Have you ever had that moment when you turn around and the pot is boiling over the sides??? Well I have had it happen many, many times. So one day while I was talking with my grandmother about it, she told me about a tip on how to avoid it and all it required was a wooden spoon! Yes, just a wooden spoon! I couldn't believe it.
How To Stop Boiling Water with Wooden Spoon:
All you simply need to do is put a wooden spoon across the pot while boiling and it will never boil over. It's as simple as that. As you can see from the photo it works. I now always place a spoon over any pot that is boiling when I cook. One tip is that you need to use a pot that is the correct size for what you are cooking. This will not work if you are overfilling the pot to begin with.
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