I've Made The Paper!

Decorating By Mac Updated 25 Jun 2009 , 4:03am by miny

Mac Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:16pm
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Woo Hoo--
Cakes By Design has made into the Tyler paper.
Here is the link if you are interested:


27 replies
jensenscakes Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:25pm
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Congratulations!!!! That is so neat and your cakes are beautiful. icon_biggrin.gif

sweetjan Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:28pm
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Well deserved!!!! Enjoy, and best wishes to you!!!

KSMill Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:34pm
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Congratulations! That's great

Cheyanne25 Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:35pm
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Congrats, that's got to be so exciting for you. You're cakes are great.

dhccster Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:37pm
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Congratulations! You are an inspiration! thumbs_up.gif

2SchnauzerLady Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:38pm
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Congrats! Really nice article - and the "jerry" cake sounds right up my alley - Chocolate, Chocolate, and more Chocolate! Yummy! That would be worth coming to TX for.

STRAWBERRY1390 Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:39pm
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Congratulations!!! icon_biggrin.gificon_biggrin.gif Beautiful cakes.

I keep saying to myself "one day"...lol icon_biggrin.gificon_biggrin.gif

val_nutrimetics Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:43pm
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Congratulations! That is so exciting! icon_biggrin.gif

tiggy2 Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:46pm
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Congrats Mac, you deserve it!

SHADDI Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:47pm
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Congratulations! that was a Really nice article on you. great job.

GayeG Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:49pm
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Good things come to good people =}

Good for you!! The article was very nice and shows off just how talented you are!!


pouchet82 Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:50pm
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Congrats! What a lovely article!

frstech Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:51pm
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Congrats Pam, Now to get you in the Longview paper!!

krissycupcakes Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:52pm
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Im so happy for you its nice to hear a good story instead of another crabby customer story. maybe you wont need a day job soon after all the orders youll be getting from this artical.

natou Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 6:56pm
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Congrats!! this is great!! icon_biggrin.gif

susanscakecreations Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 7:11pm
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Congratulations! It's great to read about fellow CC'ers who have 'made good'! Great article, and I love your website!!!
Hope you have much success!!!!

Rylan Posted 17 Jun 2009 , 8:43pm
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Mac Posted 18 Jun 2009 , 1:01pm
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Thanks everybody. I thought the news lady wrote it really well. The only 2 mistakes were that she said the largest cake I made was 64 layers...should have been the most layers made in one week. She also said that I made 5-8 birthday cakes a month...should have said 5-8 a week.

frstech--I was in Longview's paper on April 1st for "Faux Food"...I made Rice Krispie sushi and Meatloaf cupcakes with mashed potato frosting. Wasn't really focused on cakes but April Fool's tricks.

Channel 7 news did a piece on us for Baking Gals--baking for soldiers.

Not sure if Longview could top Tyler's article and pics.

Loucinda Posted 18 Jun 2009 , 2:08pm
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What a nice article......I sure was thinking that 64 layers was a HUGE cake!! icon_wink.gif Congratulations!

(I made my MIL come and read it too, she LOVES the cowboy hat & boot cake - she managed a steak house here for 40 years!)

frstech Posted 25 Jun 2009 , 12:42am
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Mac... Don't read the paper much so I missed that article... and sorry to say that Longview News ussually screws things up!!  icon_mad.gif Please tell me more about the Baking Gals group.

jaybug Posted 25 Jun 2009 , 12:50am
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Congrats! Gorgeous cakes! thumbs_up.gif

blu_canary Posted 25 Jun 2009 , 12:57am
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Fantastic! But I'm disappointed to know the cake wasn't 64 layers. can you imagine the ladder that would have been needed? Or maybe just reeeeeeeeallly skinny layers. I think you should try it. icon_biggrin.gif

Mac Posted 25 Jun 2009 , 3:32am
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I'm not skinny so I refuse to do anything skinny....HA!!!

catcreations Posted 25 Jun 2009 , 3:44am
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Congrats!! You should be very proud of yourself!!

Lita829 Posted 25 Jun 2009 , 3:44am
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CONGRATS!!! Best wishes for continued success!!

BTW...love the cowboy boot cake in the article icon_smile.gif

Misdawn Posted 25 Jun 2009 , 3:46am
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Woo hoo! Go Mac! I missed the News Journal article too!

miny Posted 25 Jun 2009 , 4:03am
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Well deserved, congratulations!

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