Make It: DIY Color Coded Cutting Boards

by on Mar 13, 2015

Letters for a woodburning kit are shown on a stack of wood with three colors of paint.
Photo: Dream a Little Bigger

Let’s face it: food poisoning is pretty much the worst. To help avoid mixing your meat juices with, say, your veggies, color coded and labeled cutting boards are a great idea. Here’s how to make your own!     

three cutting board with apple chopped next to a green knife
Photo: Dream a Little Bigger

Start with a few inexpensive bamboo cutting boards (you can find these for cheap at TJ Maxx, HomeGoods, and the like) then get some paint and a wood burning tool and you’re all set to follow this tutorial from Dream a Little Bigger! Good luck and happy non-contaminated cooking!