Wanted to let you know that my facebook/gossip/crap tv fast went beautifully. I did not cheat even a little bit and have been really much less dependent on them still and haven’t even put the facebook app back on my phone (big step, dude). Now, onto the important stuff- cake.
Most of you who know me know that I LOVE me some traditions. I am a little bit crazy about them and enforce strict adherence, though I think I am getting more relaxed with age. One that I really miss is baking birthday cakes for people. My job in the family was always to make birthday cakes. It started when I was little and Nana and I would make cakes from a mix and then dye the icing a really funky color and has slowly evolved and was a great outlet to try to experiment with wild and crazy desserts through the years. I really miss getting to make those cakes all the time. I ran across this cake on an adorable blog called Sweetapolita and can not stop looking at the pictures and wishing that someone would just have a freaking birthday already (when I am in the country). Behold I give you