Milky Way Cake

Fall always brings with it a sense of nesting for me.  Something in me knows we’ll be cozying up at home more often as the weather gets cooler and I start cleaning and organizing.  I discovered the KonMari cleaning method and completely jumped on board.  The main concept of the KonMari method is that if… More Milky Way Cake

Black Forest Cake

Two weeks ago we celebrated Lane’s birthday.  In keeping with tradition, the birthday boy was allowed to choose a cake.  The conversation went something like this: Me: What kind of birthday cake do you want? Lane: Oh that’s right, that’s coming up. Me:  Yep, and I want to plan for the cake when I make… More Black Forest Cake

Homemade Sno Balls

The Oscars are on tonight, and that means the last of the 12 Days of Oscar over here.  Today’s film is only nominated for one Oscar, and many agree that it should have been nominated for more.  Saving Mr. Banks is nominated for Best Original Score.  If you haven’t seen it- and you really should-… More Homemade Sno Balls

Chocolate Ice Cream

Now that the Winter Olympics are over, we’re at the halfway point in the 12 Days of Oscar series.  Today’s film is the 2001 film Monster’s Ball.  Halle Berry won the award for Best Actress for her portrayal of Leticia, who falls for a widowed prison guard (Hank, played by Billy Bob Thornton) following the… More Chocolate Ice Cream