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12 cookie fails to make you feel better about your kitchen skills

Home bakers don’t always get cookies right. It’s easy to mess up macarons, classic cookies, and more. From burnt crisps to monstrously oversized cookies, here’s what can go wrong. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Cookies seem like a tried and true baked good for even amateur home bakers to […]
12 cookie fails to make you feel better about your kitchen skills
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A graphic shows how pumpkin pie looks when you mess up the recipe

In a recent experiment, I made eight mistakes while baking pumpkin pie from scratch. As a result, I created different versions of the seasonal dessert that each had their own texture. For example, I found that adding extra eggs made a pie with a cakier texture while leaving out eggs […]
A graphic shows how pumpkin pie looks when you mess up the recipe
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12 bread-baking fails to make you feel better about yourself

Baking bread has become a popular pastime for people at home. All over the world, first-time bakers are trying their hand at fragrant focaccia and airy sourdough. Many social-media users are proud to share their stunning loaves, but some are also willing to show off their failures. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
12 bread-baking fails to make you feel better about yourself
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19 baking fails to make you feel better about your kitchen skills

With many staying home more during the pandemic, a lot of people have been trying their hand at baking. Whether it’s cookies, bread, or macarons, home cooks are getting into the kitchen and testing out recipes. Social-media users have seen their share of perfect sourdough loaves on their feeds, but […]
19 baking fails to make you feel better about your kitchen skills
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31 celebrities who tried — and failed — to start their own businesses

Celebrities are known to try to leverage their fame into successful businesses – and sometimes it works. Look at Kylie Cosmetics or Casamigos tequila. Sometimes it’s an epic failure. Lindsay Lohan’s beach club, Lohan Beach House, has reportedly closed after 13 months. A prepaid debit card called the Kardashian Kard […]
31 celebrities who tried — and failed — to start their own businesses