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Goodbye Twelve, Hello Thirteen…

What mattered, I suppose, was that a throng of teenaged girls loved it. Well, they loved the cake pops certainly. They ate what was underneath when there were no more of them to devour. What (seemingly) took forever to produce was gone in no time.

Just like my goddaughter’s little girlhood. Continue reading

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Avoiding A Cake Wreck: Butterscotch-Protein Frosting

What do you do when your oldest friend in the world hits a milestone birthday? For that matter, what do you do when anyone you really care about has a birthday? You bake them a cake, that’s what. Presents are … Continue reading

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The Birthday Cake: Make a wish and blow.

I am entering into high birthday season. Not only my own, but about half of the people I know. We’re Summer babies– the product of cold-weather snuggling and perhaps a little too much Holiday Cheer. I suspect that my own … Continue reading

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