Hey friends! How’s the New Year going for you so far? For me it’s been… trying. My son had a wreck. We’ve taken turns being sick. My husband has been working crazy-long hours. But all that aside, I’m working hard to try and get things back on track here at Rose Bakes and the next thing on my agenda is keeping my contest going. So here it is… the January Who Takes the Cake Contest is live and you can enter your cakes (or other sweets) NOW!
But wait – you need a theme, right? I was talking to my friend and assistant Susan and decided that this year every month’s theme is going to be a color (or colors). And since January is winter (or it should be – it’s been 70°+ in Mississippi for most of the month), I thought this month the theme would be “Metallic”.
You know, like snow is sparkly and shiny like a metallic?. And ice. Very shiny and sometimes silver. Right? Okay – roll with me even if you don’t get it.
Okay – I know “Metallic” is not exactly a color, but Susan and I were running out of options for the month’s.
You see, I didn’t want to venture off into super specific colors like aubergine or chartreuse, so this seemed like a good choice that was similar to the color theme.
Don’t ya think?
So if you have anything silver, gold, bronze, shiny, shimmery, metallic, or glittery… it’ll be perfect for this contest!
See, like this sweet little cake…. with glittery stars and a snowman! Or… Continue Reading ▶