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3 Can’t Miss Cooking Hacks

Our Cooking Hacks 101 community quest not only produced a terrific Lens of the Day but it also brought in some great ideas that might come in handy when you’re working in the kitchen.

Here’s 3 that you might find helpful.

The Easiest Way to Peel a Hard Boiled Egg

1. The Easiest Way to Peel a Hard Boiled Egg

People have been peeling boiled eggs for years. Yet, everyone is still looking for the easiest way to produce a smooth, perfectly peeled egg! Many people have developed their own special method that works for them, at least, most of the time. Some people a…

Simple kitchen hack using glass jars

2. Simple kitchen hack using glass jars

Below you’ll find an image of an item that is so very important in my kitchen. It saves me time – money too – and makes several cooking tasks so much easier But it gets even better. It doesn’t cost a penny and takes about a minute, if that, to ma…

Quick way to soften butter

3. Quick way to soften butter

I don’t know how many times I’ve jumped up from my computer to bake a cake or make cookies from a recipe that looked so easy and so good I had to try it that very minute. Do you do that? I dash about, pulling the ingredients from the fridge and t…

Have you created a lens that shares a useful cooking trick? Share the link in the comments section below so we can all check it out.


Robin Svedi aka rms is a Community Organizer and member of the Creative Team at where her daily mission is to help lensmasters build better and more successful lenses about the things they know and love.

  • goatfury

    These are awesome! When I have an hour or two, I’m going to work on my two favorite cooking hacks. One is for chili from scratch, and the other is for a chicken burrito that can’t miss. Love these!

  • partybuzz

    Thanks for including my Easiest Way to Peel Hard Boiled Eggs lens. :)

  • Kathryn Grace

    Thank you so much for including my butter tip here. I’m a fan of BritFlorida, and of re-using jars in the kitchen, and she taught me some tips I didn’t know with her kitchen jar hacks. Now to check out that peeling egg tip. I hope you’ll publish more of the kitchen tips and hacks soon.

  • bloomingrose

    I can use all of those kitchen hacks!

  • aswahayah

    thanks for sharing

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