A cake for a friend and a poem

Time for me to close up for the night but thought I would leave you with sweet dreams… really sweet dreams…a beautiful birthday cake with shoes and handbags and delicious cake and fillings… with some lovely words to accompany it.. thanks to Robbie Cheadle.

Robbie's inspiration

A good friend of mine celebrated her birthday yesterday with a lovely dinner and dancing party. The venue looked spectacular with lots of tiny little fairy lights hanging down from the cornices in strings.

I was asked to make the birthday cake. Initially, I responded with caution. “What theme do you want?” I asked. Happily, the other girls hadn’t given any thought to the theme for the cake and so I could do whatever I liked. That is the best arrangement for me. On these agreeable terms, I agree to make the birthday cake without a moments further hesitation. I chose a theme of shoes and bags which I made over the past two weekends. Each set took about two to three hours so I had to start my preparations early.

The cake had two tiers, a small round chocolate cake for the top layer and a large round vanilla cake for the…

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About Smorgasbord - Variety is the Spice of Life.

My name is Sally Cronin and I am doing what I love.. Writing. Books, short stories, Haiku and blog posts. My previous jobs are only relevant in as much as they have gifted me with a wonderful filing cabinet of memories and experiences which are very useful when putting pen to paper. I move between non-fiction health books and posts and fairy stories, romance and humour. I love variety which is why I called my blog Smorgasbord Invitation and you will find a wide range of subjects. You can find the whole story here. Find out more at https://smorgasbordinvitation.wordpress.com/about-me/

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