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April Thrift Report 3

On April 17th 1957 I became big sister to boy/girl baby twins. This year my brother and his wife were celebrating in Hawaii. I treated my sister to a day of thrifting. I didn’t tell her what I had planned … Continue reading

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Sunday Show & Tell

The new decorating staff has everything under control and thankfully that means I can go back to my retirement. That’s the good news, the bad news is I’m not at the bakery taking pictures all the time, so I don’t … Continue reading

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Sunday Show & Tell

Wedding season is winding down. We have made a wide variety of wedding cake designs. From Traditional to alternate shape to one only a geek could design Two ways to serve a crowd, one large cake or a tiered cake … Continue reading

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Sunday Cake Show & Tell

You’ll have to wait until Monday for the conclusion of my mouse story. Right now were going to featured a more friendly creature. Man’s best friend; Dogs! Would you order a birthday cake with a dog on it? If so what … Continue reading

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Its Wedding Cake Season

In the Pacific Northwest you can’t count on nice weather until after the 4th of July. June may be the traditional month for weddings elsewhere but here July and August are our big wedding months.  

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Cake Decorating Lesson- Borders

A few weeks ago, commenter Lili asked how to do make some of the borders on the cakes I featured. I found some instructions on-line that should be helpful. http://www.wilton.com/technique/Reverse-Shell http://www.hurryupcakes.com/cake-decorations/simple-cake-borders-piping-buttercream One of the borders she asked about I couldn’t find … Continue reading

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Cake Show & Tell

 Each weekend I use my blog to show off some of the cakes we produce at the bakery where I work part-time. For at least the past three years, early in January we get a cake order from a church. … Continue reading

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