Reasons to be cheerful: rainbow birthday parties

I tell you what. Baby parties are SO much more fun than the regular kind. We had a really lovely afternoon yesterday, despite the heat, the rude absence of air conditioning or actual air, and the fact that we'd packed fourteen adults and four babies into our tiny living room. I made a realistic assessment … Continue reading Reasons to be cheerful: rainbow birthday parties

Cakery Bakery: the Whisk Kid’s Rainbow Cake

If there's one thing I've learned when it comes to baking, it's that you should never bake something for the first time if it absolutely has to go right. Well, you can, if you want. And if you're an instinctive, super-confident baker you could probably do it and have it go marvellously. Not me, though. I … Continue reading Cakery Bakery: the Whisk Kid’s Rainbow Cake