Dessert Imposters For April Fools’ Day (AKA: This Isn’t A Plate Of Eggs And Bacon)

Let’s be honest, April Fool’s Day isn’t much of a holiday. It’s more of an annoyance really. You go through the day questioning everything you see and hear from pranksters who revel in the day. Even news people get a little goofy this time of year. The most famous April Fools’ Day prank in history…
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Bring On The Madness! Basketball-Themed Cake Adds Fun To Final Four

Americans might be fiercely divided in many areas, but NCAA basketball doesn’t appear to be one of them. We love our college basketball – an estimated 40 to 50 million people will fill out March Madness brackets this year. Some are seasoned professionals, while many more are just having a little fun in an office…
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The Secrets To Macaron Success

Do you ever have those times in life when something just sticks in your craw? For me, it’s that overwhelming sense of failure I have with macaron baking. I consider myself a pretty good baker (a pretty good eater of baked goods anyway). But I have attempted twice to make macarons and both times I…
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Girl Scout’s Newest Cookie Makes Decadent Cupcake

Every Christmas season as Andy Williams belts out “It’s the most wonderful time of the year” he’s clearly forgotten about what happens this time of year: it’s Girl Scout cookie time. It’s a glorious time of year when the future leaders, innovators and go-getters offer you the opportunity to enjoy some of the most popular…
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Love Pancakes? Try A Stack Cake

Valentine’s Day changes as your children grow up. I miss the days when we’d go out and buy cards for every kid in their class. We’d spend time carefully Scotch-taping a Dum Dums lollipop or Tootsie Roll to each little Disney Princess or Power Ranger card. Of course, it was also fun when they’d come…
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