Don't use a wet fabric oven mitt.

Not only does water transfer heat more quickly, it can create a more severe burn as the water converts to steam and do the opposite of protecting you from the heat of the oven.

Don't use a wet fabric oven mitt.
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Store your natural peanut butter jar upside down.

The peanut oil will rise to the bottom, making it easier to stir when you open the jar.

Store your natural peanut butter jar upside down.
Store your natural peanut butter jar upside down.

Use a Mr. Clean Magic Eraser to clean your dirty oven door.

This is a nice "natural" approach as you can avoid using any harmful chemicals. For best results, try alternating between using a wet and a dry eraser. Keep in mind that you might need to scrub extra hard in some places -- so maybe do some forearm exercises and drink some protein before hand.

Use a Mr. Clean Magic Eraser to clean your dirty oven door.
Use a Mr. Clean Magic Eraser to clean your dirty oven door.

Use a mug to prop up your second bowl in the microwave

Don't forget to add additional cooking time to compensate for the additional load!

Use a mug to prop up your second bowl in the microwave
Use a mug to prop up your second bowl in the microwave

Almost every box of aluminum foil and plastic wrap comes with end locks to keep the roll in place and distributing smoothly.

Just press in the end lock tabs on the side of the box and presto. Welcome to a whole new world of smooth distribution and easy tearing.

Almost every box of aluminum foil and plastic wrap comes with end locks to keep the roll in place and distributing smoothly.
Almost every box of aluminum foil and plastic wrap comes with end locks to keep the roll in place and distributing smoothly.

Buy two foam mats and place them near your stove and the sink.

Considering you stand in place most of the time in these two areas in your kitchen, investing in a good non-slip floor mat can help alleviate the pressure of standing in the same spot for too long.

Buy two foam mats and place them near your stove and the sink.
Buy two foam mats and place them near your stove and the sink.

Coca Cola is an excellent cleaner for pots that have burned stains on them.

Pour a can over the stain and let it sit overnight.

Coca Cola is an excellent cleaner for pots that have burned stains on them.

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