There are life lessons everywhere we go if we choose to receive them. Today I am going to share the Lessons of the Cracked Egg. While Bisousweet no longer 'officially' makes cakes as part of our regular product line, we occasionally pull out the cake pans for special events. I will always have a … [Read more...] about The Lessons of the Cracked Egg
21 years ago in the middle of a blizzard, a tiny four pound, eleven ounce baby was born. His due date was in May, but this little person had different plans. I should have known right away that this was not going to be a typical parent/child relationship. He was always five steps ahead of me, … [Read more...] about 21 Blessings
Written with love & appreciation for my friend and mentor, Emily. Every morning, each of us wakes up with a day of opportunities awaiting us. The choices are many. While some responsibilities are unavoidable and beyond our control, there is one universal truth that I believe is the key to … [Read more...] about Winning Glasses
Nineteen years ago today, a wee little boy was handed to me, his stocking cap tied with a green ribbon. His calm, even-keeled personality was apparent from the beginning as was his appetite for sports, music and food. Give the kid a sippy cup, a bag of Cheerios, a drum and a ball and … [Read more...] about Sammy!!!
I don't know about you guys, but I have vivid dreams pretty much every night. Sometimes I wake up with complete memory of the dreams. Other nights, the dreams lurk just beyond reach, simultaneously elusive and present. what are you trying to tell me When I began my baking career in … [Read more...] about Nightmares and Dreams
Feeling that tinge of nostalgia again. 17 years ago, I was blessed to meet my daughter, Emmy. A firecracker from day 1, Emmy has always been a force of nature. Funny, smart, biting in the typical teenage girl kind of way and yet remarkably sensitive and kind, Emmy has helped make me a better person … [Read more...] about She’s 17!