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Long-handled spoons

While they may have the charm and feel of a school cafeteria, these spoons are so useful and practical that you'll wonder how you lived without them. Buy a long-style serving spoon, sometimes called a basting spoon, to stir tall pots, baste roasts and turkeys, and keep you at a safe distance from hot sugar when you're cooking candy.Bill Hogan/ Chicago Tribune photo