Easy Slicing This tip works great to cut hard winter squashes like acorn or butternut. Lay them on a baking sheet and place in a oven for about 15 minutes. Once slightly cool, a sturdy knife slices through them easily - plus, the skins peel right off!
Simple trick to buying perfectly ripe avocados. For a perfectly ripe avocado, start with these tips: First, find a good candidate by selecting avocados that are a very dark green without any obvious indents or smooshy parts. It should be heavy and firm.