pineapple cookies

Dear Naseem, You’re back!! I hope you had a great time watching Groundhog Day and hopping all over New York City. It finally happened, I used those pineapple cake molds with the attempt to make pineapple cakes! About time since I’ve been dreaming about it since February. Here’s how it went down: I saw pineapplesContinue reading “pineapple cookies”

happy birthday, mom!

Dear Mom, Happy birthday! This mother’s day, I saw a lot of “omg, my mom was right about everything” posts circulating online. I’m reminded of this every single day. You were right about everything and I only have myself to blame! But then, I got a small “win” this time. You said you didn’t wantContinue reading “happy birthday, mom!”

not quite blackout cake

Dear Jackson, Happy belated birthday! Your dearest mom asked me to make you a birthday cake, since I did the same for your sister when she turned two. Between you and me, I think your cake turned out way better. That’s a win for being the second child, trust me. And it’s all due toContinue reading “not quite blackout cake”

festive lime cake

Dearest Diana, Happy birthday! I know that I didn’t make this cake specifically for your birthday – but you did get to eat it because it was for a party you threw! Thanks again for inviting us to your annual holiday party. DIRT came early this year, I remember we used to celebrate your birthday atContinue reading “festive lime cake”