5 simple things that every bad cook does wrong...
Adam Rifkin stashed this in Patience
DON'T DO THESE THINGS:
5. Cutting meat too soon after cooking it.
4. Using high heat on everything.
3. Not knowing your pans.
2. Going crazy with the seasoning.
1. Messing with it too much.
BE PATIENT. If you're going to be a good cook, you gotta find time for that.