Raspberry Lemon Cake with Italian Buttercream

“We’re all a little weird.

And life is a little weird.

And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours,

we join up with them and fall into mutually satisfying weirdness

—and call it love

—true love.”

Robert Fulghum Continue reading


Saturday Morning Wedding Projects

Wondering how I start my Saturday morning? Well today I started off water coloring on my back deck, as I chugged down a much-needed mug of hot chocolate. Last night did not go well. The cake for the wedding today turned out great, if a little different than what I had originally planned. I even finished up early enough to go see an old friend’s band play near our house in Reston. So why the bad night? Continue reading