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Rainbow Cupcakes for the Fun Fair

Yesterday Miss E's school hosted a fun fair.  It was a beautiful day.  Not a cloud in the sky.  I volunteered to do face painting for a few hours while Mr T took Miss E around to blow money on toys and candy she didn't need to raise money for the school.  It was a lot of fun.  I did a lot of butterflies and saw lots of smiles from the kids when I was finished. Both Mr T and I ended up with some wicked sun burns.  He on his freshly shaved head and me on my left arm.  We're quite a pair.

For the fun fair, I also make a couple dozen rainbow cupcakes for the bake sale.

Fortunately I was able to get an extra 1/2 dozen from the recipe so that we could sample some today and to allow me to get a picture of the inside of the cupcake.  I divided the batter into four containers and dyed one with electric pink, electric yellow, electric green and electric blue.  From the picture I could have used more electric green for the colour to stand out better.  For the icing I used plain vanilla butter cream dotted with some matching dragees.


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