Wednesday, February 17, 2016 even if it's snowy or freezing cold, it's time for another meeting. Flexique has generously sent us a container of their new product that will enable you to make edible fabrics. . Here is a little bit about the product- Flexique is a revolutionary new cake decorating compound for making edible fabric, protecting your images, and making your cakes even more ... Read More about February CCDG Meeting
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 and rain, snow or maybe even warmish, it's time for another meeting. Prime ingredients has generously sent two sets of their new food colour line. They would like our feedback on it so come prepared to knead, roll and taste! We will have some fondant, gumpaste and icing to colour. One lucky, paid member will go home with a set of the colours, courtesy of Prime ... Read More about November CCDG Meeting
Poinsettias and Ilex Berries Saturday, November 21, 2015 from 10am-4:30pm Sunday, November 22, 2015 from 9am-12pm Come learn how to make realistic looking poinsettias and shiny red ilex berries. We will be colouring ours to match the stunning red Sonora Glitter and the purple Plum Pudding. They are based on real plants that Lorrie has had during the ... Read More about Poinsettia and Berries Class is now posted.
Fall is here and soup is on my menu as often as possible. I'm a soup girl. I may never be able to make the same one twice but I can get close and I'm starting to write down what I do. And before you ask, yes, my age and rotten memory has a lot to do with that. (Mostly I have to keep Mr. G guessing though.) I' m a measure in the hand cook. Try it! Hands are the most useful tool we have at our ... Read More about Campbell’s Bean with Bacon Soup- Veggie Edition
This cake is a Southern classic that has been around since sometime in the 1970's. To me it's in the spice or carrot cake density league. The first time I made this cake was for a tier on our granddaughter's Christening cake. It was a huge hit and I've made it a few times for wedding cakes since then. The last time was for my sister Nancy's birthday this past spring. It was a simple eight ... Read More about Hummingbird Cake