To bake, or not to bake
Have you considered taking up baking? Or perhaps you think that this skill is just a hassle to learn. Baking actually has plenty of benefits and the more you think about it, the more you’ll realize why people love to bake. With that said, here are our 7 best reasons that’ll prove you otherwise!
1. Baking is a pretty useful skill
You may think that taking up baking might be intimidating or “too precise” for you. But you’ll be able to spread so much joy through baking. With upcoming parties, potlucks and events; you can volunteer to bring happiness to the table. Apart from that, imagine being called “the baker” among your group of friends. Now that’s a title to be proud of!
2. It’s Fun
The process may be messy but there’s a lot of fun involved like sampling the batter!
3. Two words: Baking. Therapy
Baking consists of a series of repetitive actions, and that makes baking so relaxing. The whole process calms your mind especially when you’re in the zone.
4. It’s Healthier
When you’re in charge, you’ll be able to choose your own ingredients. You’ll know exactly what you’re putting in your desserts and you don’t have to worry if there’s too much added preservatives or food colouring. – and you can finally stop pestering the over-the- counter lady if their desserts are gluten-free!
5. It challenges your creativity
Baking your own desserts allows you to let your imagination run wild! Now before you say that you’re not artistic or lack creativity, we’re here to tell you that there is no wrong way in designing your own cake. Everyone’s their own unique artist and the way you frost your cake will prove it.
6. You get to impress your in-laws
Baking brings a lot of people together, especially families. Most parents would be happy to receive freshly homemade bread from their children, but imagine the look on their faces when their son/daughter in-law bakes for them; they will be thrilled! – It’ll also give them something to boast about to their other parent friends too.
7. Baking may turn into a job you love
If you’ve found out your passion is baking, you may just have found your true calling. Baking can open up an opportunity for you to fulfill your lifelong dream of being self-employed. Everyone wants to be their own boss, and if you think you’ve got what it takes to create desserts for other people, you should open your own bakery!