strawberries 5 Innovative Kitchen ShortcutsIt’s incredible how many discoveries man has made. The world is no longer flat. The earth revolves around the sun. And chewing gum can prevent you from crying chopping onions.

Sure you may mock the comparison now, but let’s be honest, how really useful is it that you know the world is round? But preventing tears from chopping onions? That’s useful.

The folks at eHow have put together 5 pretty awesome kitchen shortcuts to make your life at home just a little bit easier. And the best part is they did it in under 90 seconds.

My favorite tip is #2. I will never de-stem strawberries in the same way again after see this. You’ll see what I mean.


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