Swedish Cream Cake

The first tea room I ever had the pleasure of taking afternoon tea was in the beautiful town of Poulsbo, Washington. Judith’s Tearooms and Rose Café was located on the main street going through the town. There were lots of little shops and an aquarium that my daughter, Stefanie loved to visit. After enjoying all…

Lemon Cake with Buttercream frosting

My sister Carol hosted a 90th birthday party for our Aunt Carolyn yesterday with our immediate family. Aunt Carolyn was my Dad’s sister and to my delight, the women I call God Mother. Aunt Carolyn was always involved in our lives as we grew up. I remember a few summers of my childhood going to…

Brandy Nut Cake

I love reaching into my recipe box at Christmas time. I know whichever recipe I pull out will have years of history and tender memories attached to it. Such is the case with this beautiful fruit and nut cake. The recipe was shared with me by my dear former mother-in-law Janet. The cake is loaded…

Happy Autumn

It’s been about a year since I took my cake decorating class. I forgot how much work it is! Icing the cake was not to difficult but I’m a little rusty on the border.  Looking forward to getting in some practice.  Hope you all have a great weekend! Thanks for stopping by!