cake

LA Cake Club

April 20, 2014
DSCN2150.jpg

Who wants to be in a Cake Club??? Me, Mye (not her cat) and my Vanilla Wafer Coconut Cake gathered with other sweets-lovers at Little Meats for the 2nd Meeting of LA Cake Club… …founded by master baker, Sara of Matchbox Kitchen. Her beautiful contribution – as you can see it wasn’t just big cakes… …there […]

6 comments Read the full article →

Joan’s on Third

April 8, 2014
DSCN1822.jpg

Last time I went to the newly remodeled Joan’s on Third I promised y’all a proper blog post with lots of pictures. Feast your eyes… …because even though it’s right up my alley, I’m not sure we’ll be coming back again. I wanted to go here because I knew they had a “Crown Cake” – […]

5 comments Read the full article →

Rainy Day Showers

March 1, 2014
IMG_2713.jpg

Rachelle is having a baby! We gathered under a tent to celebrate. I fished my old LL Bean Rain Boots outa the “non LA weather” box. (And some fleece tights too.) Coriann, hard at work. Of course, no brunch is complete without quiche… …plus salads from Lemonade… …and some serious sweets! This one was from […]

Read the full article →

Taiwan is Fun

January 13, 2014
DSCN9468.jpg

Abe and I were hoping to make it to Taiwan this past Christmas, but we stayed in LA instead. We DID live vicariously, though, via our friends Emily and Alex’s Instagram… …they brought treats home for us too! I always loved Pineapple Cake growing up… …it’s a bit dry, so Emily recommended heating them in […]

1 comment Read the full article →

J Something Bakery

January 7, 2014
DSCN9100.jpg

My last Irvine adventure with Mommy… …was at J. Sweet Bakery… …or was it JJ Bakery?!? Whatever it’s called, it all looked insane. From the classic Hot Dog Bun… …to Taro with Dry Buttermilk… …Whole Wheat Buttermilk with Walnuts… …Soft Red Bean + Coffee Bread with Walnuts… …Onion and Mushroom Danish Sticks… …Watermelon Rolls… …Marble […]

9 comments Read the full article →