Many people don’t know how to cook. Let me clarify that when I say cooking I do not mean putting something in the microwave or pressing a button on something that does all the work—not to say that using tools means you can’t cook. However, whether you know how to cook or not, you can always get better. The purpose of this article isn’t to teach you the miracle of how easy cooking is, to teach you everything you need to know or make you love cooking. The only thing I can offer you is progress. Let’s begin.