Most pistachios are a snap to open, but every bag has a handful of holdouts: Those nuts with just the tiniest opening in the shell, like an obnoxious smirk. No need to ruin your nails or teeth trying to get inside, though! We have two easy ways to crack a tough nut.
Video:One of my favourite Christmas traditions as a kid was carefully unwrapping the old ornaments to decorate the tree. Of course, if you didn't safely store them last year, you might be greeted by a box of decorative broken glass. Luckily there are a few simple ways to keep them intact.