Earl Grey Pie – Happy Pi Day! (Gluten-Free)

It’s March 14 – 3/14 – and first thing this morning, my husband rolled over and wished me a Happy Pi Day. You know, his favourite “holiday”. Well, first thing that came to mind was a long string of expletives – for the first time since we’ve met (and I’m including the year following the…

Pi Day is coming – are YOU ready?

I’ve been so caught up in this whole winning the Czar of Cakes business, I was actually sort of caught off guard the other day. Someone had messaged me to say that Think Geek had blogged about our crazy Pi Kitchen Backsplash again. Oh crap, that’s right – Pi day is less than a week…

Celebrating Pi Day in style. Or something like it.

If you are looking for our epic, “internet famous” Pi Backsplash, check it out here When hubby and I were setting a date for our wedding, he floated the suggestion of pi day. He was completely serious, by the way. While his suggestion got vetoed, it did sort of pave the way for how we’d…

Happy Pi Day!

Today is Pi Day, aka the biggest nerd fest of our year. My husband is over the moon about this whole deal – have I ever mentioned that I managed to marry the biggest nerd on the planet? Ah well, I love him…so I’ll indulge his, um.. unique eccentricities. Our recent Pi Day Pinata instruction…

Pi Day Pinata!

This article was posted in 2009. For an update – with more ideas on how to celebrate Pi Day, check out 2010’s entry, here. If you are looking for our epic, “internet famous” Pi Backsplash, check it out here. With Pi Day (March 14) coming up, my husband and I decided to just go crazy…

Vampires Are Alive – Eurodance Mondays

For a Halloween installment of Eurodance Mondays, I have an EPIC music video to share with you: Vampires are Alive, by DJ Bobo. I love DJ Bobo, and have ever since his music made it across the pond in the earlyish 90s. Love the music, love the dancing, and love… well, the effort he puts…

St Patrick’s Day Pizza Recipe

Whoa! I’ve really neglected the blog recently… sorry about that! Racing to get the main areas of the house organized and cleaned up. No small task, considering that the dining room was still being used as temporary storage for everything that belonged in the kitchen. As we have enough of the shelves done to move…

Massive Post of Holiday Baking and Candy Making Inspiration!

Less than a week to go until Christmas, and still so many reasons to bake loom ahead. Hostess gifts for holiday parties… a good spread for your own holiday party. Christmas dinner. Last minute holiday gifts… New Years’ Eve! If you’re sitting here, still not sure what to make, you’re about to be hit with…

Caturday – Jumping Tweak

I may have mentioned this before, but Tweak is a bit of a weird cat. Usually, it’s a good thing – he has a LOT of personality! This photo set isn’t super high quality, as we grabbed our camera to try and get some photos of what he was doing, no time to mess with…

My Husband’s Birthday “Cake”: Dessert Pizza Recipe

Learning about differences – in our cultures, the way we’ve been raised, linguistic quirks, etc – has always been an interesting thing to explore in our marriage. We’re always learning new things! When it comes to birthdays, we come from VERY different backgrounds. Though my mother struggled to pay the bills, as a single mother…