30 Easy Thanksgiving Treats

30 Thanksgiving Treats

Now that Halloween has awoken your sweet tooth, it’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving treats. Between turkeys and pilgrims and a zillion kinds of pie, there are lots of creative sweets made by talented sugar artists to get your imagination going. This collection includes a variety of Thanksgiving treats with step-by-step directions so you can feel comfortable making them on your… Continue

51 Halloween Treats Made Simple

51 Halloween Treats Made Simple

Many bakers and sugar artists will tell you that Halloween treats are their favorite kind of sweets to make. Possibly because the creative options are endless. You can make scary monsters, cuddly costumes, boney & bloody messes, googly-eyed faces… you are limited only by your imagination. This collection includes a variety of Halloween treats. Each creative sweet includes a recipe and/or step-by-step directions so that… Continue

101 Essential Cookie Decorating Resources

Cookie Decorating Resources

Whether you’re just getting started in the world of cookie decorating or you’re an experienced sugar artist, the web is an endless source of information and inspiration. The key to finding the best resources is knowing where to look. To make this easy, I’ve compiled a list of 101 of my favorite cookie decorating resources. These links contain the kind of information… Continue

Co-Hosting Marvelous Monday Link Party

Marvelous Monday Link Party

Today I have the pleasure of co-hosting the Marvelous Monday link party started by Julie at This Gal Cooks. My co-hosts are Amy of Amy’s Cooking Adventures, a blog that features healthy family meals and sweet desserts, and Taylor of Taylor Brione, who focuses on fashion and event planning. I stop by Julie’s link party every Monday for sweet inspiration but… Continue

Sweets That Look Like Hot Dogs Roundup

Hot Dog Cookies

Happy National Hot Dog Day! In celebration of America’s favorite summer sandwich, today I am sharing with you a roundup of my favorite cookies, cupcakes, and other sweets that look like hot dogs. Just how much do Americans love hot dogs? Well, the National Hot Dog & Sausage Council estimates that we consume 20 billion a year, 150 million on the… Continue