Sure there are all sorts of edible flowers but have you actually eaten them? I have, they taste like, well, like flowers. Wouldn't you rather eat something that looked like a flower but tasted sweet? Of course you would.
Some days I'm sad that I'm a little long in the tooth to wear a dress made entirely of pink ruffles. But today I got happy right quick when I saw this cake. The inside is rick dark chocolate layers and the outside is all girly all the time. I know it's probably not the healthiest thing in the world but with such ruffles it looks lighter than air.
I love peonies so much and my neighbor's yard is bursting with them right now! Sadly these gum paste flowers will last longer than the real thing. Peony season will be over by the time you finish reading this sentence.