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Family Birthdays

Last week was Scott’s uncle’s birthday.  He lives in Birmingham and, although we could not celebrate in person with him, I made a cake for him, which we throughly enjoyed in his absence.   135 more words


A Cake a Week or Rubber Ducky Shower

It seems like I have been averaging a cake a week since my interest has been renewed.  I haven’t been able to post about the last couple as I made them, as they were surprises.   449 more words


Wilton Cake Decorating Course Update IV: Cake (Again), Writing, & a Very Annoying Rose

It’s hard to believe that July is over: favourites time crept up on me, which is one way I keep track of time whizzing by in the summer months. 415 more words


Cake Decorating - Renewed interest in an old hobby

A long, long time ago (trust me, it was a long, long time), I used to decorate cakes for the occasional $$.  That was back before fondant was even a blip on the screen.   362 more words

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Wilton Cake Decorating Course Update II: Cake

This week’s course focused heavily on prepping and decorating a cake, and was much more demanding in terms of bringing items from home. I needed the cake itself, and my own buttercream in two consistencies (thin for spreading on the cake, and medium for decorating the cake), a serrated knife, and piping gel…all this in addition to last week’s supplies. 527 more words


Final class for Course 1 cake decorating

I did it! I made a cake and homemade frosting for it today to use in class. I had to have thin, medium, and stiff consistency frosting. 67 more words

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Leslie's 30th Birthday Celebrations!

July is always a busy month for our family; it starts out with the Fourth of July and then the next day is my sister’s birthday — and this year happened to be a very special birthday, as she was celebrating her 30th! 462 more words

Susan Kritzberg