Example of Global scopes in ammannbe/RecipeManager

File app/Models/OrderByNameScope.php (link to Github)
use Illuminate\Database\Eloquent\Model;
use Illuminate\Database\Eloquent\Scope;
use Illuminate\Database\Eloquent\Builder;

class OrderByNameScope implements Scope
{
    public function apply(Builder $builder, Model $model): void
    {
        $builder->orderBy('name');
    }
}
File app/Models/Ingredients/Unit.php (link to Github)
use Illuminate\Database\Eloquent\Model;

class Unit extends Model
{
    //
    protected static function boot()
    {
        parent::boot();

        static::addGlobalScope(new OrderByNameScope);
    }
    //
}

Additional resources on global scopes: