From the way we sit to the way we sleep, we have all been doing it the wrong way for quite a long time and that’s definitely not everything as the list goes on and on! So, yes, you are not the only one but at least some of us have figured it out and tried to fix it all!
While you enjoy this list of all the simple things you’ve been doing wrong your entire life, don’t forget to keep in mind that you are not the only one and that we are all somehow in it together!
#1 – Peeling Your Bananas
Peeling a banana might not seem like a complicated thing to do! Most of us would very simply do so by peeling it off from the top part and then enjoy eating this healthy fruit that is highly packed with essential vitamins and vital nutrients.
However, what might really surprise you is that the way you peel your bananas turned to be not the best way to do so! In fact, the best way to peel a banana fruit is right from the bottom. This way, you avoid squeezing the fruit.
Well, monkeys turned to be smart creatures as apparently, they have figured this out a long time ago!
#2 – Getting Tic Tacs Out Of The Container
You might laugh hard at yourself when you read this! Well, you are not stupid but yes we have all been using some simple basic things wrongly for quite a long time. Hence, no need to feel the embarrassment!
Next time, you feel like you need to throw a Tic Tac in your mouth, make sure you flip the Tic Tac box over, turn it on its side, and then gently open it. The lid inside the Tic Tac is designed to hold one piece of the Tic Tac.
#3 – Cooking Pot
If you have always wondered what’s the use of the whole in the pot handle, then, you might be really surprised to realize that the whole is actually designed to hold your spoon while cooking! Oh, yes, our moms never told us that!
#4 – Cleaning Blenders
It is always a good idea to make a healthy smoothie at home but it’s definitely not fun to wash the blender especially when the smell of the ingredients don’t seem like going away! However, worry not as there is always an easy way to do this and get your blender perfectly clean.
All you need is to pour some water in the blender and add a splash of dishwashing liquid and blend! The blender will clean itself and all you will need to do is rinse it off!
#5 – Using Foil
If you are always struggling when it comes to using the foil, then, maybe you are not using it the right way! Well, there is a good and simple solution right on the box that says: ‘’ Press ends to lock Roll’’, so don’t hesitate to follow the instructions and lock the roll to avoid bringing out the whole roll when using it.
In fact, the little grips will hold the roll and lock it in place when you push them!
#6 – Chinese Takeout
Most of the people would avoid Chinese takeouts even if they like them and that’s because they believe that the containers are not really convenient to eat as they are deep and narrow!
But the surprise is that these containers have a secret that will make the eating process much easier for you! Next time you order a Chinese takeout, don’t forget to unfold the container and transform it into a plate! Enjoy!
#7 – Using A Microwave More Efficiently
You are hungry, short of time, and above all need to heat two plates at once but the space in the microwave is not helping! Well, this should no longer be a problem as you can easily fix it with this smart and useful trick!
You just need to place the first plate in the microwave platter, place an upside-down coffee mug next to it and then finally place the second plate on top of the mug! And here you go, you can prepare both meals at the same time!
#8 – Eating Oreo Cookies
Who doesn’t love Oreo cookies! They are super crunchy, creamy, and yummy! And it seems that the best way to enjoy them is by dipping the entire cookie in milk but are you sure you are doing it the right way and enjoying your favorite cookie without getting your fingers all milky?
Well, we have a genius idea which requires sticking a fork into the cream filling of the oreo cookie. This way you can easily dip the entire cookie without getting your fingers milky.
#9 – A Perfectly Grilled Cheese Sandwich
You can always make your mornings special and prepare that perfectly grilled cheese sandwiches. You just need to turn your toaster sideways, insert a slice of bread, a slice of cheese and when it’s ready slowly pull out the finished product to avoid having gooey cheese on any of the toaster parts.
#10 – Starbucks Lids
This piece of information might be new for most of you! Next time you are enjoying your Starbuck drink, make sure you use its lid as a coaster. Oh yes, in fact, Starbucks lids are not only designed to hold a straw and keep your drink from spilling but they can be equally used as coasters. Smart, right!
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