The Lazy Girl’s Guide To Being A Good Cook

I love cooking, but I wasn’t always a great cook. I’d accidentally burn garlic, overcook pasta, over salt veggies and start preparing some cookie dough only to realize that I was short one ingredient. It takes a lot of time, a lot of patience and a lot of watching Food Network and scouring food blogs before I actually became a little better than decent at the whole cooking thing. I basically pretend I’m Ina Garten from Barefoot Contessa.

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Except more fabulous.

But what should you do if you really want to become a great cook, especially with the holidays coming up, yet you have absolutely zero skills. What if something as simple as boiling water is a pain in the ass? Well, stress no more because The Lazy Girl’s Guide is here to save you. Check out these 10 completely useful and not at all sarcastic tips that’ll help you become a dope cook in no time.

What are some real bits of advice that you have for people who want to start cooking? What dishes do you think are totally fool proof? Let us know in the comments!

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