It’s Random! It’s Thursday! It’s Random Thursday!
This is a bit shorter than usual, because I still haven’t caught up on the sleep I gladly lost Tuesday night (and a bit of Wednesday morning) doing this.
The general theme is probably due to the glucose tolerance test I had yesterday, which ensured that I didn’t eat anything before I visited the doctor’s office (because I had to fast) or for a eight hours afterwards (because the taste of flat orange Fresca mixed with corn syrup is less tolerable to my tastebuds than the actual glucose is to my system—bluuuuurgh). ‘Cause when I skip a meal or two, my focus narrows.
And yes, I already had a HobNob tag. Why is this a question?
Reason #683 why my friend Dee is Awesome
When she arrives at the weirdly cool restaurant she suggested for dinner before the amazing concert she made arrangements for us to see, she brings me these:
Twenty-Nine Seconds of Cake
Is this awesome . . . or am I just projecting?
You know what makes this even better?
It was created by a place called Tattooed Bakers.
Go check out their gallery, which ranges from elegant and whimsical to . . . um.
Dancing Cookie Cake
Julia M. Usher, whose website gives Martha Stewart a run for her money,
created this for the 2013 Oklahoma State Sugar Art Show,
which is now on my list of Dangerous Places I Must Visit.
*Get your head out of the gutter, Kevin; this ain’t that kind of show. Anda limerick about HobNobs is too easy for you. Do one on barszcz and we’ll talk.