One of life's little annoyances: you're enjoying some cookies with a tall, thin glass of milk; and all of a sudden, the milk is too low, and you can't reach it with your cookie!  Curses!  Well, that's what utensils are for...

I love this trick, because it involves using a fork for exactly what it's intended for; but nobody thinks of it, because nobody eats cookies with anything but their fingers!  Check it out: