These boxes can be stacked or tucked into a small space near your kitchen work station, and I would label each one by grouping of recipes: main, side, dessert, or by main ingredient: beef, pork, dairy, etc.
Recipe Box, $9.99 USD
Chartreuse Dots Recipe Box from Paper Source
This box is so cute it can be displayed on the counter top and the size is perfect for a shower gift.Chartreuse Dots Recipe Box, $13.50 USD
DIY Recipe Organizer
- I grouped her recipes (which were clipped from newspapers and magazines, gifted on notecards, or scrawled in her own writing on notebook paper)
- I created a file for each group: beef, grains, vegtables, desserts (I further broke down dessert by 'chocolate' and 'non chocolate', cookies, and cakes and pies), and gave each group it's own hanging file folder and labeled each one.
- I then hung the folders alphabetically in a clear plastic file box.
- I stored the box under a desk in the kitchen for easy access.
Why keep cocktail recipes around when you can use this two-fer: mix cocktails and use the recipe guidelines on the side. A great wedding, shower or housewarming gift.Free Shipping. Brushed Stainless Steel 32 Oz. Recipe Cocktail Shaker by Kraftware, $47.99 USD
This one requires re-writing recipes into a journal--which can get a little bit fussy--but I do like the idea of keeping a food journal on your counter top.Recipe Journal from Rag & Bone, $44.00 USD
A great shower, wedding or housewarming gift for a dessert lover.Recipe Organizer by Ryland, Peters, & Small, $14.95 USD
Moleskin fans will appreciate the stream-lined look fo this food and recipe journal. They can tuck it under their arm on the way to Whole Foods.Passions Journal by Moleskine - Recipe, $19.95 USD
For a country or wanna-be-country kitchen.Rooster Recipe Box, $26.99 USD
Another recipe book that can be displayed on the counter top, I think this one would inspire me to each more vegetables. And as Martha Stewart would say, it's a good thing.Solid Page Recipe Book by CR Gibson, $22.95 USD