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Tis the Season for Fresh Fruit Cakes

Summertime is the perfect time to experiment with creating fresh fruit cakes. Grocery stores and farmer’s markets are stocked with fresh produce, giving you plenty of fruity choices to decorate and accent your watermelon cake.  Fresh fruit cakes make a wonderful, healthy alternative to traditional bakery cakes. Not only will your friends and family be […]

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Summertime Sweet Treats – Watermelon Cakes

Watermelon cakes make a sweet yet healthy summertime treat! Whether you’re celebrating a summer birthday or attending a backyard barbecue, watermelon cakes are an exciting, unexpected alternative to a traditional frosted cake. Your friends and family will surely be impressed with your creative approach to a summertime sweet treat! Learning to create your very own watermelon […]

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Mariano Orozco carved this elegant script "Appy Birthday" for a pretty watermelon centerpeice.

Happy Birthday Watermelon Carvings – See some great birthday ideas

Recently I published a couple of articles showing Happy Birthday watermelon carvings that look like cakes. Now I’ll show you a few other birthday watermelon carvings that some of my student / customers have created for their loved ones and their customers. Happy Birthday Watermelon Carving – Bowl This first watermelon carving was made by one […]

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Cakes made from Watermelons – a Healthy Alternative to Regular Cakes

For diabetics, vegans, people with gluten allergies and for others who simply want a clean healthy alternative to regular cake, cakes made from watermelons are great.  They are pretty, colorful and pleasing to the eye. From a health perspective, watermelon cakes are a  much better choice because they have none of the artery clogging fat, […]

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Pumpkin Portrait Made Easier with Transfer Pattern Paper

You might remember the story about my friend who carved her first pumpkin portrait  who I wrote about in a previous blog post. When came to visit us over this past weekend and we had planned for her to carve the pumpkin that her friends had asked her to carve. If you didn’t read my past […]

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American Flag Watermelon Carving

Are you looking for some new watermelon carving ideas? With warmer days comes more outdoor barbecues, picnics, outdoor celebrations and juicy sweet watermelons. This article showcases the work of one of my students, Rose Flores and will show you some great ideas that you can use for your summer celebrations. Here is a great idea […]

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