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One last treat before Fall…

You have to admit this looks like everything you didn’t know you wanted but needed. Chocolate Covered Brownie Ice Cream Bars Advertisements

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Orange Tres Leches Layer Cake

Recipe here!  

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Cupcake Finalist…

Author…Artist…Cupcake baker?! My little snickerdoodle cupcakes made the final for the Cupcake Challenge – Hooray! I will have a full post shortly but I will see you all at Fantasy Springs Casino on November 18, 2012. xoxo

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Cupcake Challenge

  I am not entirely sure how it happened but I was talking to Courtney one night and I mentioned there was an ad on tv about a Cupcake Challenge at the casino here in the desert. Oh sure, I … Continue reading

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Fairy Floss…

Fairy Floss...

A long long time ago…long before I knew what I wanted to do with my life, I was on a sort of walkabout if you will. I worked in a stand making cotton candy (there really isn’t anything to it as long as you have sugar, flossine and an Econo Floss Machine). I made so much of it one summer that I would leave work having had a sugar facial and for weeks after the fair, there was still sugar embedded in my skin.

It was just before things got strange and I ran off to art school. I still have fond memories of making all different kinds of cotton candy and making tips from people requesting large orders of it. It was lots of fun and sometimes it was just me and that machine.

Last year, I assisted a friend of mine when he had to make cotton candy for a party and asked if I knew how the machine worked. Even after all these years, I could still load the machine and spin a few yarns of floss. I don’t think you ever forget how to make it.

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