Category Archives: Cake stuff

Cakes, and more cakes…

I am so thankful that I have had more opportunities of late to create custom cakes. If you hadn’t noticed, my “regular posting” has been a bit scarce these days. Oh, I’m still cooking and baking up a storm, but with kids under foot and cake orders to fulfill, sometimes the step by step photo’s […]

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Dark Chocolate Texas sheet cake: sin on a plate…

This has been yet another crazy week, filled with graduations, parties, illnesses, and a proliferating laundry pile. I attacked it today, wrestled it to the ground, and tried to beat it into submission. A whole lotta good that’ll do, though- it only laughs in my face and starts multiplying again. It’s pure evil in a […]

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Marian Antoinette DeCicco’s cheesecake

Guess what?! I lost 20 lbs!! So let’s celebrate, and make a cheesecake, y’all! I know, my last post was my Easter pie, but I had some left over ricotta and Lord knows, you never let good ricotta go to waste. So, I figured I’d get the cheesecake thing out of my system, and then […]

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Gâteau de Crêpes with Green Tea Cream

The day I opened my copy of Chocolate Epiphany , by Francois Payard, I knew I had to make this cake. While there are so many amazing recipes inside, this one just spoke to me. I love layers- and this one had 20 mouth watering layers of chocolate crepes, infused with orange zest, filled with […]

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Kids

Did you know that you can record your own cell phone ringer..? Nope, neither did I. I’ve had the same ring tone for quite some time. Of course, when you recognize your ring tone, you respond by answering, But when you hear something that is obviously not your ring tone, you don’t. Such as when […]

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