Fondant Accent Flowers {Simply Sweet Saturdays}

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Do you ever feel like your feet are stuck in mud? Like the world is moving all around you but you are stuck. That’s what I’ve been feeling like this week. It’s like someone zapped all the energy out of me. I’ll spare you all the boring details but I found out I was sick […]

President’s Day Collaborative Project

I’m so excited to share this amazing President’s Day project with you. It was coordinated by the very talented Anne of Flour Box Bakery. Anne assigned each of the participants one of the forty four Presidents. A few of the participants made more than one. This is the largest project I’ve been a part of. […]

Mini Decorated Cookies {Simply Sweet Saturdays}


I don’t know about you but I’m glad Valentine’s Day is over. I’m ready for spring & Easter. I love the spring time. I love the weather and the fact that it doesn’t get dark early. I also love the colors and flowers. It’s just a beautiful time of year. I had a pretty busy […]

Talk Nerdy to Me Collaborative Project

I don’t consider myself a nerd. However, if you ask the people that teased me in school and called me a nerd, four eyes and all other kinds of names they would say I am. I was a good student who got great grades. People always wanted me to help them with their homework or […]

Valentine’s Cookie Bouquets

I wanted to show you what I was working on this weekend. I made two Valentine’s Day cookie bouquets for a co-worker. It’s been quite some time since I last made a bouquet and I was a little rusty. In the past I used to bake the sticks in my cookies but this time around […]

Chocolate Dipped Pink Heart Cookies {Simply Sweet Saturdays}

It’s time for another Simply Sweet Saturdays link party. This week I’m sharing a quick and easy idea for last minute Valentine’s Day cookies. These chocolate dipped pink hearts came about as a happy accident because my original plan was a fail. I was inspired by these cookies from Lizy B. I wanted to see if […]

Photography Tips {Coupler Rings & Scrapbook Paper}

I’m anxious to show you the cookies I’ve been working on recently but unfortunately I can’t post them yet because they are for collaborative projects. So today I thought I’d share some photography tips with you. Specifically I’d like to talk about coupler rings & scrapbook paper. I mentioned in this post about my photography set-up that […]

Lemon Pistachio Sandies {Simply Sweet Saturdays}


It’s week three of Simply Sweet Saturdays link party. This week I’m sharing a recipe for Lemon Pistachio Sandies. When I was researching what to make for today’s post I came across a little yellow piece of paper with my mom’s writing on it. It was her pecan sandies recipe. I immediately knew that this […]

Inspiration Challenge:February {Famous Couples}

I can’t believe another month has come & gone. It’s time for another inspiration challenge. Stephanie {Ellie’s Bites Decorated Cookies} and I are now nine months into our year long challenge. I’ve really had a lot of fun doing these. I would like to thank everyone that has participated in our challenges and linked up […]