Bits and pieces: Sandra Lee, royal wedding cake and other food news from the web, 3.29.11

 

  • Word’s out about the wedding cake of Prince William and his fiance, Kate – it’s going to be a fruit cake. It sounds like it will be very, um, British. (Time)

 

  • Cupcakes in a jar – the next dessert trend? (The Kitchn)

 

 

  • Need a little oomph in your sex life? Try eating some saffron, according to a group of researchers. (Gawker)

 

  • Food Network host Sandra Lee grates my nerves a bit, but her rise to fame is pretty interesting, and her advocacy to end child hunger is admirable. (New York Magazine)