Turn a ceramic mug upside down and run your knife blade along the unglazed ring to sharpen it.
Use a piece of broken eggshell to scoop out any stray shell fragments from cracked eggs.
Microwave garlic cloves for 10 seconds to make the peeling process a breeze.
Speed up avocado ripening by placing them in a paper bag with a banana.
Chill warm beverages rapidly by wrapping a wet paper towel around the bottle and freezing it.
Freeze fresh herbs in olive oil using ice cube trays for future culinary adventures.
Mix 1 tablespoon of white vinegar or lemon juice with 1 cup of milk as a handy buttermilk alternative.
Prevent food from sticking by sprinkling salt in a cold skillet.