Red Velvet Cake and winter mood

My cake turned out to be like those late winter season snow storms. Messy, slushy, part exhilarating, part frustrating, part sentimental. ¬†Both bring memories of happy and carefree childhood moments: the anticipation, the ‘free’ feeling, like you want to scream into the howling wind on the top of your lungs, and grab a slice of…

Pie season is here

A quick dispatch to announce: yes, the cold weather is here, and yes, the pie season is here. While I have a plum cake in the making, just to warm up the house, here are some behind the scenes photos from a photo workshop this morning at Wayfair, part of a HeartHome conference. I loved…