Posts by Jessie Oleson Moore

Jessie Oleson Moore is a writer, illustrator, and professional seeker of sweetness who runs Cakespy (, an award-winning dessert website. Her first book, CakeSpy Presents Sweet Treats for a Sugar-Filled Life came out in October 2011; her second book, The Secret Lives of Baked Goods, will be released in May.

3 Ways to Use Permanent Masking Fluid

Masking fluid with paint

It might seem odd to use a masking fluid that can't be removed. But permanent masking fluid is a medium with many tricks up its sleeve. Learn how to use it in your artwork with these ideas.

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Build Your Next Wedding Cake With Our Flavor Picker Infographic!

Wedding cake flavor picker

Wedding cakes are often amazing and inspiring feats of cake decorating. Shouldn't the cake taste as good as it looks? This wedding cake flavor picker infographic turns the daunting task of choosing the right flavor combination into a delicious diversion.

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Caveman-Friendly: Paleo Chocolate Coconut Cookies

Paleo cookies

Let's get primal and tap into our inner cavemen. And this caveman, wants cookies! Whether you adhere to a paleo diet or not, these cookies are a deliciously healthy dessert or snack that you can feel good about.

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Scouting Sweetness: Homemade Samoas Cookies

How to make homemade Samoas

Learn the secret to making Samoas, the beloved chocolate-dipped caramel coconut Girl Scout cookies, right in your home kitchen. Now the deliciousness can be enjoyed all year round!

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Are You a Supertaster? An Easy DIY Test

Try the supertaster test at home on Craftsy!

Do some foods with strong flavors prove so intense that you can barely stomach them, whereas more subtle flavors speak volumes to you? If so, it's possible that you're what is known in science as a supertaster. Try this quick at home test to find out!

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