On the weekend

We celebrated Stu's mom's birthday on the weekend. The plan was to take her out for lunch but in the spur of the moment, I decided I would make it extra special and bake her a cake as well. Our diosma bush was in full bloom and the lemon thyme needed some pruning. So I stuck them into crystal vases. They ended up looking rather nice and smelled lovely. I was quite chuffed about that, it's funny how little things like that make me happy.

It was a bit of a frantic morning trying to get everything ready and the house clean and the cake baked. But it was worth it. Can you guess what I made?
A pistachio and vanilla cake! Told you it was worth it.What did you do on the weekend?

9 Responses to On the weekend

Bree said...

That's so sweet of you! :]
That sure looks delicious. Stu's mom is one lucky woman! <3

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MariaKristela said...

That cake looks so luscious! :)

Starlight said...

Mmmm, it looks amazing :) That's really nice of you.

beingdena said...

What a beautiful cake doll. bet she was happy.

x

Ana Degenaar said...

That looks delicious. Love your new display pic.
xo

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I LOVE baking cakes! So sweet of you :)

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Robots in Trouble said...

it's so sweet that you guys made cake for her :] and pretty looking flowers!

-robots in trouble

DreamYourStyle said...

njamiiiiiiiiiii...cake :) delicious post!
xx,B

shari said...

I job hunted, ha ha. Went to the last few days of Musikfest, also... end of summer for us... fall is coming, so it's been raining more and the temps are dropping. I'm kind of relieved! (Though I love summer.)

Glad you had a successful weekend! :-) Looks yummy!!