Category archives: Baking & Sweet Fun

 

Vintage Love Valentine

Now that I'm done with the Valentines for Suraya's classmates and teachers  and with a cookie decorating itch, what do I do with the extra cookie dough? Well, make more cookies of [...]

 

Grade A Valentine

In my last post, I shared Suraya's class Valentine's. Today it's all about the teachers... Suraya's teacher and aid. As I mentioned, I was in the cookie decorating mood. Other t[...]

 

Love is in the Air

Last Valentine's Day, I made chocolate dipped spoons for Suraya's class Valentine's.  This year, I was in the cookie decorating mood. So I made these little birdies. I tho[...]

 

Valentine’s Day Cookie Stamping Tutorial

Valentine's Day is not so far off... it'll be here before we know it! Last Valentine's I shared a cookie stamping tutorial as a guest post over at the Artsy Girl Connection, and re[...]

 

Baby It's Cold Outside

I love gifting yummy treats in cute packaging as much as I love receiving them [hint, hint;)]. In the previous post, I shared candy cane cookie truffles, which I made using Trader [...]

 

Candy Cane Cookie Truffles

Just recently I was introduced to these scrumptious cookies... They are Trader Joe's Candy Cane Joe-Joe's. I was told I must try them... and try them I did. There's candy ca[...]

 

Burlap Pumpkin Thanksgiving Favors

Thanksgiving is almost here... and I can't wait! I can't wait for the turkey... the stuffing... all the goodies... and of course being with my family! Every year my mom makes Thank[...]

 

Piecrust Cutters Giveaway

I love pie. Especially homemade pie. Pumpkin pie being my fave. As a matter of fact, I only like pumpkin pie when it's homemade. I don't mind pumpkin pie from the can at all, but n[...]

 

Awe-Inspiring Generosity

The second Islamic holiday, Eid al-Adha, was celebrated on Friday October 26. In memory of my grandmother, I made macaroons and passed them out to family, friends, and to some of t[...]

 

Boo! A Witch's Brew.

Do you have the Booing tradition in your neighborhood... or if you live in a condo like I do, does your condo building Boo? The condo building I live in didn't Boo until last year.[...]