cake is speech

Anyone who makes cake knows this: cake’s a labour of love. Cake is an expression of oneself. Cake’s a work of art.  Cake is more than butter-sugar-flour deliciousness:  Cake is speech. After years of attacks and legal battles facing bakers and bakeries, the US Department of Justice  has issued a …

A Good Time For Cake

When you think cake: well, most of the time, you think, Yum!  And then you think, a party! or a celebration! or …

Succulents ‘Naked’ Cake

A “naked” cake.  A “succulents” cake.  I have to smile when I think of this recent cake.  Not only bcz I love …

Peony Cake

This wedding cake was really fun to make for a cute bride & groom!  The peonies on the cake are made of …

Triple Chocolate Celebration Cake

The Triple Chocolate Celebration Cake is probably one of my favourite cakes to make.  It’s also the most tedious and most exasperating …

Lemon Butter

♥ Very Best Lemon Butter  {Lemon Curd} 3 large eggs 3 large egg yolks 2/3 cup sugar 1 Tblsp. Lemon zest {2-3 …

Julia Child

For reasons well beyond cooking and culinary arts, Julia Child sure had a remarkable life and far reaching  influence. A party without …

More CuppyCakes

For a recent, very casual,  family birthday celebration, I decided to attempt to please my not-so-interested-in-cake family with these cuppycakes in couple …

Soon to come…

here are so many events and stories I’ve meant to share and pictures I’ve intended to post but time’s just passing by …

A cake for a special wedding

A cake for a special wedding

I had the privilege of making a wedding cake for a special wedding — not knowing the couple, never even meeting them, …