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How to Soften Butter 5 Easy Ways
Learn how to properly soften butter to room temperature (and why it's important that you do).
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Want to bake better cookies? Check out these common cookie baking mistakes before you bake another batch.
How to Make Those Iconic, Soft, Grocery-Store Sugar Cookies at Home
A nostalgic favorite, these pillowy frosted sugar cookies are the easiest way to impress this holiday season.

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How To Make Cinnamon Rolls
You can prep sweet rolls and sticky buns the day before: just cover the baking sheet with greased plastic wrap and let them rise in the fridge overnight. Pull them out in the morning when you preheat the oven.
How to Make Cheesecake Step by Step
Learn to bake smooth, restaurant-quality cheesecakes with these tips.

5 Easy Tips to Make Store-Bought Pie Crust Taste Homemade

We asked pastry pros how they make the most of this popular shortcut ingredient. Their answers were surprisingly simple.