Garden cake

Everything is growing great! This year for my daughter’s birthday she requested a garden.

My daughter’s green thumb did not come from me. I think she inherited it from her great-grandmother (that gene definitely skipped a few generations). She has a passion for anything green. So when she requested a garden cake, I was happy to oblige.  This is the closest I will ever get to a weed-free garden full of goodies. Continue reading “Garden cake”


Take a Hike

Spring is officially here!  The weather is pleasant, everything is in bloom, (including allergies), and it is time to get outside.

Recently my son and his scout troop completed a 50 mile hike, spread over 3 days.  I am super proud of him.  To help celebrate, I made a batch of cupcakes for the participants.

This week I want to share the set of fondant cupcake toppers I made.  Each day will feature one of the toppers shown above.

If you have spent any amount of time on your feet, you already know how important the right footwear is.  The first cupcake topper in this series is a pair of hiking boots. Continue reading “Take a Hike”