If you're not already a fan of Laura Vitale, let us introduce you. Laura is an Italian-born cook who gained popularity through her cooking series on YouTube, called Laura in the Kitchen, and now she also has her own show on Cooking Channel, Simply Laura. It comes as no surprise that the home cook has over two million subscribers online — her "anyone can cook" attitude combined with her approachable recipes and charismatic presence make her impossible not to love. We've learned some pretty ingenious cooking tips from the expert that we're sharing ahead. Keep reading to learn a life-changing, ingenious waffle-iron hack, the best way to use Nutella, and more.