Quick and Easy Iced Lemon Cake
We’re gonna talk about a hard topic and so I made you an easy cake. You have that waiting for you at the end of this post. But in the meantime, buckle up. And a forewarning: don’t leave me a comment saying you don’t want to read about this. I don’t want to live this. I wish I could turn it off or scroll past it. But I can’t. No woman can.
That being said, content warning for a discussion of sexual harassment and abuse below the cut.
Pumpkin Cake with Oatmeal Cookie Crust
Sticky Toffee Pumpkin Cake
I still feel so weird. It’s been over a year since Mike and I packed up everything (or really, sold most things and packed up the rest) and drove across the country. I knew everything would turn upside down for me and that it’d take quite awhile to settle back the right-way-round — in fact, I budgeted a year in my mind — but it still hasn’t happened.
Raspberry Fool Sheet Cake
Spiked Coffee Cake with Bailey’s Irish Cream
OKAY I HAVE A THEORY. We’ve been speaking to one another face to face for years. Long enough for social evolution to teach us to wait a hot minute before opening our mouths. We teach this to our children as they develop self-control: you probably shouldn’t say everything you think.
Sometimes we think things that aren’t true — or that we aren’t sure are true. Sometimes we think things that are true, but aren’t helpful or necessary (“I told you so,” anyone?). Sometimes we think things that aren’t kind. When we’re little, we might blurt all of these things out. But as we grow, we learn to be better at communicating effectively.
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