Tried and true.If you need to soften butter quickly but don't want to melt it. Put boiling hot water in a microwave safe glass to heat the glass. Dump the water out and flip it over your stick of butter. In a few minutes it will be softy soft to use!
20 Genius Baking Hacks (Don't You Feel Smarter Already?)
From slicing cheesecake with an unexpected household item to quickly ripening bananas on command and even making DIY buttermilk to order, these baking hacks will help you create recipes in sometimes unexpected but always delightful ways.
Yes to all the ideas but homemade frosting. Instead use your favorite tub frosting, but whip it in the mixer first and add a teaspoon of vanilla to all flavors, except if you want lemon flavor frosting add a teaspoon of lemon to plain white frosting.