Sometimes a story is told better backwards, so let's try that today and work our way from the end. I had just completed these tulip cookies and I wanted to gift some to our German neighbors. We haven't really gotten to know them yet, as they only know a little English and our German is well barely there. Cookies, well, they are understood in every language. And you don't exactly give cookies ... [ read more... ]
Posts tagged with "Spring"
Mother's day is crazy soon, and if you're looking for something sweet to give you're mom, look no further! I have some sweet floury (ha, see what I did there?) treats that I picked just for mom! And I really do mean floury, because flowery presents die…and floury presents well, they stay with you forever - in the hips. But totally worth it alright…anyway, you're going to need a little more then ... [ read more... ]
Recently we celebrated two little birthdays in the Maison De Miller (that's fancy for our house). M & B, my little twinies turned five. Yes, five. As in we're going off to kindergarten and totally shedding the last bit of baby we have, even if you desperately tug and plead mom, it's happening. Sigh. Birthdays are so bittersweet as moms are they not? We plan these parties and events and celebrate ... [ read more... ]
Have I ever told you I have a cake phobia - it's true, I do. Which may seem slightly insane considering my official job title is "sprinkle tosser" or ya know baker, but it's true...I really dislike making cakes or I did. Need proof? Head on over to the cakes page, you might hear a cricket or two. But why the cake phobia? Well...it all started with (cue music and thought bubble)... My entire ... [ read more... ]
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... ]