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Spring Clean Your Kitchen

A better body begins in the kitchen. Faith Durand of TheKitchn.com shows you how to prime yours.

Even if you don't consider yourself a gourmet chef, your kitchen is one of the most influential rooms in your house. “The kitchen is where all the action is centered, so it can easily become cluttered and weigh you down. Cleaning it out for spring is like a fresh start, helping you bring good energy into your home,” says Faith Durand, executive editor of TheKitchn.com, sister site to Maxwell Ryan’s hit for home décor, Apartment Therapy

And since your kitchen is the hub of many of your food choices, one that’s clean, organized and mindfully stocked helps ensure those choices are healthy. Follow Durand’s tips for pitching, scrubbing, and prepping and you’ll be putting down the takeout menu and cranking up your (spotless) stove in no time: