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Elegant Cakes – A Team Effort
Life Should Be Cake

A Team Effort

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Ever wonder how a Cake Wrecks post gets written? Well, sometimes, it’s like this:

 

Me: “I need a post idea. Any funny holidays coming up?”

John: [googling] “Hmm. Oh. Here we go: it’s National Self-Help Group Awareness Month.”

Me: “Isn’t a ‘self-help’ group an oxymoron?”

John: [Already back to playing Tiny Wings on his phone] “Mmmmmhmmmm.”

Me: “And what cakes would I use, anyway?”

::five minutes later::

Me: “Found one! Look:”

“See, the cupcakes on the right are all, ‘Help me!!’ and the left ones are like, ‘DO EET YERSELF.’ Eh?”

John: [glancing over] “You can’t use those. They look like KKK cupcakes.”

Me: “Ha! Yeah, but…they’re chocolate. C’mon. That’s kind of awesome.”

John: “NOPE.”

Me: “Fine. What else have you got?”

John: “Er…” [scrolling] “…next week is Meat Week.”

Both together: “Naaah.”

John: “Glaucoma Awareness Month?”

Me: “Oooh! I have the perfect cake for that!”

“No, wait, wait. HERE we go:”

Me: Bwahahaha!! Right? RIGHT?!”

John: [silence]

Me: “Or is that cataracts?”

John: “I don’t understand. Do you ENJOY hate mail?”

Me: “Ok, Ok, never mind.”

John: “Next you’ll want to use Stocking Awareness Month. “

Me: “That’s this month? Weird. You’d think it’d be last month.”

John: “Why?”

Me: [busy clicking]

John: “You’re not actually writing about Stocking Awareness Month, are you?”

Me: [still clicking] “Mmmhmm….”

John: “Jen…”

Me: “Hang on. Busy here.”

John: “Jen…”

Me: “K, how ’bout this one?”

“Were you AWARE that this is, in fact, a stocking?”

John: [staring]

Me: “What? Not good enough?”

John: “It’s ‘stocking’ with an ‘AL.’ You know, stalking?”

Me: [eyes wide] “Ooooooooooh.”

John: “Yeah.”

Me: “Well, I guess that makes more sense.”

John: “Yeah.”

Me: “But I think I have a cake for…”

John: “I’m going to stop you there. It’s also National Handwriting Analysis Week. GO WITH THAT.”

Me: “Ok, ok. FINE.”

 

So without further ado, my dear Wreckies, here is today’s post:

 

It’s National Handwriting Analysis Week. I can tell you that the baker of today’s cake was a focused individual with a flair for the dramatic, as well as someone who channels his or her emotions through humor. He or she may also have a less than helpful spouse who is MORE than welcome to write a post again himself sometime. JUST SAYIN’.

 

Thanks to Katrina V., Traci C., Selena E., Amanda R., & Brea S. for making today a day worth celebrating. And also thanks to John, my sweet hubby, for still laughing at all my jokes even while telling me I absolutely can NOT write that.

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