Category Archives: CAKES

BAKEOFF

A Tragedy in One Act by Charles Lupia, which should be shorter Dramatis Personae BILL CLINTON, former U.S. president MELANIA TRUMP, former model MICHELLE OBAMA, former hospital administrator DAN RATHER, TV anchor Place: A TV studio. Time: Autumn, 2016.  Evening. … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS TRIALS

So many people get depressed over Christmas.  They expect much, and are crushed easily by the real behavior of their relatives. I have been fortunate to be not too stressed by the holiday.  My father was in the hospital one … Continue reading

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NEW YORK VIA THE METRO NORTH

Driving in Jersey Is a frustrating mess. Get lost at ev’ry turn Even with the G.P.S. So have I written in a song.  After a number of driving adventures in New Jersey, my wife and I have recently decided to … Continue reading

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Recent NYC

I don’t know if the current musical Sister Act is better than the Whoopi Goldberg film it is based on.  I didn’t see the original.  But the musical, playing at the Broadway Theatre, was definitely the highlight of my recent trip to … Continue reading

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A LOT OF FONDANT

I’ve blogged a few times before about my passion for cakes.  What doesn’t make sense to me is the current interest in fondant.  Fondant is a substance used for decorating cakes.  Hence it’s been featured in the making of elaborate … Continue reading

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