Birthday Treats

After babbling on about how it’s my birthday month, we’ve reached a rather special occasion in that it’s my actual birth-day. Here’s an insanely quick doodlewash of some cake as I’m rushing to move to the celebration bit! A few decades ago on this particular day a little blue-eyed baby arrived and his parents named him Charlie. That…

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Honey, Honey

Thinking about today’s prompt of “bees” my mind went, of course, to honey, and then shortly afterward the ABBA song which has now been playing in my head the entire time. That music is so darn catchy it’s like an ear worm that sets up a nest and starts to have baby ear worms. Ewww… wait,…

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Lemonade Stand

One of the fun parts of being a kid was trying to do things just like adults did. Like wearing my dads shoes or, more impressively, starting a business and finding a way to make my own money. When I was young, this often came in the form of a lemonade stand in the summer months. I realize…

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Fruit Salad To Go

When I was a kid, getting a little fruit cup was one of my favorite things in the world. I particularly liked the strange little cherries inside that were sort of reddish pink in color and looked more like little candies than fruit. The larger version of this was called fruit salad and it was made for gatherings…

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Kitten Break!

When faced with a prompt of “kitten” I was going to attempt something with a bowl of milk, but as ever, got distracted by seeing an actual kitten. He’s still patiently waiting for that milk, since this is all I had time to make, so I hope you’ll be kind enough to give him some. I’ve always struggled with…

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Hummingbird Cake

Years ago, I was served a layered spice cake that had a lot of fruit in it and, though it was rather tasty, it was also incredibly sweet. I asked the hostess what kind of cake it was and she just smiled brightly, though we were all smiling at that point as our faces were locked…

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