According to some, a watched pot never boils. But according to those who fear danger, a watched pot is an important safety measure! So if you ever get nervous about leaving the kitchen when a pot of water is boiling, we are thrilled to present you with the perfect hack.
Earlier this week, Twitter user JustinHillister shared photos of a magical water-boiling trick he came up with. "FaceTiming the water so it doesn't boil over while I’m watching tv in the other room," he tweeted, alongside two photos of his masterpiece. One is a picture of his wife Taylor's iPhone propped up and filming the pot, and the other is a screenshot of his FaceTime sesh with the pot from the other room.