I think there is nothing more thoughtful than appreciating those around us by baking something delicious for them! After all, when we offer a sweet treat, people are more likely to reciprocate with sweetness. Moreover, nowadays Valentine’s, being celebrated today, is not just a lover’s holiday and we seem to be taking our cue from the US, where it is celebrated by everyone: children send Valentine cards to their parents and teachers, friends treat each other to gifts and even co-workers celebrate Valentine’s together and express gratitude for those around them. There is something more romantic and touching about baking a cake for Valentine’s than, for example, individual muffins. The thought of sharing a cake brings everyone together. When it is freshly baked, even before they see it, guests are greeted by the aroma that is only unique to baking.
Cake Nua just out of the oven. When you make it at home allow it to cool before sharing 🙂 ‘I love the idea of baking a cake with its own filling. This week’s cake contains pockets of cannoli filling; the filling is piped into the cake batter and the batter encases the filling during baking. On tv due to time constraints, we sliced … Read More Cannoli Cake Nua