What's your favorite "can't do without" kitchen gadget? I bought one of these several years ago for $2.99 and use it every time I slice cheese. It is cheap and wonderfully easy to use and to clean up. I subsequently bought them as stocking stuffers for everybody and they love them too. But they are hard to find. (I have no stock in the company, etc.) Thick n' Thin Cheese Slicer By the way, our kitchen drawers are full of electric gadgets (choppers, dicers, slicers) that are just too much trouble to use and clean up. And, yes, I've had the pretty marble base, wire cheese cutters. They are OK, but a pain to clean and one of the kids broke the little stainless wire.