Category Archives: Birthdays

Birthday Cake Wishes and Swimming Pool Dreams

This summer we threw a surprise birthday pool party for my friend Katie’s awesome little sister Niamh (pronounced ‘Neeve’ — it’s Irish and beautiful, get used to it). It was a blast, even if it did make me feel old … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Cakes and cupcakes are great, but I love to try out new birthday treats like the Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie from This is a Cookbook made into bar form to feed a hungry bunch of co-workers for an office birthday. … Continue reading

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Salt that Caramel

Guys, salted caramel is all the rage. People are just losing their minds for that salty/sweet, gooey combination. And who can blame them? But let’s not pretend this is a new idea? Do I really have to remind you about … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Birthday Madness

This is a peanut butter and jelly sandwich on crack. Imagine the most decadent version of the classic lunchtime staple and you’re not even close to how sweet, salty, and luscious this cake was. Yes, another birthday — I have … Continue reading

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