There are no original ideas. There are only original people.– Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
angry birds cookies
……going to one of our brave men in uniform from his sweet family!
My sweet niece, who was turning four, requested that I make her some high heel shoe cookies for her birthday. And, they HAD to be pink! So, of course, I did! She loved them! I’d do just about anything for my sweet girls!
Stella and Dot Cookies!
Stella and Dot is a fabulous jewelry line and what better reason to make cookies than for a Stella and Dot Party! the inspiration: Stella and Dot’s adorable packaging!
in john deere green...
One of my very best pals asked me to make tractor cookies for sweet William’s John Deere themed 2nd Birthday Party. I, secretly, couldn’t wait to see how she “styled” his party as she is quite crafty and talented. my contribution…. tractor cookies and,this was my second time to make my own cookie cutter…. not too shabby! royal icing transfers for the...
who needs cigars when you can have a sock monkey?
A sorority sister of mine was having a baby boy and wanted to give out cookies at the hospital to celebrate his arrival. She decided to do his monogram and sock monkeys with blue hats, of course! such a cute idea! Welcome to the world, Noah!
hello there, pretty kitty!
cookies for a…. you guessed it… Hello Kitty themed birthday party! Her bows are royal icing transfers… I’m obsessed with this process! I really hope Miss Maddie had a fabulous birthday!!
So, last summer I made cookie favors for a wedding party/celebration for one of my BFFs, Casie, who lives in Boston. I met Ginetta, who lives in LA, while we were all in Boston for the party. She and her husband were just awesome and we all had the best time! This month, Ginetta asked me to make cookies for her mom’s 70th Birthday Party. We decided to do a mixture of flowers, cakes, and...
yellow and gray vintage inspired cookies
A friend asked me to make cookies for favors for a bridal shower. “Her wedding colors are yellow and grey and everything is going to be very “vintagey” (milk bottles, wooden crates, lanterns, and cute pennant flags made out of pretty fabric. Also, her save the dates were very old school—junior high style. It was a piece of binder paper with MF + BK and a bright red...
Barney-esque Birthday Cookies!
A two year old’s dream birthday party: Barney! Her mom’s dream party: anything but a giant, purple dinosaur. So, a compromise was made….. Barney’s signature colors in two, personalized cookies! Perfect! monogrammed cookies: number 2s: I am IN LOVE with using royal icing transfers! (i pre-made the number 2s using icing and non-pareils). this is a brilliant and time...
sock monkey cookies!
cookies for two boys sharing a birthday. (Both names start with “B”, one is turning 2 and the other 3!) These cookies are a surprise for the boys to have on a trip to Disney!
sweet pastel bunnies and chicks….perfect for a neighborhood Egg Hunt! rosy-cheeked chicks bow tied bunnies with fluffy tails! A few of these were also a surprise for my nieces…. I have it on good authority that they were thrilled! of course, they are my biggest fans and only slightly biased!
tiny heart cookies
I made these small heart shaped cookies as a special treat for my coworkers. They were a little dangerous because before I knew it, I would have eaten 3 or 4! I do have to make sure they are good, so technically I have to sample them! :)
Sock Monkey Cookies
I was very excited when London’s very sweet mom asked me to make cookies for her Sock Monkey themed party! I used her invitation for inspiration. I played around with marbling the brown/white icing to try to mimic a sock monkey. Sock Monkeys galore! They were used as favors in the treat bags and as part of the yummy dessert table! Thank you so much for letting me be a part of...
tutu pink and pearl tiaras!
I made these cookies for my niece’s 6th birthday. It was the first time I used luster pearls, and I loved using them! Mattie Claire was very happy with her cookies! (although she really wanted ballerinas!) I forsee a ballerina cookie post in my future!
hook 'em, horns!
I made these cookies for an end of the year party for a youth league football team….The Sandy Springs Longhorns!
pinkalicious tiara cookies
pinkalicious cookies for a sweet 6 year old’s birthday! she deserved to be a princess for the day!!
valentine heart cookies
reupholstering a chair
I am, by no means, an expert in upholstery, but I learned from my mama that you never know what you can do until you try. So, try I did! (after a little internet-based research) This is a chair that I bought at an estate sale a fews years ago. I was never just in love with the fabric, but, at the time, it matched my couch, known lovingly as big red. “Big Red” got a makeover which...
tweet! tweet! birdie cookies!
Winnie the Pooh and Tigger, too... cookies that...
These are cookies I made for a very sweet little boy’s first birthday. He had a Winnie the Pooh and Tigger themed party, so I made Pooh Bear “hunny” pots and Tigger-striped “1”s. “hunny”pots Tigger inspired striped cookies! These would also be great Auburn Tiger cookies!! War Eagle!! I’m pretty sure pooh bear would approve of the hunny pots! ...
the perfect "tweet"
A very dear friend ordered some cookies and really didn’t care what design I used, so I decided to try birdie cookies. They were also kindof a practice run for some party favors I am making next month for a birthday party. I’m looking forward to making some sweet “tweets” for a very special little girl’s 4th birthday!
War Eagle Cookies
This cookie order was a little birthday surprise for an Auburn University student. I really hope she likes them!! Thank you so much for the order, Daniella! You are truly one of my best customers!
Labrador Retriever Cookies
William celebrated his first birthday with a dog themed “pawty”! I made monogrammed cookies for his party favors! And, of course, he needed labrador retriever cookies at his puppy-inspired party! Yummy Yellow Lab… The lab cookies were out on the food table for all the guests to enjoy. William had a great time eating a chocolate lab! The finished party favors!
I made this apron for my sweet friend, Lori, who is getting married at the end of the month! I’m pretty sure she doesn’t cook very much, but at least she’ll look adorable serving cocktails!
This is a wardrobe that was on it’s way to the dumpster, so I took it home with me instead. It had been painted a deep purple, and I had been meaning to revamp it for quite some time. This weekend, I did just that! I decided to repaint and decoupage fabric, and see what happened. I’d seen this done on www.howaboutorange.blogspot.com and loved the effect. Au revoir eggplant...
Nurse Appreciation Cookies
I love getting to be creative with my cookie designs, and this cookie order allowed me to do just that! nurse cookies! Thank You cookies! Band-Aid Cookies! The finished gift bags….. My friend, Kelly, asked me to make some cookies for thank you gifts for Nurse Appreciation Week. We talked about the designs and what she had in mind, and this is what I created for her. Thank you,...
M is for Margot! fun, polka dot cookies for Miss Margot!
Baby Bennett Cookies
These were a surprise for new mom, Laine. She was blessed with a precious baby boy,Bennett! I’m so tickled that she loved my cookies so much!
Eagle Scout Cookies
These were for an Eagle Scout reception. Congrats, Matt, for making Eagle Scout!
Apple Logo Cookies
One of my friends works at the Apple Store and asked me to make these for her co-workers for the launch of the Ipad! She knew it would be a crazy weekend and wanted everyone to have a little surprise!
Happy Birthday, Ryan!
Party favors for Ryan’s 5th Birthday. He was having a baseball themed party, so his mama thought these would be perfect!
Tutus for two sweet girls!
Happy Birthday, London!
I was honored to get to make the party favors for London’s first birthday! She is such a doll and has the sweetest mommy and daddy!!
Happy Birthday, MC!
I made these for my niece’s fifth birthday. Mattie Claire turned 5 in February, and she loved her very special cookies!
Sorry…. I am trying to post all my creations from the past year, including Christmas stockings! This is one I made for Janie, my airedale. I stitched the felted airedale to the stocking and it turned out so cute! The ones above I made for Jagger and Tucker, two Norwich Terriers. Santa is extra good if you have a handmade stocking!
I think Bakerella would be proud… well, at least I hope!! I made cheesecake cake pops for a work Christmas party (hence all the red and green). It was miserable having to eat all the extra bits of cheesecake! cheesecake rolled in graham cracker crumbs, then dipped in chocolate… yum!!!
Happy Birthday, Zack!
Baseball Cookie Lollipop favors for Zack’s 9th Birthday!
I made these cookies for the UGA/LSU game I went to in Athens in October 2009. I had so much fun decorating these! Gooooo Dawgs!!