Check out the clever kitchen tips from DaveHax
You can refill old herb and spice jars from a packet. And when you’re done , use a pair of scissors to cut the name of the box. Then take a piece of tape, stick it to the cart and tape it to the jar to form a label.
If one of your gas hobs isn’t lighting properly when you press the ignition. Here’s a safe way to lighter not want your fingers burned light could do if you are using a match. Take one length of spaghetti then start one of the other hobs. Use that to light the spaghetti. Crumbs for the flame over to the hob that doesn’t light properly and turned on the gas and it will light straight up.
To make useful storage containers at a plastic bottles, first carefully cut off the top with a knife and remove the label. If the top is a bit ragged, use a pair of scissors to give you a nice smooth edge. Do exactly the same again so you have two. Then using your pair of scissors make a small lits down the side of one so it fits neatly inside the other. These make great storage containers for dry foods like pasta and rice.
If you’re trying to follow a recipe from a book but keep losing your page or you don’t want to get your cook messy. Just hook one of these clothes hangers on a cupboard handle and use it as a book holder. This will stop using a page and help keep your book clean.
And finally, when your boiling something in a pan, if you place a wooden spoon over the top. It’ll stop from boiling.