Doing the Daily Ordinary thing’s extraordinary well


Practice makes a man perfect,presenting the things you might have been doing wrong all your life and the right way to do them:


1. Holding a wine glass

all-loweredA glass of wine needs to be held by pinching the stem with your forefinger and thumb. Not by wrapping your hand around it.



2. How do you cut watermelons?

pictorial_thumb[6]Slicing watermelons is not the best idea. They should be cut crosswise instead.



3. The way to eat cupcakes

rsz_cupcakeThis is the right way of eating cupcakes





4. Wearing bobby pins

53a06ad72b3ed_-_cos-05-hairpin-de-5016518Bobby pins should be worn with the wavy side facing down.





5. The right way to eat apple

Eating-appleAn apple should be eaten top to bottom not by biting into its side.




6. How to get the best out of chicken wings?

20091031-chickenwingvideoTo get the best out of chicken wings, pull off the cartilage on the wider end and get rid of the bones instead of just nibbling meat off the bones.




7. How to eat a burger

rsz_rsz_hold-a-burger-2The right way to enjoy your burger is to place your thumb and little finger at the bottom of the burger and support the top with the other three fingers.




8. The way to hull strawberries

Hull-StrawberriesThe right way to hull strawberries is to use a straw.




9. How to cut a mango

3b76014713a266f56c490cc87c04a58eThe right way to chop mangoes is to cut in cubes before peeling them.




10. Use of moisturizer

13-skincare-2_1435670911Moisturiser is not supposed to be rubbed into your skin but just slightly tapped.




11. Know how to tie your shoelaces?

Screen-Shot-2013-02-06-at-2.47.34-PMWhile tying your shoelaces, the bow must rest horizontally, else you risk them getting untied quickly.




12. Peeling potatoes

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Potatoes can be peeled without a peeler. Simply dunk them in boiling water until tender, then in ice cold water and pull the skin away.




13. Folding your trousers?

rsz_folding-pants-cat-morleyIf you don’t want to spoil the original crease of your pants, then don’t fold them flatly; make sure you tuck in the front and back ends so that the crease of both legs match each other. Then fold the pants.




14. Nail painting

rsz_3captureRandom strokes of nail paint is not how you get perfectly groomed nails. You need to follow the following directions.



15. Cleaning a blender

93You should never try to clean a blender by scrubbing it. Instead just add some dish washing liquid and water, and blend it.