Graduation Hat Cookies

Graduation Hat Cookies

It’s almost graduation time!   Whether you know a preschool, kindergarten, jr. high, high school or college graduate, I’m pretty sure they need a cookie.   I shared these simple graduation hat cookies on Skip to my Lou last year and I wanted to make it available to my readers with an updated printable, this […]

Pirate Party: Treats, Fun and Failures

Pirate Party: Treats, Fun and Failures

Here’s the thing about kid parties. A lot of times, all the hard work that goes into them isn’t necessary.   It’s just us mom’s that do cute things for our own satisfaction, hoping it will make our own little darling happy too! But in the end, we should always measure the success of the […]

How to Give Your Cookies a Metallic Shine

How to Give Your Cookies a Metallic Shine

I’ve experimented a bit with gold, silver and bronze on my cookies.  I’ve read my cookie books, my favorite blogs, asked the ladies at my local cake store but have never felt like I’ve mastered it. So this called for some research and side by side comparisons… my favorite.  ðŸ™‚ I did this experimenting while […]

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!  I hope everyone had a wonderful day with family!  I know I did! I wanted to pop in and see if you guys caught my guest post on Polka Dot Chair the other day?  I wrote a tutorial for the polka dot technique on these bunny cookies, so check it out! And if […]

Conversation Heart Cookies

Conversation Heart Cookies

Today I’m sharing some cookie instructions I guest posted on somewhat simple last year. Enjoy!  Conversation hearts are just a necessary part of the Valentine holiday. Never mind that they taste like chalk.  We still buy them, give them, and decorate with them.  Because they’re cute. So the sugar cookie version of conversation hearts should be no […]