So this was Family Day, which means no business, no writing, and kid-directed activities. The two younger have been drooling over a copy of Hello, Cupcake, and I finally stocked up on enough random baking supplies to make a run at a couple of the recipes.
So after a morning filled with sugar, we present to you:
Why is it so fascinating to make things that look like other things? I mean, this was definitely a child-led project but I got a kick out of it too. In fact, we took them down and displayed them proudly to my parents, who were kind enough to say, “Ooh! Aah!”
Even when you’re forty-one and your day involved making things out of frosting, it’s nice to have your parents admire your handiwork.