This is a quick and easy fix for at least one of your problems. Where to put your cooking utensils.
Step 1: All You Need:
•Magnetic Metal Surface (refrigerator)
Step 2: Hanging
It's that easy and it clears up some counter space and looks neat and organized. It also makes it easy to just grab whatever you need instead of digging through a bunch of them in a counter top utensil holder or drawer.