Vintage skillets on a table.

Why use a cast iron skillet? Here are some great reasons.

Why use a cast iron skillet? Let us share with you why we love ours. Using a cast iron skillet may seem outdated these days with other options available such as stainless steel, ceramic and...
Evolution of cookware this is a close up picture of a Japanese cast iron pot. The pot has three small legs on the base. The pot also has a two large rings on the handles so it could be hung on a tripod.

Evolution of cookware. Learn the history and innovation of cookware

History of cookware, how has our cookware evolved over time. Evolution of cookware, some things we don't give a second thought. Like how did our cookware evolve from stone and turtle’s shells to beautiful enamelware,...
Four Japanese Tawashi brushes

Tawashi, how well does the Japanese brush clean cast iron?

Cleaning cast iron cookware with a traditional Tawashi scrubbing brush. A Tawashi is a traditional scrubbing brush used in Japan. The brush is made from natural plant fiber it's...
Lodge manufacturing Company skillet. In the cast-iron skillet are vegetables being cooked.

Lodge Manufacturing: Why is their cast-iron loved around the world?

 Lodge Manufacturing have made cast-iron cookware for over one hundred years. What makes them stand out as the world leader in cast-iron cookware? Have you made breakfast in a Lodge skillet? If you're like me...
Is cast iron cookware safe to cook with? Boonie Hicks writer holding a cast iron pan.

Is cast iron safe? Here’s what you need to know.

Is your cast iron cookware safe? Or should you consider using alternative cookware such as stainless steel? In this article you can find out the possible health benefits of cast iron. Also...
Mushrooms cooking in a Lodge cast iron skillet.

Lodge cast iron skillet | perspective from a cast iron enthusiast.

Find out how a cast-iron owner feels about his Lodge cast iron skillet.  The short answer, "I love my little Lodge cast iron skillet but I wish I went for the bigger 12 inch skillet." Okay,...
Cast iron vs enameled cast iron (Boonie Hicks member holding a seasoned skillet and an enameled cast iron dish).

Cast iron vs enameled cast iron. Which cookware is right for you?

A good cast iron skillet is an essential piece of cookware for every kitchen. If you’ve decided to purchase cast iron cookware, you have probably realized that you can...
Reasons to cook with cast iron

Why cook with cast iron? Here’s 9 great reasons.

There are a lot of reasons why to cook with cast iron. Learn the ins and outs of cooking with this old-fashioned, durable cookware. The cast-iron skillet...
Tomatoes cooking in cast iron. What are the benefits of enamel cast iron? Well you can cook acidic foods such as tomatoes.

Learn about the benefits of enameled cast iron cookware.

The compelling benefits of enameled cast iron cookware. While traditional cast iron cookware is still the darling of many people’s kitchen. A growing number of home cooks and professional chefs today prefer enamel cast iron...
Which is the best enameled cast iron cookware?

Who makes the best enameled cast iron cookware? Let’s find out.

You’ve decided to purchase enameled cast iron – congratulations! If you haven’t used this type of cookware before, you’re about to fall in love with it. Enameled cast iron is a great...

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