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Bake Sale Help!

normativestructures | May 1, 200912:24 PM     11

I play in a community jazz band, and next weekend (the 9th) is our annual pancake breakfast and bake sale. I need to bring a couple things to the bake sale, and I'd like to do something beyond the typical chocolate chip cookie/boxed muffins/etc.

I'm a pretty good cook generally, and I can bake pretty well with a recipe, but I don't have a lot of fancy equipment or the budget for a lot of fancy ingredients. I would be making whatever I make on a weeknight evening, so I probably won't have more than 3 hours from start to finish to do a recipe. I'll probably make two things, do one on Thursday night and the other on Friday.

It would be nice, by the way, if said baked goods were also nifty enough to impress the very cute flute player who sits two chairs down...

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