Baking Stories

When there’s something strange in your oven… Who ya gonna call??

The timing was exquisite. I mean, after having our oven for only 5 years and it being Halloween weekend, it couldn't have been more perfect. Getting to the point - our oven broke. Yes, it broke. *very sad face* ... First, the thermometer went ka-put. One night while roasting potatoes, it never stopped heating once… Continue reading When there’s something strange in your oven… Who ya gonna call??

Weekly Intentions

My Weekly Intentions 2/17/20

Hi everyone! I hope your week was fulfilling and more productive than mine (if productive was what you were aiming for). My week was a bit emotional and taxing. I had every intention (of course) of meeting all of my last week's intentions, however some were left still holding to the list... I finished reading… Continue reading My Weekly Intentions 2/17/20

Mindfulness

7 Ways to Bring Freshness into Your Daily Routine

"You often feel tired, not because you've done too much, but because you've done too little of what sparks a light in you." - - Alexander Den Heijer Dinnertime is always an interesting one in our house. We have nights of complete silliness around the table, laughing about celebrities, talking about crushes, or listening to… Continue reading 7 Ways to Bring Freshness into Your Daily Routine

Journaling

it’s Midsummer and I haven’t fulfilled my Night’s Dream

We're halfway through the year and I haven't at all accomplished what I wanted or had hoped to in regards to my blog. The weeks and months have simply flown by, even though some days seemed to drag on forever. I had blog idea after blog idea pop into my head with full intentions of… Continue reading it’s Midsummer and I haven’t fulfilled my Night’s Dream

Baking Stories

Lessons in Cake

A friend of mine was over the other day for a Baking Saturday. We had such a lovely time creating, laughing, drinking bubbly, and designing an ombre cake with "swoosh" icing. Super fun! But as we were baking along, she asked me, "How long have you been baking?" ...and I had to stop and think... I… Continue reading Lessons in Cake