Wednesday, June 29, 2011

My Creation

So, let's just say that one Saturday I watched one too many episodes of Cake boss.
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It couldn't peel my eyes away from the t.v.  I was so inspired!  So I made my mind up that I was going to make a fondant cake.  It was final.

After two long days of making almond flavored pound cake, smearing butter cream frosting, and pounding out all my frustrations into the sticky marshmallow fondant, I came up with this:


Eat your heart out, Cake Boss!
 

Monday, June 13, 2011

a jane austen monday

http://janeaustensworld.wordpress.com/2010/04/03/jane-austen-and-easter/

"How quick come the reasons for approving what we like!" 
--Persuasion

Oh, how I love her wit.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

You're over the hill, Samantha!


Happy Birthday Samantha,
we miss you!

This makes me laugh.

I wish I could ride around in one of those.
That baby is SO cute!

Monday, June 6, 2011

Here's to a little blog lovin'

My friend Makenzie has started a lovely fashion blog called a spoonful of couture.  She definitely has some awesome ideas and insight!  I'm often inspired by her and feel honored to be featured in one of her posts.  She even included the t-straps! Check it out here:)

Lessons of yesterday.

lookfordiagnosis.com

pa·tience

[pey-shuhns] 
–noun
1.
the quality of being patient,  as the bearing of provocation, annoyance, misfortune, or pain, without complaint, loss of temper, irritation, or the like.
2.
an ability or willingness to suppress restlessness or annoyance when confronted with delay: to have patience with a slow learner.
3.
quiet, steady perseverance; even-tempered care; diligence: to work with patience.
  

"Patience n.  A minor form of despair, disguised as a virtue." [Ambrose Bierce, "Devil's Dictionary," 1911]

I need more of it.