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Fairly Odd Mother

Frantically waving my magic wand to make wishes come true.

Thursday, March 08, 2007

Let Them Eat Cake


I cannot or will not:

knit,
sew,
crochet,
cross-stitch,
needlepoint,
quilt,
weave,
decoupage,
macrame,
scrapbook,
whittle,
paint ceramics,
sketch,
make greeting cards,
operate a glue gun,
blow glass, or
make jewelery

BUT! Lookie what I can do!:



Behold the cuteness!


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9 Comments:

Anonymous Julie said...

Now those are cute cupcakes.
Nice work FOM.

I must say that is a bold statement about the cannont and willnot list.... some day, you may need to use a glue gun, or dare I say sew....

5:44 PM  
Blogger nuttnbunny said...

I'm smitten! No wonder your children worship you :-) Can't wait to see you in the new reality show "Baking with the Stars"! :-)

8:12 AM  
Blogger Whirlwind said...

Cute cake (and cupcakes)! Definately something to be said about making things yourself. We tend to shy away from the store-brought-birthday-hoopla as well.

10:52 AM  
Blogger Jodi Reimer said...

Oh, so cute! ...and I don't even like Hello Kitty.

10:38 PM  
Blogger theotherbear said...

cute cakes - what's the pink stuff under the white icing on the cupcakes? Did you make it with shop bought icing? Just wondering how they look so smooth on top. My icing is always sort of bumpy looking.

3:30 AM  
Blogger Robin said...

Cute cute cute! My daughter would love those! Any chance of getting the "how-to"?

3:52 AM  
Blogger Fairly Odd Mother said...

To answer a couple of questions---the cake and cupcake are covered in white fondant that I bought at the craft store---I was scared to try it but it was SO easy to use, I may be smitten! I first frosted the cake (in white frosting) and the cupcakes (in pink frosting) b/4 I put the fondant on b/c who doesn't like frosting??? I also tinted some of the fondant pinky red to make the bow on the cake.

And, just to be clear: I can follow directions but I'm no innovator---the Hello Kitty cake template can be found online and I saw the cupcakes that someone else made on another website.

2:52 PM  
Blogger Robin said...

Thanks for the info. They look great. I love working with fondant, and I especially love it now that my local baking supply place carries mini pre-dyed tubs - no more green fingers!

4:04 PM  
Blogger weirdbunny said...

Your hello kitty cakes are just the best!!!!

5:44 AM  

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