Hardware

An immersion, or stick, blender is a must for any cook. At the very least, it’s the easiest way to make a protein shake for breakfast and not have to wrestle with a blender.

Cuisinart Smart Stick CSB-75BC 200 Watt 2 Speed Hand Blender, Brushed Chrome

KitchenAid KHB1231 2-Speed Hand Blender  Empire Red Electric Mixer

My wooden mixing spoon is my most trusty sidekick in the kitchen, aside from my tongs. I think everyone needs a wooden spoon. It will make your life better.

Classic Wooden 12-inch Kitchen Spoon – Set of 3

A good pair of stainless steel tongs come in handy for all sorts of things. If I have to get a prosthesis to replace one of my hands, I would want tongs.

OXO Good Grips 12-Inch Stainless-Steel Locking Tongs

Having a variety of sizes is a good options as well. They are useful as serving utensils and the large ones can be unwieldy at a dinner table.

Set of 3 – 7, 9, 12 Inch Heavy Duty, Non-stick, Stainless Steel Kitchen Tongs for Barbeque, Cooking, Grilling Turner – A Serving and Feeding Set for Your Kitchen Collection