Entries Categorized as 'Tips'

Christmas Cookie Bling

Date December 1, 2012

Why hold back all that bright shiny Christmas candy bling-bling for the top of the cookie when you can make the inside of the cookie sparkle too? . Just toss a cup of non-pareils, sprinkles, jimmies or sugar thingamajigs into the dough… Read more

Cinna-Bum Cookies

Date November 28, 2012

If you’re 40 or younger, go do something youthful for a minute. I need to talk to women nibbling at mid-life and beyond. Seriously. Go away for a minute. I’ll call you back when we’re ready for you. Now that the girls are gone,  I want to ask the… Read more

Cookie Test Kitchen: Freezing Glaze Decorated Cookies

Date May 13, 2012

I freeze unbaked cookie dough as a regular practice. As I type there are 3 dozen raw bubblebees, 2 dozen angry birds, and a few sheets of rolled dough stockpiled in my freezer for this week’s cookies. When it comes time to bake I take them out of… Read more

Time Sensitive Post: Candy Color

Date March 30, 2012

So how did I come up with this pastel palette for Spring? Nope. Not Design Seeds. Oops. Photo Card Boutique, you say? Wrong again. That was another post on another day. Spring Time M&M’s. That’s right. Some people use paint swatches…. Read more

Choosing Decorating Colors

Date March 28, 2012

When I first started decorating cookies I ordered every Americolor gel available, because that’s what you’re suppose to do, isn’t it? Go full speed throttle right out of the gate? Don’t believe me? Tah-Dah! And before you ask, you can find… Read more