Many of us are pretty set in our ways when it comes to doing certain things. However, that’s not to say we can’t be open minded on alternatives! One of the great things about the internet is that it’s a huge platform for people to share their tried and tested tips, tricks and hacks on how to do things in the best and most convenient way. Here we have a list of simple things that many of us are doing wrong! Take a look and see if there’s something you could benefit from knowing below!
Simple Things That Many Of Us Are Doing Wrong
Don’t waste a bowl, just open your packet as shown in the image below!
Instead of washing mushrooms under running water, it’s best to clean them using a brush and a wet towel. This helps to preserve the aroma.
To clean dirty pots and pans, place them in boiling water and add vinegar.
Sprinkling your chopping board with lemon juice prevents you getting teary eyed whilst cutting onions!
To bring stale cereals, nuts and potato chips back to life, bake them for 5-10 minutes.
If there’s enough people wanting ice cream, slice the tub like shown below instead of spending ages scooping out portions!
To make the most of things like chocolate spread, peanut butter and jam when you are approaching the end of a jar, add some oats for a delicious snack or breakfast!
To easily open a coconut, pierce a hole in the shell and pour out the liquid. Then place the coconut in the over for roughly 15 minutes. The coconut will then crack and split open easily!
Prevent splatters when using a mixer by using a paper plate as shown in the image below!
To open a tough pistachio, use a discarded shell to pry it open!
Potato peelers are great for creating chocolate shavings!
To make salad last longer, rinse the leaves and then store them sandwiched between paper napkins.
Burnt cookies do not need to be thrown away! Simply use a grater to shave off the overdone bits!
Separate your bananas and then wrap their ends in plastic wrap. This keeps them edible for longer!