Getting More Juice From Citrus Fruits A lemon or lime taken straight from the refrigerator is harder to juice than one left at room temperature or warmed slightly. To get the most juice, microwave citrus fruits for 20 seconds before squeezing.
Keep lettuce fresh longer. The dry paper towel absorbs moisture from the lettuce which is one of the main reasons why it wilts and turns soggy so fast. It's also important to get the lettuce as dry as possible before storing in the first place.