Ugly Cakes: Earl G Cake with Buttercream and White Chocolate Ganache

Okay, to be honest, I follow recipes only mostly.  I always get halfway through baking something when I either realize I forgot an ingredient or I think I have a better idea.  On Sunday, I was cheerfully baking up an Earl Grey cake when I realized I didn't have several key ingredients for the icing and … Continue reading Ugly Cakes: Earl G Cake with Buttercream and White Chocolate Ganache

I Don’t Live in a Homesense

Remember that kid in grade four who could trace perfectly?  The one that could mickey mouse like the best of them, but was still somehow never as impressive as your friend who could really draw.  It's amazing to be able to copy all those lines perfectly, but it was so much cooler when the kid three desks over … Continue reading I Don’t Live in a Homesense