Why You Should Never Let Anyone See Your First Draft

I had a Christmas party last night and thought, "Oh!  I've wanted to make these for a fun holiday get-together.  Won't people ooh and ahh?"

That is not what I ended up with.  After much toiling and doodling on wax paper, this is what I got:

Seriously, it's so ugly, I had to keep it at home and eat it myself.  :)

After a little more practice:

Still ugly, but I didn't hear any complaints from the ladies at the party

Sometimes, simplicity is the best policy:

Although, on closer inspection, they look a little like blue boobs.

10 comments:

  1. I think they look great! And my mouth watered a little bit:)

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  2. Mine would end up the same way. I would aspire for the first picture and end up with smeared version of the second picture. ;)

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  3. I think your cookies look great (and delicious!). Oh, and I love your counter (if that's what is showing in the background!)

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  4. awwww your tip was too big!!! a small round is what you needed--not a star!!

    but they still look delicious! :)

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  5. Thanks for making me laugh on a Friday morning. Sometimes what we envision doesn't turn out to be reality, does it?

    Although, your second and third attempts were really good!

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  6. Those are awesome! Who cares what they look like if they're tasty, right? That's the most important thing. :)

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  7. So, I was just reading along, saying to myself, "My what tasty cookies. I could really go for a cookie right now." Then I got to your last line and I seriously think some of my drink came out of my nose from laughing.

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  8. I love the last ones.

    And my general rule is three drafts before I let a beta see my work.

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  9. Love this! Too funny! And my cookies would also be black on the bottom, so I think yours are brilliant.

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