a few of my favorite things

Late Christmas January 4, 2009

Filed under: Baking,weekend — Bridget @ 5:00 pm

Happy Sunday!  Hope you’re all having a good one.  Yesterday my dad and I made it to the gym and it felt sooo good to just be at a gym!!  I really am a gym rat, I just loved it!  A couple hours after we got home all plans were canceled due to icy roads.   Oh well.

Due to all the traveling and house-hunting around the holidays, I didn’t get to share much of my holiday celebrations with you all.  I know it’s belated, so I’ll just share a few things.

First up, my favorite Christmas treat ever – Pistachio Nut Swirl Cake, otherwise known as Green Cake.  We make this every year to eat on Christmas morning (yes! cake for breakfast!  it’s so good with a cup of coffee).  I realize that I was too excited to eat it, so I never got a shot of the inside, but the actual cake is green from pistachio pudding.  Delish!


Next up are some food-related holiday gifts: an immersion blender and Giada’s new cookbook.


Haven’t used either yet, but I’m looking forward to it!


7 Responses to “Late Christmas”

  1. Hangry Pants Says:

    Ooh your green cake sounds yummy. Can we get a recipe?

    You will love your cook book and immersion blender!

  2. Lindsay Says:

    i hope you like the cookbook!

    i ❤ my immersion blender – its such a great kitchen tool!

    that cake looks so neat!

  3. Amanda Says:

    don’t forget to turn in your HBBC points

  4. Amira Says:

    oh that cake looks too delicious, yum! great presents too

  5. biz319 Says:

    I use my stick blender at least every other day. You’ll love it!

  6. Bridget Says:

    I got the same cookbook!! 🙂

    That pistachio cake sounds so delicious!! I bet it is incredible with coffee!

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