Ph.D-serts & Cakes

There she goes again!

Adam and I started to decorate our Christmas tree on Friday night. I say started because we got the lights and garland on and then realized we had no hooks for the ornaments. Needless to say, our tree still looks pretty bare. Anyway. we had joked about putting Nani in her Santa costume while we …

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Miss Personality!

Adam and I have always known that Nani, like lots of other dogs, is FULL of personality! This weekend, she was very quirky and I caught a few things on camera. We gave her a Chew-Lotta bone on Sunday. She really likes these bones and I used to take them away when she was half …

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Tulips!

I just love tulips! They are my all-time favorite flower. I think I especially their simplicity & clean lines and their large waxy leaves. Adam bought me some tulips this weekend and I just love looking at them! I’m designing a wedding cake around tulips for a competition in February – I hope I don’t …

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Great Season Fusion!

This is my last season playing soccer. I know, you’re thinking…”You’ve been playing since 5th grade, are you sure you can quit???” We all know I’ve tried to quit at least 2 other times in my life, and I always come back to it. But, this time is different. Life is much busier now and …

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Dog Days Race

This weekend we took Nani to a 1-mile race that you run with your dog. There were all kinds of dogs there – from a dog that looked just like the one from Beverly Hills Chihuahua to large, powerful ones. Coming into the race, we knew they were going to give away prizes like “Most …

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Time Spent

One of the most common questions I get “How long does it take you to make something like this??” Well, I work in the lab until about 4pm every day so I can only work on these cakes in the evenings. I usually bake the cakes on Wednesday evening. Then, I can start the decorating …

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