(BPT) - Love to bake but feel like you sometimes do not get the end result you were hoping for? The secret is usually with the technique. It’s time to go back to the basics and break down the top techniques you may not have known you needed to master to be a baking pro.

Baking is a wonderful pastime and a common way to relax. Psychologists have even found that the act of baking may help improve your mood. However, before you can truly enjoy the mindful benefits of baking, it’s important to master the basics.