Monday, June 22, 2015

Weekend Recap: More Birthday Fun

Hello lovelies! I hope you all had a great weekend! I had yet another wonderful one, though it was not long enough, as usual. I like to make my birthday last all month, so this weekend we did a little more birthday celebrating.

On Friday night we went out to dinner and then I came home and got to work on 2 cakes for the birthday dinner we were having the next night. I didn't NEED to make 2 cakes, but I wanted to make 2 cakes. So I did.

I baked a lemon cake and a chocolate cake. For the lemon cake I made a blueberry filling:


And the chocolate cake had peanut butter filling and chocolate buttercream. So basically a Reeses' Cup in cake form. 

Om nom nom

On Saturday morning I got up and worked on straightening the house, finishing the cakes, and went for a run, which was kind of a bad idea because it was about 100 degrees. Yikes, that was rough.


My pace kind of sucked but I'm blaming it on the heat. 

I also watched Gilmore Girls (We finally got Netflix and I am IN LOVE!) which was awesome. 

Saturday night it was time to party! We met our friends at Brio for a yummy Italian dinner and lots of fun! 




I had some fun with my new nail polish and bracelets I found at Nordstrom Rack! 


And we had to get the shot of me and Adam all dressed up and adorable: 


We had such a great time and it was so great to see everyone! 

Sunday morning we slept really late and then had brunch at a new spot. I had lemon crepes with berries and ricotta and they were SO good! 



Plus an iced latte that was awesomely strong and delicious. 


It was such a wonderful weekend, seeing our friends and spending time together! I am one blessed lady. 

How was your weekend? Did you eat all the food like I did? 




still being molly

Bella And The City

18 comments:

  1. Ummm, that cake. I need now. Also, you look amazing in that dress! And I love trying out new brunch spots! Glad you had such a good weekend -- now please send me that cake. :)

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  2. Oh my god. That chocolate cake. I want it now! I can't believe you just got Netflix!! Good choice for Gilmore Girls to be your first series. Looks like you had a great birthday weekend! Happy belated birthday, girlfriend!

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  3. What a wonderful weekend!! I would really like a slice of cake this morning lol!! Love Brio and looks like a really fun night you had! xo, Biana -BlovedBoston

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  4. You two look fabulous! I just followed ya in Bloglovin! Love following awesome new blogs! Glad you had a lovely and yummy looking weekend!!! Now here's hoping your week is amazing!! :-)

    livingoncloudandreanine.blogspot.com

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  5. Ahhh your lemon crepes with berries and ricotta look amazing!!! And lemon cake with blueberry?? Yes, please! You guys look cute at your dinner party. Sounds like a great weekend!

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  6. That cake is gorgeous! I saw it on Instagram and was drooling!

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  7. What a fun birthday weekend! Your lemon cake with blueberry filling looks amazing. Same goes for your dinner at Brio. Sounds like you had a great time!

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  8. aww happy belated birthday! seems like you had a great time!

    theleeday.com

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  9. Those cakes look DELISH! And loving your dress, looks like a fabulous b-day weekend <3

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  10. Ohh goodness, BOTH of those cakes sound SO delicious!! Drooling over here! And I haven't been to Brio in forever but man I love that place!

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  11. That chocolate cake looks amazing. I love anything Reese's and could probably eat that whole cake by myself!! haha
    Sarah at MeetTheShaneyfelts

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  12. Birthday month - a girl after my own heart ;) Your two cakes sound AMAZING! Glad you had a great weekend!

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  13. All your food looks so delicious!! Happy birthday month. Woo!

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  14. Oh wow, those cakes look so delicious! Your meal Saturday looks SO good.

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  15. Looks like a great weekend girl! That pink dress is so cute!

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  16. All the food looks delicious! How is it 2015 and we haven't invented a way to press a picture on screen and have it appear for us? I'd totally do that with some of the food.

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  17. Love you in that pretty pink dress! Yum, look at all those sweets and lemon crepes sound so delicious right now!

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  18. Those sweets all look soooooo amazing! I can't believe you made that lemon cake, it looks like something you'd buy at a pastry shop!

    Annessa
    www.seekingsunshine.com

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