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Beagles and Bassinets

I got an order recently for cupcake toppers….specifically, Beagles and Bassinets.They’re for a baby shower, and that’s the theme! Beagles and Bassinets~isn’t that cute?So, here’s how they turned out… I wish I could have put one on a cupcake to show you for size proportion (they are about the size...
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Cookies and Cream Cake

We had another birthday in the family and an Oreo cake was requested. My newly crowned 6 year old loves chocolate, and is, in fact, the only one in our family of 6 that likes chocolate cake. BUT, when it’s your birthday, you’re king ~ so, Mama made a chocolate...
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I’m in trouble

Trouble with a capital “T” and that rhymes with “C” and that stands for COOKIE!Ok, I am a dork. I couldn’t possibly be the only one out there forced to watch and re-watch The Music Man EVERY year in grade school music class. That and Oliver!, right? However, that one...
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leggo my eggless sugar cookie!

So school is about to start all across the country…some parents cheer while others are sad to say goodbye to free-form days. Once school starts, so do all the activities that come along with that…soccer, Scouts, dance, gymnastics, karate etc., etc, etc…or blah, blah, blah to those who are kid-free....
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An oldie, but a goodie!

My oldest son’s favorite cookie is the Oatmeal Raisin…so he recently went on a vacation to Maine with his best friend and I wanted to pack him some treats to eat while they were driving. I mean, 9 hours in a car is a LONG drive!I honestly forget about posting...
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Another Cake order

Quick post today…but here’s a deliciously yummy cake I made for an order last week! It was a 3 layer carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. It is my favorite carrot cake recipe that I want to share with you, but I will not. Haha! I actually will, but not...
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DOUBLE Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownies

Here are some brownies that I made last week. Haven’t had time to post because I have been pretty busy with orders (YAY!), but they definitely deserve some love because they were gooood. These brownies were the comeback of the Cookie Dough Bites, my first go-round with this little sweeties...
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Race Cookies

I got an order for Race Car cookies for a birthday in September…The mommy of the little boy who is going to turn 5 emailed me a picture of the race car on his invitation and we thought that making the car look like the invitation would be cute…she asked...
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Latest orders

Here are 2 of my latest orders. I feel like I have been baking up a storm over here the past few weeks…makes for a warm kitchen in the heat of summer, but I will not complain about that!! I reserve baking time generally in the evening and decorating time...
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Flavor of the Month – Pie

This is the first “Flavor of the Month” baking group started by the very talented Bridget at Bake at 350. I really like the rules of this group because there aren’t really any rules…just come up with something that has to do with that month’s “flavor”…this month being PIE. So...
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Got Zucchini?

There are many things I can do…some I can do well, others I am just learning and then there are those things that no matter how hard I try, or research, or think about I just can’t seem to get a handle on. Case(s) in point: gardening, plant cultivation, horticulture,...
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"Astro-snot" party

So, like I said in the last post, my little guy celebrated his 4th birthday this past week. We held a big BBQ for him on Saturday. He said that he wanted a Space themed party, or in his words an “AstroSnot” party. He has a little trouble with his...
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Does it run in the family?

Just wanted to post this because I thought it was too cute…This week my littlest guy had his 4th birthday and on the big day he wanted to make and decorate his own cake. With a little help from his big brother, I gave both of them some easy icing...
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Strawberry Cupcakes = Delicious

I have never been a huge proponent of fruit in dessert. I mean I love most fruit, but to mefruit = healthy. The idea of dessert is an indulgence and fruit somehow doesn’t fit into that mold. Before you comment, I know I am missing out (or so I’m told),...
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Pirate Cuties

I feel like I have been slacking on my blog entries lately. I assure you it isn’t for a lack of baking…more like a lack of hours in a day.Here is one of the projects I was able to check off my had on my endless to-do list.Some cute Pirate...
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Pretzel Jello

This Pretzel Jello Recipe is a summer staple! Salty, Sweet and Creamy! Here’s one of those recipes that has been around for a long time, but is fairly new to me, having only made it a few times. I wasn’t going to post this because, honestly, I followed the recipe...
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A Blondie for my blondie!

I have an issue that I would like to address…actually my 5 1/2 year old SON has an issue that HE would like to address…”Can only kids with brown hair eat Brownies?”I turned and looked at him, not quite understanding what he meant. “Why would you say that?”, I responded....
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