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What's a Wreck?

A Cake Wreck is any cake that is unintentionally sad, silly, creepy, inappropriate - you name it. A Wreck is not necessarily a poorly-made cake; it's simply one I find funny, for any of a number of reasons. Anyone who has ever smeared frosting on a baked good has made a Wreck at one time or another, so I'm not here to vilify decorators: Cake Wrecks is just about finding the funny in unexpected, sugar-filled places.

Now, don't you have a photo you want to send me? ;)

- Jen

They Should Have Ordered a Semper Pie



Um, if it helps any, here's a picture of a Marine squirrel I found while looking for angry Sarge pictures:

See? I knew it would help.


Thanks Jessica, G! And I think I speak for everyone here when I say, "happy two00 & four tea onest birthday, Marine Corps!"


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Sunday Sweets For American Education Week

For American Education Week, I want to talk to all the people who help our kids grow and learn and eventually figure out the difference between "its" and "it's."

Dear Educators,

I think this cookie says it all:

(By Sweet Art Sweets)

But of course I still have more to say.


You're there before the buses arrive, and long after they leave.

(By Joyful Delights)


How do you do it?

(By Over the Top Cakes Designer Workshop)

Oh. Right.

Is that why people give you so many mugs?


You teach Art,

(By Sweet Jeelees)


...the Arts,

(By Cake Diane Custom Cake Studio)


...and bring music to our ears.

(By Madison Lee's Cakes)

Except maybe during hour 3 of practice, when the rest of the family's trying to watch Doctor Who.
But still.


Without you, people couldn't read and appreciate this very blog!

(By mali b. sweets)

And... um... other great literature.


You teach ALL the math.

(By Julie's Custom Cakes via Flickr)

Which I promise we DO use after we graduate.
(Sometimes we just takes shortcuts.)


You show us our place in history,

(By Rosebud Cakes via Flickr)


...and our place in the world.

(By Debbie Does Cakes via Flickr)


Then you help us understand the people in it.

(By Gateau Distinctive Cakes)



For all these reasons and so many more:

(By CakeyCake)


Thank you, teachers and school staff, for everything!


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