It wasn’t too early as the sun had already made its way a decent amount above the horizon, but still just early enough that Gale knew her parents wouldn’t be up quite yet. Her father Dale’s way of sleeping in on the weekend had rubbed off on his wife just enough that Gadget no longer felt the need to be up at the crack of dawn for whatever the day’s task might involve.
Gale brushed her bangs out of her eyes as she bit her lip concentrating hard on getting the exact right measurement for the baking soda. Everything had to be just so. She didn’t want her first time baking all this on her own to be anything short of a smashing success. She also was sure both her parents would be quite thankful that she didn’t inherit her father’s ‘close enough’ ideas on cooking a thought she chuckled at. Sure, he could be good at cooking when the mood suited him, but baking was an especially interesting journey for him, as he didn’t take nearly t