My sweet obsession

50’s Girl Cake

I was not a 50’s girl.  I was born in ’61, so I guess that means my heyday was in the 70’s. (now there’s a theme I’d like to avoid!)  … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Where’s the Cake???

I haven’t posted since September.  That doesn’t mean I haven’t been baking.  It just means I’ve been too busy to share my kitchen adventures with you.  I’ve only made a … Continue reading

January 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lana’s Matryoshka Doll

My brother’s girlfriend is a beautiful Russian woman.  She recently celebrated her “29th” birthday (again).  I was thrilled to make the cake.  I just didn’t know what to do.  I … Continue reading

September 27, 2012 · 5 Comments

Hello Lucy!

Another cake that I have not gotten around to showing you…  My granddaughter Lucy turned one in August – but we celebrated her birthday in June when she was up … Continue reading

September 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sweet Sixteen – Rachel’s All Grown Up!

When did that happen?  It doesn’t seem plausible that our babies are young women now.  Rachel and my youngest daughter have been together since preschool.  Although they no longer share … Continue reading

September 9, 2012 · 1 Comment

Baby Shower Gift Box

I can’t believe it is September.  This past summer is a blur and it looks like the last months of the year will be no different.  I have not posted … Continue reading

September 9, 2012 · 1 Comment

Hole In One

Last year, a friend asked if I would make her husband’s 75th birthday cake for a party she was planning for the following June.  Bonnie knew how big, the flavor, and … Continue reading

July 17, 2012 · 1 Comment

Bridal Showers

I have been lagging behind in my blogging efforts.  June was an insane month for me, and I am finally finding a minute to post my last two cakes.  A … Continue reading

July 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

My Grandbabies’ 1st Birthday

Who knew that these two little munchkins would pack so much happiness into my life?  (I suppose any other grandparent would know, but it was a rhetorical question anyway) Sitting … Continue reading

June 3, 2012 · 4 Comments

Strawberries Anyone?

I have a special place in my heart (and stomach) for strawberries.  Not just any strawberries; although I have been known to settle for hothouse berries from California in the … Continue reading

May 19, 2012 · Leave a comment