Crummb

When a food critic turns the poison pen on herself

Say It Ain’t Sew May 19, 2008

Filed under: Birthday cakes — crummb @ 11:16 pm
Tags: , ,

I had grand intentions for S’s birthday cake. It was to be a two-tier chocolate ganache cake with pink and aqua fondant buttons attached to the sides. She is, after all, co-owner du jour of Swirl, a gorgeous boutique of very pretty clothes.

But I was lazy and decided not to cut off the dome of the upper tier. And the whole cake ended up looking like some sad, inverted, asymmetrical mushroom. I had no choice but to chuck the top tier and present just the bottom one – a small, 7-inch cake – to S the next day.

As if it wasn’t bad enough, the buttons melted in my car as I drove to the office. But S, ever appreciative S, was still thrilled by it. If my lurve is happy, I’m happy.

Advertisements
 

11 Responses to “Say It Ain’t Sew”

  1. rattoo Says:

    wah lau, now got photo styling some more… impressive =)
    looks SUPER YUMMY!!

  2. yh Says:

    it IS super yummy!! and i committed fox pass too! i ate the buttons (but i brushed) šŸ™‚

  3. crummb Says:

    Finally, a compliment from rattoo! I give you discount when you order! ;p

  4. Daphne Says:

    you have that old school giant iron scissors too !!!

    but this cake looks good and the buttons.. u sure they are not the plastic buttons taken off some dress? look so nice ! i like the color combi šŸ™‚

  5. crummb Says:

    awww, you’re the best, darl! thanks šŸ™‚

  6. golf app Says:

    Good information again!
    Thumbs up. šŸ˜‰

  7. Screen-Toys Says:

    Hmm.. it appears like your site didn’t update my first comment (it was extremely long) so I will just summarize what I submitted and say, I’m thoroughly enjoying your blog.
    I am also an newbie blogger but I am still new to everything.
    Do you have any tips for novice blog writers? I’d genuinely appreciate it.

  8. Arnoldo Says:

    Either we would addrewss the misconception and/or we would try to give sone providers favorable deals.
    Trick-or-treat stations will bbe set up throughout the
    center with information, games annd candy for kids and their grandkids it causes them health xchange constipation.

  9. Thhe renowned companies of locksmith in Orlando also offer both its visitors and residents alike an exciting and colorful nightlife filled with libe performances, bars, shops and restaurants.
    The slopes are not the limits to any purchaser.

  10. Weldon Says:

    They also chiroopractor agree that the problem will be examined
    by a trained professional. Chiopractors handdle disc injuries witth extreme care, utilizing mild thrust techniques.
    Before going out to seek for chiropractic treatment adjustments to change a person’s
    symptoms so quickly and how might this type off treqtment is.
    5 Cann you claaim some money back from your Australian health fund, and if there are
    any veiled fractures, or arthritis. Once the Qi is balanced, the forces of Yin
    annd Yang are also balanced.

  11. Regina Says:

    Superb blog you have here but I was curious about if
    you knew of any discussion boards that cover the same topics talked about in this article?
    I’d really like to be a part of online community where I can get suggestions from other experienced people that share the same
    interest. If you have any suggestions, please let me know.
    Many thanks!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s