I hope you all had a wonderful Easter! If your house is anything like ours all of the eggs are empty, they baskets are put away, dresses are hung back up, leftovers are quickly dwindling in the fridge, and the kids are slowly coming down off their sugar rush . But one thing remains, a tub filled with far too much candy, many of which will remain until the next holiday. Admit it...how many of you ... [ read more... ]
Posts tagged with "Spring"
Outside of the kitchen, I've never been much of a gardener. In fact I'm not sure I've successfully grown anything like, ever. Unless we're talking weeds and kiddos which I've done quiet well. But that doesn't stop me from planting little vegetables of my own in the kitchen, and so can you! I've teamed up with Better Homes and Gardens to bring you an easy Garden-Theme Cupcake tutorial that you're ... [ read more... ]
Easter is just less then two weeks away and can you believe I haven't baked a single Easter treat? What's my deal? I blame it on the macarons really, if I hadn't recently fell in love with the adorable little yummy treats I would be dreaming up floppy bunny ears and cute little cotton tails. Instead of dreaming of different macaron combos. But hey, maybe they won't mind if we have coconut ... [ read more... ]
You know what I love about blogging? Well besides like everything of course. I love that it constantly pushes me to stretch my abilities, creativity, flavor palate...you get the point. Can you believe that I use to think I didn't like lemon treats? I know, I know, who doesn't like lemon? It's like saying you don't like sunshine and that's simply just not normal. As I've told you guys many times ... [ read more... ]
It's true! It's true! Today I'm sharing yet another one of my most treasured tools annnddddddd giving you guys a chance to win some of your own! Happy dance. Happy dance. The cutters I'm sharing today are from the insanely talented Autumn Carpenter's newest line of cupcake cutie cutters: perfect for fondant, gum paste, small cookies, and so on. As you guys probably know, cupcakes are hands down my ... [ read more... ]
It's really hard to believe "spring" is here. And not just because our friends and family all over the north are still seeing snow, our new location in the south has us questioning if there ever was a winter and feeling like it's summer already! I'm not so sure spring really exists here?? Although I don't miss the insane amounts of snow from the frozen tundra (aka upstate New York) I do miss that ... [ read more... ]
Mother's day is just a few weeks away, and what better way to say "Thanks Mom" then with some flowers? Flowers that just happen to double as cupcakes that is! A couple of weeks ago I posted the Pretty As A Daisy Cupcake Tutorial and I received lots of questions wondering how I assembled the cupcakes into a bouquet. So this week I baked up another bright and cheery bouquet so I could show ... [ read more... ]