Valentine’s Day Glitter Chocolate Hearts

valentines_chocolate_hearts_5.jpg

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

four_fall_leaves_cookies.jpg

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

three_pumpkin_cookies_finished.jpg

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

Bat-Cookie-1.jpg

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

Cross-Cookie-6.jpg

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

Rose-Cookies-1.jpg

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

Monogram-Cookie-Transfer-12.jpg

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 […]

Buttery Vanilla Bean Shortbread Cookies

Shortbread-Cookie2.jpg

As I was going through my pantry I noticed that I had half of a vanilla bean pod left. I couldn’t believe that I let my little stash get so low! Never the less I knew I could make something with that half. Many ideas popped into my head but I was really in the […]

Red, White and Blue Velvet 4th of July Cupcakes

4th-of-July-Cupcake-Blue-Velvet2.jpg

Our annual 4th of July BBQ is right around the corner and I just had to share with you the yummy red, white and blue velvet cupcakes that I whipped up! This year I wanted to make something different, something a little more colorful and with a little more shine! After all it’s 4th of […]