It turns out you might have been using your strainer wrong.
A pasta-draining tip making the rounds on Twitter is blowing people’s minds.
“Good morning to everyone. Just saw this on Facebook and spazzed,” Twitter user @Daibellaaa wrote along side a picture of the tip.
It’s safe to assume that most people place their strainer in the sink, pouring the contents of their pot into it.
Apparently, there’s an easier way. Simply, place the strainer into the pot and pour the excess liquid down the sink.
This article originally appeared on Better Homes and Gardens.