Filed under Birthday Cakes

Across the Universe

I’ve been busy. Here are some photos of birthday goodies I made: I also went to New York City for the first time! It was a trip to prove to myself that I could take myself on trips, and that I shouldn’t be sad that XBF Mad Hacker made promises of trips to Mexico, New … Continue reading


My day job involves a lot of numbers, emails, and sitting in a beige box in a maze of cubicles. Some days I leave feeling like I’m not using the gifts God has given me (unfulfilled, unsatisfied, you know). Roller derby has given me a lot of confidence in myself. I’m stronger and healthier physically, … Continue reading

An Artist’s Cake

For those of you who don’t know me, I have a horrible memory. I can’t remember people’s names until I’ve met them about four or five times. Dale Carnegie talks about this trick of asking someone how they spell their name in order to remember it, then quickly writing it down with their birthdays some … Continue reading

Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Goodness

On a momentus occassion such as one’s 60th birthday, their daughter had better step up and host a birthday party. That’s just what I did for my mother. I reserved a room at a local restaurant. I invited almost all her friends. (Later I realized I had forgotten to invite my own god mother. Oops.) … Continue reading