This is a re-post from Britt @ Yellow Umbrella (THANK YOU BRITT!). Since I suck and am completely clueless in the kitchen, I HAD to share it! And believe me, I will probably be referencing it frequently.
You can thank me (and Britt) now.
*Image source: Everest Kitchens. If you'd like to find a printable version of this cheat sheet, please visit the Everest site