Quote of the Day #138 “Cooking and baking is both physical and mental therapy.” Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related 10 thoughts on “Quote of the Day #138” Add yours Yes, it is! I tend to cook more than I bake, though. Cooking is an art, while baking is a science. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Really?! Wait tell me the difference lol LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Yes, there’s a difference! Ingredient proportions, temperature, and timing have to be pretty exact when you’re baking because a little too much flour here or not enough baking time there could completely affect your dish in a negative way (like underbaking a pie crust, making a soufflé fall, or turning what’s supposed to be a creamy custard into scrambled eggs). Cooking allows more leeway for adjusting seasoning and making changes on the fly. Cooking is more about taste than form. LikeLiked by 1 person Ahhh okay. I gotcha. I’ve baked some but not much so I had no idea! LikeLiked by 1 person I bake well if I follow a recipe, but baking on the fly is not my thing. I can make cookies, some cakes and frosting, and the occasional cream puff, but I’m no pastry chef. LikeLiked by 1 person Become a pastry chef! Do it! LikeLiked by 1 person I’ll leave the pastry chef-ing to the pros. I’d much rather eat the pastries. LikeLiked by 1 person True! so true LikeLiked by 1 person Even traditional guys see benefits when they watch their wives cook. Good home-baked brownies cure the soul. Not microwaved chicken soup. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I like to cook too though! I’ll cook for her LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.