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    Lightbulb Place a wooden spoon over pot to keep it from boiling over

    my boyfriends mom told me this at first I thought yeah right but it works. when it starts to boil place a wooden spoon across the pot, it wont boil over
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    Very true --this is one of those neat little tips.
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    I love those neat little tips
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    Default Re: Place a wooden spoon over pot to keep it from boiling over

    Something else that will work (at least it does when cooking beets) is to rub butter or margarine around the rim of the pot & they will not boil over. Have no idea why this works but it does (guess I should have paid more attention in my science classes years ago).

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    Default Re: Place a wooden spoon over pot to keep it from boiling over

    Wow! What a great tip!

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    Default Re: Place a wooden spoon over pot to keep it from boiling over

    Now that's a tip! Thanks for sharing!
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