You're no mad scientist, but you make a mean apple pie. Baking is pretty much basic science, so you might as well use some measuring beakers in the process. And they're a lot more exciting than your run-of-the-mill measuring spoons and cups.
The awesome, colourful set comes in 30mL, 60mL, tablespoon and teaspoon sizes for $US10. It's made by Oxo, the same company behind plenty of clever cooking accessories. You might never be a chemist, but you can at least play one in the kitchen. [MoMA Store]