Archive for October, 2012

That time of the year again

October 23rd, 2012

Some of you might know about a yearly tradition that I have with my husband. Since the first year we dated, I have been making a video game cake for his birthday every year. You can see past cakes I made for him on my cake site: Yummy Pixels.

Lately, people have been asking me, “so, what will it be this year?” That’s a sign that it’s coming up again, and well, it is. It’s currently less than a month away from my husband’s birthday. I usually buy supplies for the cake 2 weeks before, and I start making the cake 3-5 days before. This means… I need to make a decision soon. Here are a few possibilities:

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2 things recently

October 13th, 2012

A year ago, this happened:

And so, we celebrated our first anniversary earlier in the week :) It wasn’t until we got married last year that I learned about all these wedding traditions. One of them is the anniversary cake. You save the top tier of your wedding cake, store it in the freezer, and eat it on your first anniversary.

(^ Cake decorations are origami cranes.) Well… we didn’t really like the idea of eating a cake that is a year old, so we decided not to save it XD;; Instead, we celebrated at one of our favorite restaurants, Uchiko. (See food photos from Uchiko.)

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