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Baking Tips

Frugal Baking


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Baking Problems and Cakes  Common baking problems, what causes them, and how to fix them.


Building a Better Cake  Tips to make a better looking and better tasting cake.


Delightful Dump Cakes and Chocolate Cherry Dump Cake Recipe  What are Dump cakes and how to make Dump Cakes plus a simple Chocolate Cherry Dump Cake Recipe.



You and Your Cookies  Tips for baking crispy, crunchy and better cookies.



Bread Crumb Cooks   How to Make Bread Crumbs and How to Use Them.


Cooking with Amaranth, by Nikki Willhite  The nutrition and benefits of cooking with amaranth and a carrot cookie recipe.


How to Make Homemade Stuffing, by Nikki Willhite   Tips for making great homemade stuffing.



Cooking with Dates  Information about dates and a very simple cookie recipe.


Fruit Cake: Fact, Fiction or Urban Legend?  Commentary and facts about fruit cake.


Quirky Quick Breads The difference between baking powder and baking soda, and why some quick bread does not rise







Tightwad Tidbits

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Click below to find hundreds of money saving
tips in alphabetical order


A - Frugal Tips: Acne - Automobiles


B - Frugal Tips:  Babies - Buttons


C - Frugal Tips: Cakes - Cutting Boards


D - Frugal Tips:  Dandruff - Dryers


E - Frugal Tips:  Eating Out - Eyeliner


F - Frugal Tips:  Fabric - Furniture


G- Frugal Tips:  Garage Sales - Groceries


H - Frugal Tips:  Hair Humidifiers


I - Frugal Tips:  Ice - Ironing


J - Frugal Tips:  Jars - Junk Mail


K - Frugal Tips:  Ketchup - Kitchen Pot Hangers


L - Frugal Tips:  Ladders - Lotions


M - Frugal Tips:  Mac and Cheese - Mushrooms


N - Frugal Tips:  Nail Polish - Nuts


O - Frugal Tips: Oatmeal - Ovens


P - Frugal Tips: Paint - Pumpkins


Q - Frugal Tips: Quiche - Quilting


R - Frugal Tips: Radishes - Rubbing Alcohol


S - Frugal Tips: Sales - Sweetened Condensed Milk


T - Frugal Tips: Tablecloths - TV Dinners


U - Frugal Tips: Upholstery Fabric - Utilities


V - Frugal Tips: Vacations - Vinyl Tablecloths


W - Frugal Tips: Wallpaper - Wreaths


XYZ - Frugal Tips - Yams - Zucchini



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