cream cheese frosting

Spring Garden Cake

  The Spring Garden cake first appeared in a Martha Stewart magazine probably 20 years ago. My mom had a collection of Martha Stewart books and magazines and one Easter when I was young we attempted a version of this cake. The result of our efforts was a little less refined then my second attempt, as shown above, but all [...]

2018-08-02T22:37:39+00:00

Paska (Easter Bread)

  Easter = Paska bread or should I say Paska bread = Easter? for me the two are inextricably connected.  Growing up with half of my family coming from a Mennonite background, Easter always included Paska... Paska is the sweet citrus filled enriched bread that you see above.  It is always served during this week of the year, and as [...]

2018-08-02T22:57:22+00:00