I love spring and summer and one of my favorite things is grilling! I love everything from the great recipes you can find to the good old charcoal smell of the fire starting for a great grill out!
There are some fabulous ideas on the web of grilling hacks and things to make grilling easier around the web and I am just amazed at all the ideas people come up with. I couldn’t wait to share them with you!
- Condiments in Mason Jars
Found at domino
I love mason jars. Every time I see the great ideas people use them for it amazes me. These are used for condiments and I love the look of them.
2. How to Make Your Grill Non-Stick
Found at Skip to my Lou
Grilling is awesome but there is nothing worse than your meat sticking! I love this hack where Skip to my Lou shows us exactly how to make that not happen!
3. Mason Jars to Hold Tea Lights for Bug Repellent
Found at A little Clarification
More mason jars! Can you tell I’m a huge fan? This is a great recipe to help keep the bugs away, a bug repellent that actually looks beautiful, now I’m for that!
4. How to make a paper plate into a bowl
Found at Turnstyle Vogue
Sometimes you just need a bowl when you are grilling out! It can be great to have on hand paper plates but here she shows you how to make a paper bowl. So clever!
5. Easily Slice Your Watermelon
Found at mama say what
I love a good summer watermelon but they can be so messy and so hard to give out to everyone. This mama shows us exactly how to cut one so everyone gets perfect pieces.
6. Grilling multiple s’mores onto a rake
Found at LifeCheating
This is a brilliant idea! Who would think to get a rake just to grill multiple s’mores? We have 5 in our family and I can’t tell you how long this usually takes. This is genius and I’m definitely doing this.
7. Using a muffin tin for condiments
Found at Yesterday on Tuesday
Muffin pans are another incredible tool in the kitchen that can be used for so much more than muffins! Check out how this blogger uses one for condiments. This is so much better than having to bring out multiple jars and plates. Love it
8. Easily Transport Charcoal
Found at Sew Many Ways
Don’t want to carry a whole bag of charcoal to a far-off grill or fire pit? No need to, just use egg cartons and you will be set! Check out her site and see how she uses these!
9. Keeping the Food Cold
Found at BeautyandBedlam
Sometimes you just need to keep food from a barbecue cool. You like to sit around and have fun with the family and friends without having to rush in food to the fridge because you are afraid of it spoiling. Check this kiddie pool idea out! I am amazed at what people come up with.
10. Grill Master Printable
Found at Column Five Media
This infographic makes grilling as easy as looking at infographics. Rather than focusing on temperatures, it lists your favorite grillables by heat and cook times. Make sure to go to their site and grab yours!
11. How to keep the mosquitos away
Found at PureWow
Grilling out can be fun but mosquitoes are not! Check out this trick to keep them away while you are grilling!
12. Easy Grill Cleaning Hack
Found at BuzzFeed
Grilling is fun, cleaning it is not! Check out this great cleaning hack to make things so much easier!
13. How to remember whose meat is whose
Found at The Typical Mom
What a great idea! Squeeze bottle of ketchup for your guests to write how well done they’d like their meat cooked. Very Creative
14. Grill Cleaning Hack
Found at domino
I won’t give away the tip, you will have to check it out on their site but it is amazing what you can do with some aluminum foil and some tongs!!
I hope you enjoyed all of these grilling tips and tricks! Have a wonderful time at the grill!