I love cooking. However, I don't like to be chained to kitchen.

If I can find ways to cut corners and save time, I'm all for it.

With these 21 quick cooking tips we'll certainly do that.

If you run out of butter use applesauce in it's place. Or use applesauce in place of oil as well for a healthier and lighter recipe.

A quick way to core your head of lettuce is to slam it, core side down, on the cutting board. The core will pop right out.

Hate it when your cutting board slides on the counter? Put a damp towel or paper towel under neath it and no more slip-n-slide action.

Or how about this? When you need butter in your recipe and the stick is stil frozen. Grate the butter and it will be easy to melt and incorporate into your recipe.

For more helpful tips check out this link for the 21 Cooking Tips that will Change your life.