My Cookie Cutter Collection

Seven hundred seventy six {776}. There I said it. This is the number of cookie cutters that I own. I feel like an addict admitting to an addiction. Why do I feel ashamed to say it? I know my collection is not as vast as other decorators but it still feels like I own a […]

A Personal Story

I’m not one of those bloggers that starts off posts by being witty and telling stories about themself, their husband or their kids. I love those bloggers and I love how they can so easily share their lives with the world. I’m more of a technical blogger. I get down to the nitty gritty and […]

Zombie Cookies {Video Tutorial}


Sunday was our friend Josh’s birthday. My husband & his guy friends are pretty obsessed with zombies so my husband found this聽zombie cookie jar to give him. Of course since I make cookies I knew that I needed to make matching cookies to go in the jar. This is the box the jar comes in […]

1000+ Facebook Fans Giveaway {Closed}

This giveaway is now closed: Congratulations to the winner Tami Tanzyus Mudd! Check your inbox for an email from me 馃檪 It seems like only a couple of weeks ago I reached 1000 Facebook fans. I started thinking about a giveaway and then time got away from me. I am now at 1401 fans. Wow! […]

Inspiration Challenge: August {Staying Cool}


It’s time for another inspiration challenge for Stephanie {Ellie’s Bites Decorated Cookies} and myself. This month’s theme is “staying cool”. How do you like to stay cool in the hot summer months? I’ll have to admit that I originally had planned to try & do something over the top but due to time constraints and […]

Rose Swirl Birthday Cake

My friend asked me to make a rose swirl cake for her. I was more than happy to do it. The rose swirl cake is one of my favorite cakes to make because it does not require smoothing and it’s pretty and girly. I was even happier when I learned that she wanted the cake […]

Cookies For A Great Cause

I had the great pleasure of making cookies for a bake sale being hosted by Cookies for iPads – Giving Children with Autism a Voice. Cookies for iPads was started by Melissa, an Ohio mom who wanted to do everything she could to help her child who was recently diagnosed with Autism. As she began her […]

A Surprise Virtual Grand-Baby Shower

I think I’ve said this before but when I started making cookies I never realized that it would lead me to have friendships with some of the most amazing women. I have become close with a small group of women and we chat almost on a daily basis about cookies, of course, but also about […]

My Week In Photos {Instagram}

Are you on Instagram? It’s something that I have become obsessed with. I love taking pictures. Since I don’t have any cookies to share at the moment I thought I would try something new and share pictures of what’s been going on with me this past week. I’ll get back to the cookies soon I […]

Inspiration Challenge: July {Home Decor}


I can’t believe how quickly a month goes by. It’s time for July’s Inspiration Challenge which is “Home Decor”. As soon as I finished June’s challenge I went to Home Goods and snapped lots of pictures of things I thought I would like to decorate. After reviewing the pictures I kept going back to one […]