St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Cupcakes


St. Patrick’s Day officially celebrates the patron Saint of Ireland, but most people just think of it as a day to drink green beer and color a river!  And truth be told I was never one to go over the top on the festivities. Like most, I would occasionally go to a bar with friends. […]

Vanilla Bean Crème Brûlée


I’ll never forget the first time I tried Crème Brûlée, one of the most decadent desserts around and my personal favorite! I was 15 years old when my mom and I went out shopping one Sunday afternoon. After the mall my mom took me out to our favorite Italian restaurant for dinner. I can still remember […]

Valentine’s Day Glitter Chocolate Hearts


I don’t know about you guys but after dinner I always find myself looking for some chocolates to eat. I guess it’s my (very) sweet tooth.  When I go grocery shopping I always pass by the candy aisle and I look for specials on the Dove Chocolate Promises. I tell my husband that the chocolates […]

Fall Leaves Cookies


I love looking at fall pictures! Especially the ones with beautiful landscapes with many trees or a beautiful picture of a road surrounded by many trees. What do both of these pictures have in common you may be asking yourself? Well, you can see the leaf colors begin to change from green to beautiful colors of red, orange […]

Thanksgiving Pumpkin Cookies


I can’t believe that Thanksgiving is right around the corner! This is the time of the year when my house smells like cookies and cakes all day long and my husband drops by the kitchen every now and then to see if there is something leftover that he can eat. Lets not forget our dog Sheika […]

Halloween Cookies: Bats and Ghosts


I love Halloween! It’s the perfect time to dress up and have fun! And with Halloween right around the corner I wanted to share with you what we will be giving out to all the kids that will be trick or treating at our house! These cute mini cookies will be more of a treat […]

Baptism Cross Cookies


I hope everyone is having a lovely Saturday! Even though I loved making the Monogram Cookies and my new favorite Rose Cookies for my cousin’s Baptism, I really wanted to add a final touch that would celebrate the occasion. Truth be told, the cross cookie was the first cookie that came to my mind when […]

Rose Cookie Tutorial


Let me introduce you to my new favorite cookie, the rose cookie! I have seen these cookies all over Pinterest and the web, and they were like love at first sight! I fell in love with them since the moment I saw them. I knew I wanted to add the rose cookies to the Baptism […]

How to Make Monogram Cookies with Royal Icing Transfer


I hope everyone is having a great weekend! I got invited to the baptism of my cousin’s daughter. I had already purchased a gift but I also wanted to give her something really special made by me. So I drew up a couple of cookie sketches and off to bake I went! I envisioned that  the cookies would […]