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Star Wars Angry Birds Cupcakes


Well, you knew this was going to happen sooner or later. Earlier this year, I taught my son’s Grade Two class how to make Angry Birds in Fondant in their class. It involved an immense amount of pre-planning – mixing … Continue reading

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Canon EOS 1DX Camera and Camera Bag Cake


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Wonder Woman Cake


My birthday was in early November, and we had a dessert party to celebrate. When I asked my children what theme of cake I should make (me), they insisted on Wonder Woman. I have always loved Wonder Woman – if you … Continue reading

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Hallowe’en Cookies for my Tricksters!


It wouldn’t be Halloween without some giant gingerbread cookies in the shapes of ghosties, Frankensteins and Spiderwebs! Halloween is in full swing at our house! I stayed up waaaay too late decorating these – hopefully I’ll have a chance to … Continue reading

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How-to: The Tintin Cake


Some time ago, I made the above Tintin cake. It was one of the first cakes I’d ever done that involved painting with food colour directly onto rolled fondant. I get a lot of questions about how I did the … Continue reading

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The things we make and eat and bake…


I had a funny conversation with two of my favourite work colleagues some time ago about the content of my blog. It went something like “I’m getting a little tired of the cakes – what about the other stuff you … Continue reading

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Groovy Craft Chick Top Ten Cakes of ALL TIME (so far)


So, in the spirit of “High Fidelity” and David Letterman, here is my Top Ten List of Groovy Craft Chick cake projects since starting this blog in April of 2010. 1. Without doubt, The Angry Birds Cake, Ritchie Bros. Edition … Continue reading

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