Introducing Myself After A Few Weeks

Decorating By iris219 Updated 16 Dec 2009 , 1:18am by jessahmir

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iris219 Posted 10 Dec 2009 , 11:57pm
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Hello everyone I am really happy to be a part of the CC forum. Don't quit remember when I joined but I believe it was just before Thanksgiving. I have been busy trying to read several of these topics and boy there is so much information out there that my head is spinning. Have not be able to post much because of the endless hours I spend on hear reading these threads. (Don't want to keep repeating questions that were already asked and answered) So thought it would be best to search what I wanted to ask and see if I can find the answers.

There is so much information on here I just don't know where to start....do I make cookies first, or small cakes, or cake balls etc. boy so many choices.

I have been baking cakes for many years now but nothing at all like these cakes here. I guess you can really say I'm a true beginner at making cakes.

I now ordered the DVD from Linda and can't wait for it to arrive so I can make designs with my Cricut expression machine that I've had for about 2 yrs now, which I've used to make cards, scarpbooks etc. with. Now that I've read you can use those designs on your cake....just can't wait.

I do have an embosser as well and will be trying out my fondant on that as well when I get ready to make a cake.

Hope to get experienced like the rest of you here on CC.

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pattycakesnj Posted 11 Dec 2009 , 12:10am
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Welcome to CC, it is a great place to learn, vent, borrow ideas etc.

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conb Posted 11 Dec 2009 , 12:12am
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Welcome! This is a great site. Everyone is helpful and willing to share information. No question seems to be too silly. There is always someone willing to answer. Happy caking! icon_smile.gif

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JanH Posted 11 Dec 2009 , 12:17am
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Hi and Congrats on making your 1st of many posts, iris219. icon_smile.gif

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I have been baking cakes for many years now but nothing at all like these cakes here. I guess you can really say I'm a true beginner at making cakes.




I'm a baker too, but CC has definitely taken my cakes to a new level of eye appeal.

Look forward to seeing pics of your cakes. thumbs_up.gif

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Uniqueask Posted 11 Dec 2009 , 12:25am
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Welcome to CC you will defianetly learn a lot here. and by now I am sure you figured out how addicting this site is.

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JenniferMI Posted 11 Dec 2009 , 12:38am
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Welcome!!!!!

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tatorchip Posted 11 Dec 2009 , 12:53am
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Hi Iris219
Welcome to CC

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alene Posted 11 Dec 2009 , 12:56am
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Welcome iris219, glad to have you aboard!

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Loucinda Posted 11 Dec 2009 , 1:41pm
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Welcome!! icon_smile.gif

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iris219 Posted 11 Dec 2009 , 8:51pm
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Thank you for the welcome.

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milkmaid42 Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 2:09am
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Hi, good to have you aboard! Yes, this site is truly addicting. I have to be careful to limit my time here at the computer so I can spend more time in the kitchen. Cakes await and there are so many new techniques to try. Will look forward to seeing your cakes.

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aundrea Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 2:15am
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hello iris and welcome. you are going to love it here! you will learn more here than you can imagine.
i cant say enough nice things about the people on this site.
hope you share your pics and expierences.

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Love2BakeCakes Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 2:56am
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Blessings Iris219

I too am new. Welcome and get ready because you are in for a wonderful ride that is full of information. icon_biggrin.gif

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madgeowens Posted 12 Dec 2009 , 3:18am
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Welcome Iris219...........

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jessahmir Posted 16 Dec 2009 , 1:18am
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I'm new too! Welcome from one newb to another.

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