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Dinosaur Party Cookies

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It’s a good thing that putting together photographic tutorials isn’t my day job. I’d have been fired by now!Because (once again), I have a couple of snaps of how...
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Dinosaur Birthday Cake – with Tropical Leaves

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There’s a lot of things I could say about this cake – like how I made the dinosaur (head, body and tail moulded as a single unit for stability); or...
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Dark Chocolate Banana Muffins

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When my daughter asked if she could have one of these dark chocolate banana muffins, I offered her the largest, only to have it rejected. I want one with...
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Honey and Ginger Biscuits

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Honey and ginger – just what the doctor ordered for these chilly winter days! Often ginger biscuits are something that will land you in the dentists rooms, instead –...
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Orange and Almond Dark Chocolate Biscotti

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When I looked up the original recipe for these biscotti, I skim read through the method and completely missed the instruction to halve the chocolate  (50g of chocolate was intended for...
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Cheesecake Swirled Dark Chocolate Carrot – The Cupcake Version

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In my original post of this recipe, I wrote that the orange zest was (optional).  It isn’t really.  Now, I have a friend who would walk away from this...
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Cheesecake Swirled Dark Chocolate Carrot Cake

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Ever have one of those days where you can’t decide between carrot cake, cheese cake or chocolate cake?Well, why choose one when you can have them all?! I made...
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Toadstool Fairy and Modelling Pastes

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When I first started modelling fondant figurines, I remember being so proud of my creations, but looking back they weren’t very good at all! I even made some dodgy...
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Birdcage Cakes with Edible Lace

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These vintage birdcage cakes have a lovely romantic feel, don’t they?One would make a beautiful top tier to a wedding cake. Don’t analysed that too deeply, though: caged birds...
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Wedding Cookies

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Through absolutely no planning or foresight, I managed to coincide the scheduling of the Bride-to-Be Cookies Class with a royal wedding. Royal icing and royal wedding – splendid, what?!...
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