Food·Posted on Nov 8, 2015Here's How To Have Cake Whenever You WantSome people meal plan smoothies; I meal plan cake.by Maitland QuitmeyerBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life Cake suits every mood. Bad day at work? Cake. Great day at work? Cake. Nervous about a date? Cake. New Line Cinema Listening to the Hamilton soundtrack and crying? Cake. But sometimes it's midnight on a Thursday and you get ~that craving~. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF food-gifs.com And say to yourself "I wish there was a way to have All Access 24/7 Cake within arm's reach." Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NBC WELL THERE IS.* View this photo on Instagram instagram.com *Speaking from personal experience. This is exactly how I make sure I can have a slice of cake whenever the eff I want: Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life LIVING MY BEST LIFE TBH. Step one: Get a cake. Doesn't matter if you bake one yourself or buy one. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life This ~fancy~ thing of beauty is the old-fashioned chocolate cake from Little Pie Company in New York — but there's no shame in Costco sheet cake or the boxed stuff! Step two: Cut that cake. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life Pro tip: To get even slices, score the cake where you're going to make your cuts before slicing all the way through. And you know the thing where you "even out" a cake by just cutting away little slivers and eating them? Can't do that when the rest of the cake is still frozen. Built in portion control, guys. *Optional:* After slicing the cake, put saran wrap or wax paper between alternating slices to prevent them from sticking back together before freezing. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life Yeah, I cut my slices on the large size. Get off my back, Mom. Step three: Stick it in a box or tupperware container so the cake doesn't get squished. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life I'm peak lazy, so I just stuck it back in the box it came in. Make it as airtight as possible. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life Step four: Stick that shit in the freezer. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life Next to the container of soup you're saving for your next illness. Hey, cake-filled freezer. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life Step five: When the ~mood strikes~ take a slice out of the freezer and stick it on a plate. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life Unwrap the slice gently like the treasure it is. Leave it on the counter to thaw for about 30-45 minutes until it reaches room temperature. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life *Do not leave cake unattended if you live with others* The best part? All the money you'll save on impulse dessert buys. Maitland Quitmeyer for BuzzFeed Life $ of a whole cake divided by 12 slices < $ of a single cake slice. And most importantly, when you want cake, NOT HAVING TO LEAVE THE HOUSE. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NBC Cake good; pants bad. ⬇️ This can be you, whenever you want. ⬇️ Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF TriStar Pictures Just wanted to share. K, bye!