making some fancy beautiful cake, like the one that is this week's recipe for the week,
the hydrangea cake (see sidebar).
But my mother requested just a simple cake which is still, after 5 years,
her favorite: Nigella Lawson's Buttermilk Cake.
I've made it so many times.
I could offer many delicious Mother Day's ideas on what to bake, but I'll let you
browse through my Flickr collection, here, and you can pick your favorite to make yourself.
I've been horribly sick this week, but I wanted to show you some of my Queen's Day
pictures in Amsterdam:
Pictures of my week in Turkey are following soon!
And some random food porn from last week: