DO TRY THIS AT HOME... In your kitchen

If you thought the kitchen was only good for making your dinner and washing the dishes, think again: it's also the perfect place to cook up some records! From common utensils to everyday foods, there are record-breaking opportunities in every cupboard and drawer.

If you'd like to officially apply for one of these records, click the link underneath to start an application and receive a full set of guidelines, or visit guinnessworldrecords.com.

Most lemons caught blindfolded in 30 secs

Most lemons caught blindfolded in 30 secs

Title holder: Bipin Larkin and Ashrita Furman (both USA)
Record to beat: 29
Rules: You need one thrower and one catcher
 

Most straws stuffed in the mouth

Most straws stuffed in the mouth

Title holder: Manoj Kumar Maharana (India)
Record to beat: 459
Rules: Hold them in your mouth without using your hands
 

Fastest time to butter 10 slices of bread

Fastest time to butter 10 slices of bread

Title holder: Asha Leo (UK)
Record to beat: 26.11 seconds
Rules: Spread the butter evenly *Please get a parent to supervise if you try this*
 

Fastest time to arrange the alphabet from a can of alphabet soup

Fastest time to arrange the alphabet from a can of alphabet soup

Title holder: No current record holder
Record to beat: 3 min 30 sec
Rules: Find all 26 letters as quickly as possible
 

Most spoons balanced on the body

Most spoons balanced on the body

Title holder: Dalibor Jablanovic (Sebia) (Former record holder Eitibar Elchiev pictured)
Record to beat: 79 spoons
Rules: No adhesive, must stay on for 5 seconds
 

Fastest time to drink a bottle of ketchup

Fastest time to drink a bottle of ketchup

Title holder: Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyay (India) - former record holder pictured
Record to beat: 25.37 seconds
Rules: Use a straw & it must be a 396 g glass bottle of sauce
 

Largest bubblegum bubble blown

Largest bubblegum bubble blown

Title holder: Chad Fell (USA)
Record to beat: 50.8 cm (20 in)
Rules: You're not allowed to use your hands!
 

Most M&Ms eaten in 1 minute blindfolded using chopsticks

Most M&Ms eaten in 1 minute blindfolded using chopsticks

Title holder: Ashrita Furman (USA)
Record to beat: 20
Rules: You can only pick up one Smartie or M&M at a time