Month: May 2010

27th Birthday

I had a wonderful birthday. Thank you everyone who came out! I made hot spinach dip, a papaya/raspberry custard on snap biscuits, there was cheese and olives and lots and LOTS of WINE! I was fortunate enough to have a photographer friend, and these are his pictures. Thanks so much Jacob Bechtol! My new balcony lighting: Eliyahu Hadoggie, that crazy mut! My tres leches cake (recipe below). I made two, one for me and one for my friend Lesly. I put 27 candles on both cakes… they were on fire and took FOREVER to light, but I always wanted to light the number of candles equivalent to my age! Singing “Happy Birthday”. I have a chalkboard wall, previously featured in older posts. This time, I decided the wall would be my Guestbook. It was a marvelous notion, if I do say so myself. šŸ™‚ I was a VERY happy birthday girl! DOLCE DE TRES LECHES CAKE (recipe): The actual cake part: 1 1/2 cups cake flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder- aluminum free 6 large …

Widow’s Mite

Haven’t been able to blog much lately, but it’s been a busy week! My birthday led to me eating a lot of cake, and I couldn’t eat other things because of that, lol! When one receives love, it is important to send that love back. Here’s mine: Here’s the old ‘do: My Scientology inspiration: The final result: Thanks Lisa (my stylist), you’re the best!