With these 15 great baking tricks you can bake things in your kitchen easily and efficiently. Check out!


Baking is fun, and eating your creations is even better, but that doesn’t mean it’s not time-consuming and messy! With these hacks you can make baking easier and more enjoyable.

1. Soften the brown sugar

Haven’t used your brown sugar in a while and pull it out of the pantry to find it hard as a rock? Microwave it with a wet paper towel for 20-30 seconds and it’ll loosen right up.

2. Salvage your hockey pucks

Burned the bottom of your cookies or cupcakes? Don’t toss them! Simply use a microplane zester to shave off just the burnt part.

3. From stiff to spreadable

Don’t have time to wait for that butter or cream cheese to soften? Turn on a heating pad, place a thin dish towel over it and then place your butter or cheese on the covered pad. It will soften in minutes.

Visit SkinnyMom to read the full post.