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19 Things Everyone Who Really Loves Baking Will Understand

It's normal to stay up watching videos of people baking bread, OK?

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1. You're addicted to pretty much any show that involves baking.

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2. And nothing pisses you off like watching a TV show and seeing someone baking all wrong.

Nope nope nope nope nope.
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Nope nope nope nope nope.

3. You deeply mistrust the idea of baking cakes in the microwave.

It just doesn't feel right.
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It just doesn't feel right.

4. You're a maths genius when it comes to converting measurements now.

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5. You have a list of products that would help you achieve your baking dreams.

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But unfortunately most of them are really, really expensive.

6. You're an appointed cake-maker for all of your loved ones' birthdays.

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7. You signed up to Pinterest just to make a ~baking inspiration~ board.

8. You have abnormally large quantities of random ingredients.

Massive bags of sugar? Yep. Giant packets of chocolate chips? Of course.
Twitter: @Cakesbycupcake

Massive bags of sugar? Yep. Giant packets of chocolate chips? Of course.

9. You get pissed off when someone assumes it's easy, because actually baking is basically a science.

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10. You're pretty sure your friends love your baking as much as they love you.

11. Which is perfect, because when you're broke it's your go-to gift.

12. You have strong feelings about people thinking muffins and cupcakes are the same.

*pulls out giant document with Harvard referencing about why they are definitely not the same*
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*pulls out giant document with Harvard referencing about why they are definitely not the same*

13. You're running out of room for all your aesthetically pleasing cookbooks.

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14. You have an irrational dislike of at least one baked good because it literally never goes right.

Seriously, fuck you, choux pastry.
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Seriously, fuck you, choux pastry.

15. You're partial to some midnight baking.

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16. As well as stress baking.

17. You frequently get into a rabbit hole of baking videos on YouTube.

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A few videos in and before you know it you're up at 2am watching someone knead dough.

18. You low-key get quite emotional when something has gone wrong.

What a waste. What. A. Waste.
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What a waste. What. A. Waste.

19. But when it does go right, it's the best damn feeling.

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And it makes all the cleaning up you have to do after kind of bearable.