Red Velvet Puppy Chow

I've been on a mini puppy chow kick lately - my kids love it, the hubs love it, it's perfect to ship to the nieces and nephews, so easy to make, and well it's just flipping yummy! However, what keeps fueling my need for puppy chow is all the new flavors of candy melts "aka chocolate wafers". It use to be they just came in colors but now they have flavors as well! I love adding flavored chocolate ... [ read more... ]

Royal Icing 101

Today I have another baking basics post for you guys, Royal Icing 101! This will be a super helpful post for those of you just starting to decorate cookies or who have always wanted to try! I don't know about you guys...but I could sit and admire beautifully hand decorated cookies for days. But here's the thing - I like to keep my decorated cookies sweet and simple. Cookie decorating can be really ... [ read more... ]

Easy Two-Toned Cupcakes

For those of you that may be just now joining in, this week I'm trying out some fun new Wilton cupcake products, and giving them to one lucky reader! If you haven't entered yet, don't worry...you can head on over here and enter until tomorrow. (April 19th, 2013) A few days ago I shared some of my experimenting with the Colorburst Batter Bits in my Birthday Cake Cookie Bars. Today, I'm back to ... [ read more... ]

Birthday Cake Cookie Bars – Colorburst Batter Bits

I'm so excited to be sharing a few of my favorite new Wilton cupcake products with you guys this week, and even giving them all away to one of you! Don't worry if you missed that post you still have time to enter! You can get in on the fun till Friday April, 19th here. Today I'm starting out with the Colorburst Batter Bits - aka the BFF of sprinkles :) Out of all the new products I was most ... [ read more... ]

Wilton Giveaway – 12 New Cupcake Products!

Wilton products have always been a fav of mine. As a matter of fact, Wilton played a huge roll in my baking adventures from the start! It was my husband's gift of Wilton's Ultimate Cake Decorating Set that encouraged me to give baking/decorating a try! My Wilton collection has grown just a bit since then...heh. Just when I think I've got "enough" they come out with more awesome stuff...that I just ... [ read more... ]

S’mores Cake Pops

If you have been following MBC for awhile you might remember the S'mores cake pops I posted about in the past. Unfortunately, they were one of the old posts that hadn't made it to the new site yet. However, they were simply way too yummy to be left behind forever...so today I'm bringing them back and even better! My original S'mores pops were a graham cracker cake stuffed with marshmallow filling ... [ read more... ]