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February 18, 2014

Teaching Tuesday: Measuring Conversions For Cooking & Baking (With Helpful Infographic!)

This week's Teaching Tuesday is something everyone can benefit from, especially if you're frequently in the kitchen making Happy Herbivore recipes ;).

So strap on your math hats because we're about to do some measuring conversions! (Don't worry, they're pretty easy.)

If you read my post on baking perfection and troubleshooting tips, rule #5 on my list is conversions. For example, did you know there are 8 fluid ounces in 1 cup? Or 2 tablespoons equal 1 fluid ounce?

You probably won't memorize these conversions right away, so until you do, here's a really helpful infographic created by Chasing Delicious that breaks it all down. (Source)

Not pictured: 1/3 cup = 5 tablespoons + 1 tsp

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