It’s amazing the things you find online when you’re not looking for them. While I was researching this week’s trends article on cakes, I came across this: a bride who had a wedding cake made as a life-size image of herself for her vow renewal ceremony.
I’m not kidding.
Chidi Ogbuta of Allen, TX, told CNN she had always dreamed of having a doll modeled after her, and the five-foot-four cake came pretty close to fulfilling that dream. Even after the 500 guests to the Ogbutas vow renewal ceremony on Sept. 22, 2007, in Dallas, had cake, there was still plenty left, the couple said. It took them about a week to eat the whole thing — with the help of several guests. Read more.