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Solution: Set Timers and Make Lists

"To make multitasking a little easier, find ways to remind yourself to check on the several things you're doing. Set timers to go off when you need to check on doneness of meats or vegetables. Make a list of your tasks, and read over it every few minutes. Get in the habit of stopping every few minutes to look around the kitchen for potential problems or things you've momentarily forgotten."

—Harold McGee

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