However, (thanks to Twitter) Karen from over at Bitter-Sweet Diabetes were taking about our lack of posting (though she's been way more faithful than me) and challenged each other to post this weekend. She posted Friday, and I am posting today. Right under the wire, but I did it Karen! :)
So, without further ado, here are some of my cakes:
Beach themed cupcakes. Little beach towels and sunglasses and cute little paper umbrellas. Since I didn't get to take a trip to the beach this year, I made up for it w/ this.
These to were for the dedication of a Catholic Church in my town. For years, they had met in the basement of a Presbyterian church and they finally got their own building earlier this year. So it was pretty special. However, these cakes were HUGE! And my lovely friend "D" helped me out. My original plan was to make a 3-D church out of Royal icing (which dried hard). It started well. But the latter part of the week, it got really humid here in Tennessee and the last pieces never did dry correctly. They just broke to pieces. Thankfully "D" occasionally does cake stuff too, and helped me out by making the Bible, the cross, and the lilies. I just put the bookmark on the Bible, put the lilies together, and put the cloth on the cross. She totally saved me. Love you "D"!
See, it's not so hard to get back to posting, is it? And I'm happy to read about non-D stuff in your life too. I'm sure I'm not the only one!
Thanks for posting the cakes / cupcakes. You do such beautiful work.
Always good to hear from a fellow TN PWD. Your cakes a beautiful, love seeing the ones you've posted on facebook too, real works of art.
I too have been taking a blogging hiatus. The bug is starting to get to me again, but haven't done anything about it yet. Will hopefully do something shortly.
Hey, girl, there you are--good to see you again! LOVE the beach cupcakes!
I understand what you mean about blogging...I'm in the same boat. Need to think about how to go forward with it. Take care and I look forward to seeing more of your creations!
Cara - your cakes are amazing!
And as far as blogging - I say blog when you can AND when you feel like it!
That being said - I AM glad to see you posting. :-)
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