Archives for May 2014

Birthday Cake Batter Spoons

I know it's been a little too quiet around here this week, it's been one of those weeks for this baker. The kind where you want to just sit down with a bowl of chocolate frosting and let your thoughts drift into a sugar coma, you know what I'm talking about right? Thankfully I opted for a much less dramatic option instead, Birthday Cake Batter Spoons! Easy to make, easy to enjoy, easy to hide in ... [ read more... ]

Miss Friday Mourning Sprinkle Jewelry Giveaway!

You guys know I love sprinkles, it's not exactly a secret. But I do have to admit I kind of have a love hate relationship with nonpareils. I mean I can't hate them, their sprinkles. But they are a pain in the rear to work with, am I right? All you have to do is look at the little guys and they start hoping around in the container. You open that lid and it's a promise you'll be sweeping them up ... [ read more... ]

Circus Animal Truffles

In this house we love Circus Animal Cookies, but not just any frosting covered animal cookies they have to be Mother's Circus Animal Cookies. I'm not sure if it's the yummy chocolate coated cookies, the cute combo of white and bright pink, the animals, or the sprinkles (who are we kidding, we know it's the sprinkles) but my kiddos are crazy about them. In fact I bought a bag of these three times ... [ read more... ]

How To Make Edible Image Cookies

I've learned a few things in the past week. Like if you're going to take a last minute trip across the country to a blogging conference, you should probably invest in lots of coffee and prepare to function on two or three hours of sleep for days on end, and look good while doing it! Also, it's not a good idea to tackle a project you've been wanting to do for a year at the very last minute. ... [ read more... ]

Root Beer Float Macarons

My girls recently discovered root beer. Yea, there's no going back now. Every time we vist a restaurant they beg for us to swap out their waters for root beer. They get really excited when they see root beer flavored candy in the store or when mommy makes these cookies. I can't blame them, root beer was a childhood favorite. I have ,any good memoirist hanging out after work as a teenager with a ... [ read more... ]

Birthday Cake Treats Round up!

Birthday cake, cake batter, funfetti, deliciousness covered in sprinkles, it doesn't even matter, I'll take two please! It's true I have a slight obsession with this stuff guys. It's no joke, the sweet combo of vanilla and butter is right up there with peanut butter and chocolate to me. I can't seem to get enough! The sprinkles might also help draw me in I can't have birthday ... [ read more... ]

The Great Baking Closet Clean Out Blog Party!

Boy, do I have a fun post for you guys today! But wait, not just a post, a party! A party that involves, sprinkles, baking supplies, sweet bloggers, prizes, and cleaning - yes cleaning! Betsy over at JavaCupcake, and I have rounded up a few sweet bakers to share with you guys a behind the scenes look at how we keep our baking supplies neat and tidy! Well sort of, before we showed you guys our ... [ read more... ]

Popping Up Daisies Cake

Last week I shared with you guys a fun new Daisy Cookie Bouquet, I had a blast making them. After all edible flowers are the best kind of flowers! But while I was photographing them I thought, man why didn't I stick these in a cake...or even made dirt pudding in the pot? I just new I had to try out one of them with some extra flowers and well, we were long over due for a little cake around here. ... [ read more... ]