• Key Lime Sugar Cookies

    Margarita Cookies {Recipe}

    Let’s Make Some Margarita Cookies and Celebrate It’s my sister-in-law, Leisa’s, birthday and she is known for making one mean margarita.  This year I decided to craft a sweet recipe for margarita cookies just for Leisa and share it with y’all.  Leisa is from the south and is known for hospitality and her y’alls, so I might […]

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  • Custom Sugar Cookies

    Golf Sugar Cookies for Father’s Day {Cookie Painting Tutorial}

    Golf Sugar Cookies {Painting Tutorial} A few weeks ago, I painted some golf sugar cookies for my father’s birthday. One of my dad’s dreams is that he has always wanted to attend the Master’s Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. While I am unable to get him tickets to the event, I decided to try to paint some of the holes from the tournament […]

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  • Party Cakes

    My Best Friend’s Birthday Party

    My Best Friend’s Birthday Party What kind of gift do you bring to a birthday party  for your best friend that says they do not want anything?  My, best friend, my husband, is the kind of guy who says,  “I have you and Jude, I do not need anything else.”  My best friend loves to give to others.  […]

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  • Vanilla Cake

    Vanilla Cake Throw Down

          Vanilla Cake Throw Down Welcome to the vanilla cake throw down going on in my kitchen. No, Bobby Flay did not show up at my house but two amazing recipes are going head to head. Sweetapolita’s Fluffy Vanilla Cake vs. Baked NYC’s White Out Cake.  Now, I must say I was a little conflicted putting these two recipes […]

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  • Flour-De-Lis Cookie Swap

    Cookie Swap with Flour-De-Lis

    Cookie Swap I have always been a believer in the motto, “it is better to give than to receive.” But I must confess I loved being on the receiving end of my first cookie swap with Samantha at Flour-De-Lis. I have always wanted to do a cookie swap, so when Samantha wrote a blog post about her adventures in chocolate, I chimed […]

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  • Airbrush Stenciling

    Baking Tools – Airbrush Gun

    Baking Tools – Airbrush Gun An airbrush gun can be a great tool in the baker’s arsenal.  As a baker many times I wonder, “Is that tool worth it?” When I first started baking I was buying things left and right, only to come home, use them, and find myself disappointed. I began to read blogs […]

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  • Celebrating 1,000 Fans

    We’re Throwing a Party – Giveaway

    Yes, that’s right we are throwing a party to celebrate reaching over 1,000 fans on Facebook with a GIVEAWAY. Yeah!  This is so exciting for me. When I started this venture, I knew I could count on my family to read my blog and join my page but I had no idea if anyone else would have […]

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