Sugar Rush

The Cost of a Cake

Cakes are celebration. Thick buttery layers of cake, slathered with rich frosting in varying hues and designs, mark the moments of life that deserve sweet recognition.

We all have 1st-birthday pictures, faces smudged with buttercream, cake crumbs flying from our balled baby-fat fist, clutching that delicious monumental first cake that solely belongs to us. The framed photo of pristine white cake being smashed into the face of a spouse. Grandpa smiling toothily over a 90th birthday cake, all his progeny surrounding him. How much will you pay to mark your occasion?

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Rachel Miller
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