A Sin of Omission

October 2007
Home Cooking;Oct2007, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p66
The article discusses the author's food faux pas experience. Her grade-school age daughter needs to provide a cake for a bake sale and bazaar at her parochial school. Since she was not much of a baker, she decided to buy a frozen coconut cake from the local supermarket and just added some imperfect swirl marks to the frosting in order to make it look homemade. However, the cake was purchased at the sale and nuns at the school were asking for the cake's recipe.


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