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

Poetry Project

Some Moments

Some moments you want to freeze in place, your first kiss with your SoulLove, a rare heart-to-heart chat with your teenager the day before you lost a matriarch in your family... There are moments you wish would never end, and there are those you think will never end. Moments are fleeting and everything changes, so… Continue reading Some Moments

New Bakes, Recipes, Warm Desserts

Chocolate Soufflé for Two

My baking buddy and I made a delicious chocolate souffle this past Saturday. And for the very first time too!! Neither one of us had ever eaten one, much less made one. When you hear of people baking souffles, it always seems scary, doesn't it? ... You listen in awe, but then you hear this… Continue reading Chocolate Soufflé for Two