Monthly Archives: December 2013

#51 Not-for-children Gingerbread Bundt cake; a rushed Christmas cake

This post doesn’t get what it deserves. My aunt had called both my mom and I to let us know what time to come over for Christmas dinner. She said to come over at 3:30 and dinner would be around … Continue reading

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#50 Gingerbread Icebox cake with Mascarpone Mousse

This one I thought was the most intimidating-looking recipe in the book. The image made it seem very complicated and not all that tasty (to my carmel-loving tastebuds). Boy was I wrong. One of the easiest in the book and … Continue reading

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#49 Ozark Pudding Cake

I made this cake for a ladies’ night Christmas party, which was a ton of fun. Ornament exchange (so much better than white elephant!), Christmassy games, and, of course, FOOD. In the book she says that the original form of … Continue reading

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#48 Honey Bee Cake, and an engagement celebrated

This week the people in my community group were very upset; I did not bring them cake. On Wednesday Ian and I celebrated the day he proposed to me, December 4th 2009. While I was living in Seattle, he surprised … Continue reading

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#47 Old Vermont Burnt Sugar Cake with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

I had the pleasure of making this cake with my sweet cousin (in-law) Gracie. We discovered that George absolutely LOVES Gracie as we caught him laughing hysterically with her a few times. Pure joy: So Gracie did about half the … Continue reading

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