Are you clueless in the kitchen? If so, you might want to tune into this video blog from former home-ec teacher Kathy Maister. Startcooking.com is full of fool-proof tips on turning recipes into actual meals. Kathy's three-minute lessons take beginners from soup to nuts, showing equipment, ingredients and the final product, so you can start cooking fast. You can also print her recipes, and look up techniques for stuff like how to juice a lemon (see video). You can even get great safety tips!