Decorated Princess Cookies

Princess Cookies

Believe it or not, there is always a story behind an elaborate cookie set. These princess cookies are no exception.  My home is filled with boys. Throughout our home you will find basketballs, video games and very large shoes. Since I do not see it often, it is a delight to get a request for frilly, girly and all things pink and purple. A couple of weeks ago I was talking to my treasured friend from high school, Julie. She was telling me how she wished I could make her daughter’s birthday cake. While I may not be able to make her cake, I can sure make her cookies and get them to Texas unmelted for Madison’s fourth birthday.

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Awhile ago, I saw these amazing princess cookies over on Sweetopia’s website. I stared for hours thinking, “how fun would it be to make those?” Marian even included links to the art, done by Suisei Ojii Sama, that inspired her cookies. I was also inpired by Sugarbelle’s Pascal tutorial and Sparkling Sugar Sweet’s adorable Dorothy. I finally have the excuse to do them! The only snag in this adorable idea is that characters SCARE ME! Especially eyeballs! They can make or break the cookie.  There could be nothing worse than spending hours decorating a cookie, get to the eyeball and wreck the cookie. If you follow me on instagram you got to see some of the steps I took while making these intricate princess cookies. One cookie even got an eyelift.

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One night, while stressed out over these darlings (clogged PME tips are not fun), I heard music coming from the other room.  My husband knows that when he plays the piano it relaxes my nerves. But then I listened a little closer, he is actually singing. You need to understand my husband does not sing, unless he is doing a Weird Al type of thing by making fun of something.

I could not resist sharing this song with all my decorator friends. This past weekend I spent a good amount of time tweeting back and forth with my friend Tara, The Shaky Baker, who decided to make some insane Candyland cookies at the same time I was working on the princess cookies. You should pop over to her blog and read about her fun adventure. My husband was making fun of the two of us, saying, “What’s next? Projecting holograms from your cookies?” Hmmmm…something to consider. But for right now I will just try to tie up this long winded blog post.

Cookie Decorator Theme Song

(Melody from The Little Mermaid, Part of Your World)

Printable Version

Look at this stuff. Isn’t it neat? Wouldn’t you think my collection’s complete?

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Wouldn’t you think, I’m the girl, the girl who has everything.

Look at my pantry, treasures untold.

How many cookie cutters can one pantry hold?

Looking around here you think,

Does that piping gel come in pink?

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 I’ve got ovens and mixers a-plenty.

I’ve got fondant and sugar galore.

You want cookie cutters, I’ve got twenty.

But who cares? No big deal. I want more………..

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 I want more followers on Facebook,

I wanna see, wanna see who’s following me on twitter,

Surfing around on that, site-what do you call it?

Oh, yeah, Pinterest.

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Being a home baker you don’t make too much,

Average hour is about a $1.50

Walking around wondering, what is that term,

Oh, working for free……

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Up where I bake, up where I pipe,

Up where I stay up working all night,

Working for free, oh yes I can be,

Part of that WORLD.

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Thanks for letting me share my princess cookies and theme song with you. Happy Decorating!

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35 comments on “Decorated Princess Cookies

  1. Angela says:

    He gets us. He REALLY gets us! That is hilarious. Please high five that man for me. Oh! And beautiful cookies by the way! Angela

  2. Yolanda buttacavoli says:

    I just wanted to know how much do you charge per cookie. I love the Disney princess. I am having hervparty on th 16 th of June . Please let me know . If its too late to place the order as well. Thank you.

  3. Kathia says:

    These cookies are the most adorable thing ever! I also love the theme song, and I hear you…$1.50 is not enough.

  4. Lizy B says:

    that’s so great!! can we pipe it onto a cookie?! 😉

    1. melissa says:

      Hmmmm, do you want to do the piping? I would need a cookie the size of your words with cookiers board..:-)

  5. Jill says:

    That was great! I had a face splitting grin singing your song – it was perfect!!! Your cookies are FABULOUS!

    1. melissa says:

      Thanks so much, Jill!

  6. Karen says:

    That is SOOO my theme song! I was singing it in my head. Beautiful work!

    1. melissa says:

      Thanks, Karen. I am so glad you like it 🙂

  7. Kathy Kmonk (Cakes On The Lane) says:

    These are so adorable!

  8. Tziona says:

    The cookies are gorgeous! The song is hilarious!

  9. These cookies are gorgeous, and what a wonderful song! That was so sweet! Honestly you must have taken such time and care to get these princesses so adorable – what a lucky girl Madison is to have them for her party. And those little cottage cookies are just amazing too.

    I would love it if you would share this post with the Gallery of Favorites I co-host every weekend. If you have time to pop over it is live on my site now. Just click on ‘blog’ in the top navigation bar of my home page to go to it.

    1. melissa says:

      Thanks April!

  10. IFeelCook says:

    Wow, great cookies! Love them all, they are so lovely 🙂

  11. Melissa, the cookies are BEAUTIFUL!! You did a great job, and that song, absolutely priceless! You’re husband is a keeper!

  12. The Shaky Baker says:

    The cookies came out just AWESOME!! Eyeballs and all!

    And the lyrics…….he missed his calling. 😉

  13. Well, u certainly have no reason to be scared of characters! Each one is more beautiful than the next!

  14. Love, love, love it!!! I totally agree with working for free!! You can count me as one of your new Facebook “likes” for sure! I love the cookies too. 🙂

    1. melissa says:

      Thanks so much, Stephanie!

  15. Hayley S says:

    Best cookie post EVER!!! xoxo BeeSweetConfections

    1. melissa says:

      You are too cute, Hayley!

  16. Beyond amazing and your photography….SQUEAL!!! Brilliant my friend. Brilliant!

  17. Susan says:

    Just fabulous! I loved it!

  18. vicki says:

    This was such a sweet, wonderful post…!! So glad I came over here to see you and your “thought process”!!

    (sweet tweets)

    1. melissa says:

      Thanks so much for dropping by, Vicki. xoxo

  19. Nicole Burris says:

    You ROCKED it! Great job.

    1. melissa says:

      Thanks for you sweet comments, Nicole!

  20. Glenda J says:

    I love your song and your princesses!! Mind if I print and frame your song for my baking corner?? Since I know I’ll never be able to make those cookies!! :))

    1. melissa says:

      Of course you can print the song. If you want to wait a few, I will post a printable verion 🙂

  21. Cyndie says:

    YOU ARE AMAZING!!!!!!!

  22. debbie says:

    I love the theme song! The cookies are adorable!

  23. debbie says:

    I love the theme song! Adorable cookies too.

  24. Paula says:

    Your husband singing, your baker’s theme song and these cookies are all adorable! You did an amazing job on them.

  25. Karen @ Trilogy Edibles says:

    OMG these are so amazing and tell your hubby that his song is awesome!!

  26. Samantha says:

    SOOOOO stinkin’ CUTE!!! Love them all!!

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