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Croquembouche Mountain

“I made it! Did you hear me?  I made it!!!” I shouted out loud.

My husband, who was in the study, came down to see what the commotion was about.

“I made it! I climbed the croquembouche mountain.” I declared.

“The croquem-what?”  He asked.

“The croquembouche mountain!  I finished did my Daring Baker’s challenge. I made my creme patisserie, choux pastry, and caramel glaze all in one day… so tired!” I told him.

“So are you telling me you are the little angel on top of that cake?”  he asked.

I hadn’t quite looked at it that way before… but…

“You betcha!” I told him.


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