Food and Fandom: Beauty’s Spiced Treacle Cake

Food and Fandom: Beauty’s Spiced Treacle Cake

I could go on and on about why I chose to do another Beauty-related goodie, but this one is actually inspired by something that McKinley wrote in the pages. I couldn't really find the passage again, but I'm telling you, the book mentioned spiced treacle cake, and I totally hopped up on the idea! Beauty by Robin McKinley is [...]

The Fairy Tale Retold

What? A writing-related fairy-tale post? It took only a few months to get back to my roots! Okay, maybe a few months and a motivated "head-clearing-through-jogging" experience, but who's counting? Lately I've been doing some pondering about fairy tale retellings. It's because of the Eggplant Literary Productions prompt for Spellbound and Spindles, which asks for the retelling of fairy tales [...]