Christmas Soon

In about 10 days from today, the Christmas Day is coming. And I am so excited. This is my favourite holiday. The perfect time when I can decorate our home with as much glitter and flamboyance as I want, the time I buy presents for family, friends and loved ones and wrap them in pretty […]

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The French Do It Better

What is it with the French? I have been thinking and reading a little bit about the french way of living. And it seems like any place on the internet (and a few books I have) is saying the same thing about the french.They somehow do things better. Their lifestyle, fashion sense, the way they […]

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Summer Strawberry Shortcake

It’s SUMMER!!! And I can’t express enough how much I am loving this season. Everywhere I look is green, flowers are in full bloom, birds singing outside the window, the sky is blue with white fluffy clouds floating about while the sun sneaks a peak from behind them. Yes, that’s how I am exactly describing […]

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Tropical Vibes

The weather in Oslo is getting warmer. It’s getting close to the summer. The past few days the air around is a bit humid. One day it’s really sunny and the next it’s drizzling with rain and it’s almost like being in a tropical country. And ever since then I have been obsessing tropical theme. […]

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Petite Madeleine

On Sundays, I like preparing afternoon tea. I love spending time making petit fours or just a simple cake to go with our tea. Last Sunday I made Madeleines. A traditional cake from the Commercy community in the region of Lorraine in northeastern France. I’ve made this countless times and I am in love with […]

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Cake brings people together

Yesterday I had the chance to share a day with a good friend. She invited me over for a baking day. And boy, we had so much fun. We laughed, we giggled, we gossiped, we learned new tricks, we discovered new things. Oh and yes, we also baked. Anne Brith is one of the big […]

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The Beauty of Decay

THE BROKEN HEART. YOU THINK YOU WILL DIE. DAY AFTER DAY AFTER TERRIBLE DAY.  -Charles Dickens. Great Expectations. Have you ever been so inspired by something so beautiful? So much that you cannot take your mind of it. Something that makes you think. Something that makes you mindful. Something that makes you look at every […]

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Little Bunny Girl

This past weekend I made 2 cakes. 2 birthday cake orders from 2 different family. Both are girls. And I disn’t have much time to prepare because it’s ordered from a short time.  So I thought that I’d do fondant figures. I don’t usually make figures so I don’t know why I chose to do […]

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Rainbow Sprinkles and a Unicorn

Yesterday, I delivered a cake that was ordered for a 1 year old birthday party for a little girl. I was contacted by her mother thru my instagram and facebook page. We chatted and exchanged email a little bit before we agreed with what she wanted.  As usual, when I take cake orders, I usually […]

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