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Work Celebration Cake

Last Friday at work we celebrated the birthdays for June and July.  I made carrot cake with cream cheese icing this time.  It is not a very blog worthy picture of one of my cakes.  I was late getting to bed so I iced the caked, stuck it in the fridge and went to bed.  In the morning when I got up, after hitting the snooze button several times, I scored the lines on the top but the icing was too hard to put the raisins on.  I added the raisins on top when I got to work.  As I'm putting the raisins on I realised I should have bought the lighter coloured ones too and alternate them to add a little more to the decoration. Oh well!

I haven't made carrot cake in ages and I was pleasantly surprised at how many people liked carrot cake. I love carrot cake.  Without nuts and raisins though; it's just not right.  My mom has made this cake for me for my birthday several times.


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