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||Initially trained through the USMC basic and NCO advanced baking courses. Assigned as baker on watch initially in the bake shop designated "Best in the West" as result of a competition between all military dining facilities and moved on to chief baker before making the transition over to chief cook. I served as dining facility manager in the Wardroom aboard the USS Tarawa LHA-1. Now years later I make wedding cakes, pastries, pies, and other deserts for private parties.
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Pulled sugar art, desert presentation, gum paste floral design, modern and traditional wedding cakes.
|What I do for a living:
||Part owner of a professional cleaning business and sanitation and safety consultation service. I make wedding cakes and do custom baking and pastry projects on the side.
SgtGoodie's Recent Activity
FINALLY!!!!!! That perfect homemade yellow cake
SgtGoodie posted in this thread in Pastries & Baking 3/23/11 at 2:02pm | 411 replies | 1062174 views
Making "Cake" flour out of GP or AP flour?
SgtGoodie posted in this thread in Pastries & Baking 2/27/11 at 8:55pm | 4 replies | 918 views
Pastry flour & Cake flour
SgtGoodie posted in this thread in Pastries & Baking 2/26/11 at 4:58pm | 9 replies | 9229 views
Covering cake with marzipan or chocolate plastique
SgtGoodie posted in this thread in Pastries & Baking 1/28/11 at 4:18pm | 6 replies | 3185 views
As if the Food Network wasn't enough of a joke already!
SgtGoodie posted in this thread in The Late Night Cafe (off-topic) 1/28/11 at 4:04pm | 112 replies | 5116 views
Old style beanie
SgtGoodie posted in this thread in The Late Night Cafe (off-topic) 12/22/10 at 5:12pm | 3 replies | 624 views
How does ur kitchen clean floor at end of night?
SgtGoodie posted in this thread in Professional Chefs 9/25/10 at 6:55pm | 45 replies | 13996 views
Help with a birthday cake for a Marine...
SgtGoodie posted in this thread in Pastries & Baking 9/6/10 at 7:37pm | 17 replies | 2185 views
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