10+ kitchen hacks to make your life easier

One of the great things about internet is how it can make our life so much easier with only one click. If you've recently moved out of your parents house and are starting to discover how wonderful and complicated being on your own can turn out, then you must have noticed that most of the time the hard questions present themselves while on the kitchen.

But fear no more! Here you'll find plenty of hacks that will make time spent cooking dinner or cleaning appliances a lot more fun (and, why not, less expensive). You don't have a list of favorite kitchen hacks yet? Then listen up! We're bringing you the good stuff!

A Watched Pot Never Boils

One of the most common problems within the kitchen occurs when a pot of water unexpectedly boils over. Not only is this a downright nuisance, but there are times when scalding water can present a real danger. Were you aware that you can prevent this from occurring with the use of a wooden spoon?Place the wooden spoon over the open pot of water. Once the bubbles reach the top, they will be pierced by the handle of the spoon. This helps to prevent costly and time-consuming overflows!

Peeling Potatoes

Most of us consider peeling potatoes to be a downright chore. This is particularly the case if you have a great deal to prepare before a family meal. Another excellent kitchen hack is to us the very same boiling water that we mentioned above. Slice the skin of the potato around its circumference (the thickest portion in the middle) with a knife. Place the potato in boiling water for approximately 15 minutes. Then, remove it and allow the surface to cool for a bit. You will note that peeling the skin is now much easier than before.

 

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