We’re celebrating another birthday here tomorrow…. which means another cake. This time it’s husbands and husband always gets black cake for his birthday! I am also 100% confident this one will not fall over. Page 128 in your cookbook. One cake to rule them all!! If you don’t know the cake disaster I’m referring too,… Continue reading Another Birthday, Another Cake
It was Tuesday. It was hot. I wanted a no cook dinner. What to make…? What to make…? Four years ago I was riding up the elevator of a Chicago hotel with a woman who was holding a beautiful cake. On closer inspection, the “flowers” on the top were made out of salami. Of… Continue reading Smörgåstårta (Swedish Sandwich Cake)
Hey everyone! Long time no talk. Sorry I have been out of touch for a while but there has been a lot going on around here. I know what you’re thinking: it’s a pandemic, what could you possibly have going on? Well, this… Meet Reggie, the Mini Irish Goldendoodle. I surprised the family with a puppy.… Continue reading For A Special Occasion
Happy Preakness Weekend! I have a daughter who loves horses and a mother who loves the races. She drives 45 minutes to make $2 bets on the long shots (my mother, not my daughter); it cracks me up! In light of the big race coming up I thought I would share one of the cakes… Continue reading Horses!
So, I was going to publish this about 5 weeks ago- the Friday after The Great American Baking Show premiered. The same day Netflix was releasing season 2 of The Crown. It seemed like that day was made for my Victoria Sandwich Cake recipe. But, I decided to wait and post the Victoria Sponge (as… Continue reading Victoria Sandwich