The ribbon inspired the whole thing. I made the seashell candies on top. I think it is beautiful. I hope she does too.
A colleague and long term friend of mine is retireing next week. I have partaken in just a few drinks over the course of the last couple of weeks in her honor. She made the well planned decision a few years back to buy a place on Amelia Island in Florida to move to upon retirement–never a fan of Chicago winters. I’ll be headed out to another celebration this evening for her. Last week, post-Blue Moon I agreed to bake a cake this week for her. This time it is for a girlfriends’ retirement. Headed out to Micheal’s today to get some ideas. I am excited to bring out the pans, boards and bowls. I am considering an island theme….