Tag Archives: birthday

Super-Duper Triple Chocolate Layer Cake

As I write this, I’m glued to the live blogs and twitter feeds of the happenings in the Boston area, truly thankful for the brave men and women who searched tirelessly for the suspects in the horrific Boston Marathon bombings. … Continue reading

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Deep Dish Cherry Crumb Pie

The very first time we celebrated a birthday here on the blog, it was Adam’s 31st way back in 2009. You can view the horrendous photographs on that post, but I won’t subject you to them here and now. All … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Drop Biscuits & Sausage Gravy

There is one thing that Adam requests for me to make for his birthday breakfast year after year. Biscuits and gravy. Growing up in the north suburbs of Chicago, I can count on one hand, ok two fingers, the number … Continue reading

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{Photo Shoot} Cooper’s Very Hungry First Birthday Party

Back in January, my friend Amy asked me if she could book me to photograph her son’s first birthday party the first weekend in March. In January, March seems so far off. Before I knew it though, a few snow … Continue reading

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Moderno: Beautifully Simple Italian

I get a little excited around birthdays. You all know this about me, right? I tend to go a little crazy, a little overboard, and am genuinely happy to celebrate with family or friends. Family birthdays are particularly fun because … Continue reading

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