Strawberry Butttercream Recipe {Simply Sweet Saturdays}

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Before I share my recipe with you I would like to let you know that after a lot of soul searching I have made the hard decision to end Simply Sweet Saturdays. Today will be the last one. I don’t know if they will be gone forever but at least for the foreseeable future. If […]

My Favorite Cupcake Tools

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Today I’d like to show you some of my favorite tools for making cupcakes. They are how I get all my cupcakes uniform in size. The first tool is a 1 5/8 oz #20 disher. I bought it locally at Ace Mart Restaurant Supply but you can search online and find them at many places. This […]

Lime Cookies {Simply Sweet Saturdays}

Sometimes you win and sometimes you lose in baking. It’s been a losing week for me. With Cinco de Mayo this weekend I was set on making something with limes. My first attempt was lime bars but those were a bust. I’ve never made lemon bars and let’s just say the lime bars didn’t come […]

Inspiration Challenges: A Look Back

I thought it would be fun to take a look back at the year of challenges that Stephanie from Ellie’s Bites Decorated Cookies and I did. I got a little emotional looking at all the pictures. It was a fun year. June 2012: Fabric Patterns 1. http://www.simplysweetsbyhoneybee.com/2012/06/inspiration-challenge-month-1-fabric.html 2. http://elliesbitesdecoratedcookies.wordpress.com/2012/06/01/inspiration-challenge-june-fabric/ July 2012: Home Decor 1. http://www.simplysweetsbyhoneybee.com/2012/07/inspiration-challenge-july-home-decor.html 2. http://elliesbitesdecoratedcookies.wordpress.com/2012/07/02/inspiration-challenge-julyhome-decor/ August 2012: […]

Inspiration Challenge: May {Cookies You Fear}

The final month of the inspiration challenges is here. I can’t believe that a year has come and gone. When Stephanie first approached me about doing these challenges I was unsure about doing them but I’m so glad that I did. As the world of cookie decorating has grown it has become harder and harder […]