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Cricket McRae

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Cricket McRae enjoys home crafts like food preservation, cheese making, candle making, and fiber arts. She writes the Sophie Mae Reynolds Homecrafting Mystery Series. As Bailey Cates, she also writes the Magical Bakery Mysteries.

For two years Cricket managed her own soap making business, including all product design, manufacturing and marketing. The recipes included in her first book, Lye in Wait, are all Cricket's original formulations. She has also worked in a variety of other fields ranging from drivers license examiner to program manager for a major software firm. This fulfills her mothers warning that shed never have a regular job if she insisted on studying philosophy in college.

The sixth Home Crafting Mystery, Deadly Row to Hoe, rele
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Last spring my fifteen-year-old Crock Pot started smelling wretched whenever it was plugged in for over an hour. Seriously, it waslike some toxic chemical had suddenly permeated the glaze.The odor was so strong it overpowered all the good cooking smells. Obviously, something was wrong, perhaps even dangerous. So I dumped it in the garbage, not even donating it. Recipes I normally would have st... Read more of this blog post »
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Beth Hi Cricket,
Welcome to Goodreads. Great to see you here! I hope you signed up for the author program: http://www.goodreads.com/author/program


Cricket McRae Beth wrote: "Hi Cricket,
Welcome to Goodreads. Great to see you here! I hope you signed up for the author program: http://www.goodreads.com/author/program"


Thanks for the tip, Beth!


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