Kitchen Keeping: Most Memorable Advice?

What is the best or the most memorable advice that you have ever received on organizing, cleaning, shopping, cooking in, and just generally keeping a happy kitchen?

And perhaps more importantly - do you follow it? Read on for a favorite bit of kitchen cleaning advice.For us, it is probably our grandmother and mother's encouragement to "Clean as you go." Do we always do it? No. Do we feel better cooking when we take time to wash dishes and clean counters? Yes.

What about you? Best advice on kitchen keeping - sound off here.

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Re-edited from post originally published on September 24, 2007

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