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Garden cake

Everything is growing great! This year for my daughter’s birthday she requested a garden. My daughter’s green thumb did not come from me. I think she inherited it from her great-grandmother (that gene definitely skipped a few generations). She has … Continue reading

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Shamrock Cupcakes

What is St. Patrick’s Day without Shamrocks? In my younger days, I can remember spending countless hours looking for a four-leaf clover.  I say that, yet I suspect I tired after a few minutes and went on to some other … Continue reading

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Lucky Cupcakes

Last year I made a set of St. Patrick’s Day cupcakes.  Since I was not able to post them right away, I saved them for this year. 

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Birthday Camping Cake

I am always looking for an excuse to make a cake these days.  Here is my latest creation.  A birthday cake for a dear friend who loves AHG and camping.

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Gum Paste Glue

The other day I received a phone call from my sister.  She was working on a cake for my niece’s birthday. This was to be her first fondant cake. She had been to several stores in search of gum paste … Continue reading

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A Hiking We Will Go

We have come to the end of the hiking cupcake series.  And I have been saving the best for last.  Today, I want to feature the backpack and hiking stick cupcake topper.

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Grab a Map

While we know that “Not all who wander are lost”, but most of them are.  A map is a critical piece of equipment for any trip. Hiking is not an exception.  This map and compass fondant cupcake topper was included … Continue reading

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Take a Hike

Spring is officially here!  The weather is pleasant, everything is in bloom, (including allergies), and it is time to get outside. Recently my son and his scout troop completed a 50 mile hike, spread over 3 days.  I am super … Continue reading

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M&M cake

M&M cake templateThe other day, I baked up a treat for my hubby to take to work.  This surprisingly simple M&M cake is always a hit, and I have made it several times. 

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Calla Lily Cake

Recently, I took a Fondant and Gumpaste Cake Decorating class.  Gumpaste flowers are something I have wanted to learn for a long time.  This has sparked my passion for cake decorating once again. 

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