Macaroons: the new cupcake?

I got married in 2008 and arranged for a friend of mine to make a tower of cupcakes for our wedding rather than a traditional wedding cake.  I’ve just started seeing a new trend emerging – the Macaroon.  While I haven’t personally … Continue reading »

made by Pink Cake Box

cupcake anyone?

Cupcakes have become more and more popular as a wedding cake option. I really love beautiful and innovative designs of cupcake stands I’ve seen lately.  One of my absolute favorites from the New York Metropolitan area is Pink Cake Box. Here are … Continue reading »


Fake Cakes

I was browsing this week through the website and came across an article about a couple who ended up getting a fake wedding cake for their reception. Although they were expecting a real cake and were not too happy about getting … Continue reading »


My wedding cake topper

Since Nat did a post on wedding cake toppers this week, I thought I’d post about mine. I too really wanted to make my own wedding cake topper. At first I had a really hard time deciding what to make, how to … Continue reading »

I Heart You Cake

More Cakes: Savoy Truffle & Cake

It seems like these past few days, BFC has a lot to say about cakes.  I’ll take this opportunity to add my bit. GT and I are so blessed to have such talented friends.  Recently my friend and former neighbor, Ruth Shin from Savoy … Continue reading »

Three Great Wedding Cakes

I recently coordinated Jen and Dan’s wedding at Oxon Hill, Maryland.  Since I was so involved in the wedding, there’s a lot to share! So I thought I’d start by giving you a teaser preview with cake! Their cake was by Sally … Continue reading »

A cake-person, 5 feet tall


Those who know me understand that I’m obsessed with certain foods, like french fries.  The general category of “dessert” runs a very close second to those delicious fried potatoes, and I’m especially enamored with cakes.  I’ve been known to eat them for … Continue reading »