5 Holiday Baking Cheats and Secrets

Pinterest mom Amy shares hacks to make holiday baking easier.

5 Holiday Baking Cheats and Secrets

The holiday season can be stressful, especially if you find yourself pressed for time and resources. Cut down on baking hassles during the holidays with these clever cheats and secrets from Amy, a mother of five who shares her best tips on Pinterest. Use these hacks to speed up the prep process, eliminate batter splatter, and keep baked goods nice and fresh.

Store Baked Goods With a Piece of Bread to Keep Them Moist

Keep cookies fresher longer by placing a piece of bread in the containter you use to store them. The baked goods will soak up the moisture from the bread, and you'll be able to enjoy them for a few extra days.

Here's What to Say (& What Not to Say) If You See Signs of Dementia in a Loved One

Talking to them about it may be uncomfortable, but it's important not to put it off.

Tackling the issue of dementia when it affects someone near and dear is very difficult, and it is hard to know how to discuss the subject with your affected loved one. However, it is important not to put it off. Just try to make sure it is a gentle encounter — for both of you.

Here are the experts' recommendations on having the first talk.

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