14642299_979963338816676_5102589860933178210_nI love being a student at Cal.

I love to bake.

Why is it so hard to find a balance of both?

(This is the only major cake I’ve made this semester)



Blackberry Nectarine Pie

Blackberry Nectarine Pie


I’m not going  to lie– cakes are my absolute favorite thing to bake. I love the whole process of cake making. I love the chemistry of the baking itself. I love attempting to yield the moistest cake with the brightest flavor combinations. I love temporarily becoming a cake architect while trying to piece it all together. Most of all, I love pairing the flavors of the cake with an aesthetic image that I’ve created in my head. Cakes are the perfect craft.

That said, this summer I discovered pie.
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