Timesaving Tip: Peel an Egg in 10 Seconds

Cynthia Dermody
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Someday, when my kids are older and not as demanding, I'd like to slow down a little and savor the process of preparing a meal. It's always so relaxing when I watch them do it on the Food Network.

But today, I'm looking for ways to speed things up in the kitchen so I can get grub on the table and get on with it. Take a look at this video on how to peel a hardboiled egg in 10 seconds ...

I need more of these techniques for some of my most time-consuming tasks ... and food processors don't count, because I don't have one.

  • Mincing onions, garlic, celery, everything
  • Removing the silver skin from meats
  • Grating cheese
  • De-veining shrimp

I'm looking for tips so please share any videos, gadgets, techniques, or vouchers for free cooking classes with me.

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