Happy Birthday to Me!

Last weekend, four of my dearest friends made the two hour journey (one of them had a 5 hour journey) to my house in the woods to help me celebrate my birthday. Backing up a bit, when I was preparing for my ladies (and Andrew) to come up for the weekend, I naturally went on… Continue reading Happy Birthday to Me!

Cakes of 2010

45. December 16 – Candy Cane Cake 44. November 27 – Blueberry-Filled Chocolate Cake 42. November 27 – Raspberry-Filled Vanilla Cake 41. November 25 – Stargate Cake 40. November 13 – Snickerdoodle Cupcakes 39. October 28 – Halloween Cake Pops – Witch 39. October 28 – Halloween Cake Pops – Spider 39. October 28 –… Continue reading Cakes of 2010

Smell You Later (with pie!)

One of my best and oldest friends has left the country – again. The first time she left was for England, then she came back for a few years and now she’s trying Australia on for size. I knew she’d love Australia, and though her Visa is only good for a year I wanted to… Continue reading Smell You Later (with pie!)

Pies, Tarts, Cake Balls and Chocolate

Not necessarily in the order of the post title, but it’s been a seriously busy month! Knitting is not progressing fast enough to note, but the kitchen…oh the kitchen is buzzing! My last post was just before Easter, and that weekend at the Stitch n Bitch, I made Chocolate Nests and Chocolate Mint Grasshopper Pie.… Continue reading Pies, Tarts, Cake Balls and Chocolate