4 Beautiful Wooden Bowl Decorating Ideas

wooden bowl decorating ideas in a living room

If you’re looking for ways to decorate with wooden bowls, there are so many ways you can use them. Wooden bowls can be used in many creative ways to decorate your home. You can use a few bowls to create a beautiful arrangement or use them to create an artistic centerpiece. If you’re looking for […]

Why Wood is the Best Bowl for Food Photography

Are you looking for the perfect bowl for your food photography? Want to take photos of food that are sure to make people drool? The props, the lighting, and the colors you choose will help you create mouth-watering images for your restaurant menu, blog, or social media pages. If you are looking for the best […]

How to Care for Wooden Spoons

Soapy water and a quick dry is the best practice for how to care for wooden spoons

Wooden spoons are great for cooking because they don’t scratch your pans, don’t melt, and don’t transfer heat the way metal or plastic spoons do. They are a must-have in any kitchen. But if you want your wooden spoons to last for years, you need to clean and care for them properly. Have you ever […]

The Best Five Year Anniversary Gifts are Made of Wood

The 5th Year wedding anniversary gift is commonly made of wood. Happy Anniversary spelled out in wooden letter blocks adorned with blue and gold ornaments.

Each year of marriage is traditionally celebrated with a specific gift that represents the strength of your marriage. When you’ve made it to 5 years, the traditional anniversary gift is wood. We have put together a list of the best 5-year anniversary wood gifts to give your spouse. What does wood symbolize? When a marriage […]

How to Choose the Best Wood for Your Cutting Board

what is the best wood for cutting boards?

One reason people love wood cutting boards is because of their durability. A good cutting board that’s properly cared for can last a lifetime. However, if you purchase a cutting board made from the wrong type of wood, you may end up having to replace it in just a few years. This is because some […]

How to Build the Best Board

Do you know how to build a charcuterie board? It usually starts with meats and cheeses.

If you’ve ever perused Pinterest or Instagram for entertaining ideas, you’ve probably seen a charcuterie board. If you’re not sure what a charcuterie board is, it is a variety of meats, cheeses, breads, fruits, nuts, or crackers assembled on a wooden serving board or cutting board. If you want to build a beautiful charcuterie board, […]

Wood vs Plastic Utensils: Does it Really Matter?

Choose wisely. When selecting wooden cooking utensils vs plastic, look at several factors.

When it comes to cooking, the right utensils can make all the difference. If you’ve ever had a discussion about which is better, wooden cooking utensils vs plastic, you may have been met with some debate. Some people swear by wood and use it for everything. In fact, many professional chefs insist that a wooden […]

Uses For All Sizes of Bowls

Different bowl sizes are part of the bowl turning process.

Some home kitchens get by on having one sized bowl for eating and a couple different sized bowls for cooking. Those kitchens may only know those as “small bowls” or “big bowls,” but there are many sizes that can fall in between. Different bowl sizes provide many uses, whether they be big or small, or […]

Come See Our Newest Collection of Wooden Furniture

Wooden furniture designed by the Holland Bowl Mill. A wooden coffee table with hairpin legs.

We’ve boasted for a long time now that Holland Bowl Mill does more than just bowls. Along with our wooden bowls of unmatched quality, we produce wooden utensils, wooden cutting boards, wooden plates, and much more. Now Holland Bowl Mill can add another product to our amazing list of quality items: wooden furniture. Our furniture […]

The World’s Oldest Wooden Bowl

Old wooden bowl on a shelf.

When Holland Bowl Mill ensures a lifetime guarantee on our products, we really mean it. With proper care and cleaning, a wooden bowl will last for generations, and that’s no joke. In fact, it may even be an understatement. Even though Holland Bowl Mill is known for our new wooden bowls, you should also consider […]

Finding Out the Right Cutting Board Sizes

Assorted cutting board sizes made from Holland Bowl Mill

Cutting boards come in many sizes (and at Holland Bowl Mill, they come in different shapes, too). To make sure that your cutting boards can handle all of your kitchen needs, you need to find out what cutting board sizes make sense for you, and how you can utilize different sizes (and shapes!) of wooden […]

What Are the Best Foods to Serve in Wooden Bowls?

Wooden serving bowls stacked in a kitchen shelving unit.

You’re hosting the next big get-together, but you still haven’t figured out the menu. What you choose to serve is more than just the taste, but also the presentation. Create a brilliant spread and impress your guests with the best foods to serve from your wooden bowls. A wooden serving bowl can come in a […]