sweet as nectar | hummingbird cake

I love to cook but I wouldn’t consider myself as a baker. It’s just too finicky.

But the odd occasion arises (usually after an epic Pinning session or for a competition) that I have the urge to bake something beautiful.

Martha Stewart's Hummingbird Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
Martha Stewart’s Hummingbird Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

On Sunday I got my apron on!
Warning: the results won’t be like Martha’s picture above!

Hummingbird Cake

Recipe via Martha Stewart: Hummingbird Cake [here] and Cream Cheese Frosting [here].

baking in my Retro Pop rose skulls apron!
baking in my Retro Pop rose skulls apron!
Butter Cream Frosting
Butter Cream Frosting (so hard not to keep licking the spoon!)
underwraps
underwraps
Melly's creation; Hummingbird Cake
Melly’s creation; Hummingbird Cake

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