Sometimes it's hard to tell Mom how much she means to us.
Other times it's hard to tell how she still puts up with us.
I like to think it's because of all the care and consideration that goes into the mother's day cakes we give her...
Sunday is Mother's Day.
The one day a year when that 27 hours of labor is officially recognized, and my son gets to make up for the fact that his first word was "car."
And his second was "cat."
"Mom" was third.
But I'm OK.
When your mom's a proud Texan celebrating her 64th birthday, you might think ordering a cake that says, "Happy Birthday, Cowgirl!" is a good idea.
And maybe it is, IF your baker writes it down right:
Thanks to Cat ...
With Mother's Day coming up this weekend, I think we could all use a little help selecting the best cake for Mom. And who better to do that than Paul Simon?
HIT IT, PAUL.
The problem is you buy such lousy cakes, you see.
It's Teacher Appreciation Week, my friends, so if you can read this, thank a teacher! (And if you can't read this, then... uh... wait. Never mind.)
Teachers, whether your subject is:
"managent" or "psycology"...
What's that you say? You want a Sunday Sweets post based on the greatest movies of all time? Or at least, the greatest movies of the '80s?
By Miso Bakes
As you wish.
That's right, buttercup, get ready for some eighties movie ma...
[Note: John says I have to put a little warning on today's post, so: warning.]
Guys! It's No Pants Day*! Quick! TAKE OFF YOUR PANTS!!
(*Or as we professional bloggers call it, "Friday.")
[ripping off velour track sui...
...then you for SURE won't be getting far in it:
Thanks to Jennifer M. for that visual image. ("Heel, toe. Heeeeeeel, TOE! Heeeeeeel, TOE!")
And it's such a pity the baker didn't have, I dunno, some form of small-scale model to refe...
And so I says to her, I says, "Hey lady! Let me give you a HAND with that!"
Thanks to Nancy L., Laura C., & Sahara H. for letting me get that out. I feel muuuuch better now.
Edit- Yes. The blue one ...
So what really happens when you order a cake from the bakery's big book o' plastic kit designs?
LET'S FIND OUT.
Amanda D. ordered this Cars design, which was not only in the bakery's book, but also on a giant banner behind the coun...