You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Red Sox Live

4

1

Final

Spill all you want, then use Scrubby to mop up

Continue reading below

For the spills and splashes that are as much a part of cooking as chopping, Now Designs makes Scrubby dish cloths. The 10-inch squares ($7 for three) are mesh polyester on one side for cleaning countertops and surfaces, absorbent cotton terry on the other for wiping them dry. The cloths can also act as a non-abrasive scrub on baking pans. The striped and solid cloths come in assorted colors, including a cheerful peppermint red and white. After using, Scrubbys dry quickly and can go in the washing machine. Think of them as extensions of your hand. Available at Kitchen Outfitters, Acton Woods Plaza, 342 Great Road, Acton, 978-263-1955; KitchenWares by Blackstones, 215 Newbury St., Boston, 857-366-4237; Tags Hardware, Porter Square Shopping Center, 29 White St., Cambridge, 617-868-7711. JEAN KRESSY

Loading comments...

Wake up with today's top stories.

Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
or
Please enter a valid email
BostonGlobe.com will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com