Squeaky Clean Leeks
Leeks have dirt in between - even if you can't see it. Before using, soak in water or wash in between the layers.
Don't Boil Over!
Place a wooden spoon over top of boiling water to keep it from boiling over!
Ice Your Herbs
For fresh herbs any time; fill an ice tray with your favorites like rosemary or basil. Cover with olive oil and freeze! Throw into a pan the next time you need to cook with herbs.
Clean Break for Eggs
Don't walk on egg shells! Try cracking eggs on a flat surface instead of a rounded edge to reduce the amount of shells