Cakes and Cupcakes

A cake just because…

Sometimes you need a cake. A whole cake just for you. Sometimes life just plain sucks and you’re having a hard time. One of mine is having a time of it lately. They all have a rough time, though thankfully not all at the same time. He needed a cake. […]


THE cake (not just, the cake)

It’s freezing. Again. Wtf. I will tell you that two days ago my children were running around in bathing suits begging me to turn on the air conditioning, and today I have a sweater on and wore one of my winter jackets outside. How awesome. This is a day that […]


Irish cake

It’s March 18th. The day between the two religious feast days that celebrate my ancestry…St. Patrick’s Day (the O’Toole in me) and St. Joseph’s Day (the Celani in me). The fact that these are called feast days by my religion are only so fitting as I very much enjoy overeating […]