Archives for October 2011

Sun-Bird Fried Rice and a winner

I love love love me some rice. Really I do. I could probably find a way to fix it for ever meal. I love mixing all sorts of thing in it. But sometimes when I am a super slacker grocery shopper and have nothing it the house to mix with my rice, it’s nice to have the convenience of […]


This is Halloween revisited. I didn’t have time this year to create any fabulous Halloween treats, so I will share some from the past! I love this Halloween Graveyard Cake that I made for a friends sons Birthday, all of those little pumpkins, headstones and ghosts are made from Gumpaste. And my black and white […]

Rose Cake

To my wonderful husband, Please forgive me for putting roses all over your Birthday cake tonight (they were a sloppy afterthought).  I know men don’t “do roses”, but I am sure once you taste the delicious Chocolate Swiss Meringue Buttercream, all will be forgiven! Happy Birthday babe. I will love you forever and always, Leslie […]

Simple Birthday Cake

I hope you don’t mind another cake photo, but I just love love love cakes. I made this simple chocolate cake for my sister-in-laws birthday last weekend. I couldn’t just leave it a plain ole chocolate cake, so I made a green(her favorite color) flower from fondant and slapped it on the side. Instant chic […]

Dill Oyster Crackers

These are my all time favorite make at home crackers. My step Mom used to make them when I was a kid. They are soooooo full of flavor and VERY addicting. Though I have changed the recipe a bit over the years, I love them as much today as I did 20 years ago.  They […]

Mongolian Beef and $50 gift card giveaway

Ahhhh, another easy and quick dinner curtosey of Sun-Bird Asian Seasonings. Back to school is in full swing and I am about to pull out my hair. I can’t seem to find any balance. Working, blogging,’s just about to drown me. I think its kinda crazy that my 3rd grader has 2 hours of homework […]

Rustic Lovebird Wedding Cake

Isn’t it cute? This is my latest wedding cake that I created..a cute Rustic Lovebird wedding cake! I hope you enjoy! Here are some other cakes I have had fun making… Shabby Chic Birthday Cake and Cupcake Birthday HERE Soccer HERE Pink Skull and Crossbones HERE Sunflower Wedding HERE Sponge Bob […]

Jif Peanut Butter/Amazon Kindle Winner

Congrats to ….. Vegas….please contact me with your mailing information within 72 business hours to claim your awesome prize.

Flatbread Naan White Pizza

Pizza dough is for the birds. Don’t get me wrong, I make pizza all the time for my kids using fresh pizza dough,but it’s a pain, and all they want on the pizza is cheese. So they get plain ol boring cheese pizza with leftovers for their lunch. For the hubby and I, I make […]