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Baked Love

February 9th

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Take one red velvet cake (For Arizona folk, mixes are on sale for $.88 at Fry’s this week.)

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Add a recycled-tin foil heart stencil

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Dust generously with powdered sugar

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And voila! Valentine’s cake that says I love you in a fabulously frugal way.

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This is the first installment of a Valentine’s series this week — fabulously frugal ways to celebrate the holiday in style and with love, without worrying about balancing your checkbook in the process. I am pretty sure with the eggs, oil and sour cream I added to the mix (for moisture), and the electricity it took to bake, plus the powdered sugar, this baby cost about $3. Giddyup.

How cute would these be as cupcakes? With red cupcake liners! I think I know what’s next.

~K

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