Well the Solar Eclipse 2017 is in just a few days and that is all I have been hearing about. Do you have your glasses yet. I am still trying to score some. Here is how I made some fun Sun and Moon cookies. I started out with 2 cookie shapes. I do not have… Continue reading Solar Eclipse Cookies – Sun & Moon
I have tried a few recipes now and this is the one I like. It is from SemiSweetDesigns.com. Ingredients 1 cup (two sticks) unsalted butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1 egg 1 ½ tsp vanilla extract 1 ½ tsp almond extract 1 tsp salt 3 cups all-purpose flour Instructions In a mixer, cream together butter and sugar. Mix until… Continue reading Roll-Out Sugar Cookies Recipe
These mini cookies are perfect for a tea party or Alice in Wonderland theme. I found the mini teacup cookie cutter at CheapCookieCutters.com. The other square cutter I had. I used a my favorite roll-out cookie recipe and basic royal icing recipe. I baked these the night before and began icing in the morning. The… Continue reading Tea Party Cookies – Royal Icing
Our friend Emma was turning 8 and wanted a Pokemon cake. I am very familiar with Pokemon from my son. I knew right away I would make a Pokeball. This would be an easy design and would look good. I made two 9″ round chocolate cakes. After both cakes cooled I added a raspberry layer.… Continue reading Easy Pokemon Pokeball Cake
I wanted to make a CARS themed birthday cake for a special 7 year old. Eli had taken some friends to see the new CARS movie and I thought this would be a perfect theme cake. I made a White Chocolate Raspberry “not nothing bundt” bundt cake that we both love. I have the recipe… Continue reading Lightning McQueen CARS bundt birthday cake !!!!
I wanted to try stencils for decorating cookies. Graduation was coming and this was a great opportunity to try out. Of course I always think of these great ideas a few days before production time. So Amazon Prime came through again. There was not a huge selection but I decided on a set by Designer… Continue reading Decorate Cookies with Stencils – Royal Icing
A few months back was my first experience with Nothing Bundt Cakes. I bought a White Chocolate Raspberry bundt cake for my daughter, Miya’s 6th birthday. I took in Shopkins figures and they did a beautiful job decorating it. The cake tasted even better than it looked. It was amazing, moist and so flavorful. I… Continue reading Nothing Bundt Cake CopyCat Recipe – White Chocolate Raspberry Cake : OMG the Best Cake You’ve had in a Long Time!