recipe : rosewater-raspberry-pistachio cake & a lovely video

Ever since I started sharing intimate details of my life. I’ve been wanting to share a glimpse of it with you. There is just so much a photograph of my food or outfit can depict. I want to show you how much I truly enjoy what I do on a day-to-day basis. This blog has introduced me to so many beautiful people and enabled me to realize what I absolutely love and cherish. That is my family, the ability to share my talents and hobbies, and you. All of you. There is nothing I want, but to bring inspiration to one’s life. Enlighten someone with what I have created. And I’m glad c&é is able to do just that.
I want to share that the blog has been and will always be my hobby. This virtual tree house of mine has been the perfect escape, an escape for when times get hard and I hope c&é can be that for you too. I just want you to know that life isn’t as perfect as I stage in an instagram photo. My world is just as normal or insane as yours. Life brings obstacles to everyone, but c&é has been created for you to emancipate from it all… It is hard to spend an entire day conducting quantitative risk analyses and then draft a post to publish at 6am the following day. But the continued support of my friends and family has been exponential and has proven effective. c&é has kept me happy. A place, thing or whatever you want to call it that has become my own.
I hope you take one thing from this message and that is to aspire for greatness. Engage your hobbies and talents and do what you love most. Above all, be a person of inspiration. It is the perfect gift.{and catch the behind-the-scenes video here}
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{a very special thank you to the crew that made this possible}
Director | Ivan Diaz 1st Assistant Director | Casey Parrish 2nd Assistant Director | Elizabeth Coniglio Director of Photography | Suzanna Perez Production Designer | Madison Mavis
Gaffer | Noreal Layne Mays Lighting Consultant | Oliver Henry 2nd AC/Grip | Gari Martinez Camera Operator | Evan McAlister Color Grading & Corrector | Chris Chrisenbery Behind the Scenes | Thomas Bishop
Music | Holley Maher
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  • This is incredibly beautiful and well done! I am so so impressed (plus, how composed you manage to look when baking is just beyond me and I'm jeal)! Hope you had a lovely Christmas 🙂
    xox

  • SET

    Love this whole video – lighting, charm, accents, song, just beautiful!

  • debra

    I love the video and the cake looks sooo delicious! You & your family look so adorable. xx ps that was so funny about the FB pic 🙂

  • This video is so lovely, Supes! I'm so proud of you for being such a light and inspiration in people's lives, including mine. Your passion for beautiful things is evident in everything you do and having it on film is so neat! I am so lucky to call you 'friend' and wish you nothing but the best, always. xx

  • Thank you, Nathalie! So lovely to hear! x

  • Thank you so much, A! Glad to see that the video captured exactly that! 🙂 x

  • Thank you so much, Debra! x

  • Glad it resembles c&é so well 🙂 x

  • I never look like that haha. 🙂 x

  • So beautiful! I felt the passion you had for baking and creating for your blog through this video. I would love to see more videos of your recipes, please and thank you 🙂 You have definitely inspired me to continue with my passion and love to create and I hope to pass on the inspiration to others along the way. Thank you!
    Jessica

    the way to my Hart

  • Such a beautiful video and post, Supal!

    … and that dress is gorgeous.

  • Thanks Andrea! My mom bought that one for me as a “welcome back from Scotland you can now wear short things again” outfit 🙂

  • Videos are tough to do, but they capture so much! I would love to do more of them. Glad you enjoyed it, Jessica 🙂 x

  • Oh how I wish I could bake like you Supal..this cake looks heavenly. And I agree, the video is really well done!!

  • Beautiful video and the cake looks delish!

    (I was so impressed by the cut-aways/editing too. Great job!)

  • Thank you so, so much Angela! The team did an incredible job 🙂 x

  • Aw Todd, so lovely to hear that from you! x

  • Oh, that's so sweet! 🙂