Celebrating Life and Friends with Cookies

Boxer Cookie

Have I ever told y'all that I'm always late?  Seriously.  I will probably be late to my own funeral.  Anywho, as indicated by the photo below, you should have been reading this on April 19th, but here it is, the beginning of May, and I am finally getting around to it. Luckily, the people who deal with me on a daily basis embrace this quality {or at least pretend to} and patiently wait for me to catch up.  The next challenge is keeping this … [Read more...]

Sweet Pea Cookies with Make. Bake. Celebrate {Guest Post}

Sweet Pea

Hello there! I'm Toni sprinkle obsessed baker/blogger over at Make Bake Celebrate, and today I have the privilege of hanging out here while Callye is taking care of things way sweeter than cookies. In case you haven't heard she just recently welcomed her newest little addition to the world, seriously, she's like the cutest little thing EVER. To celebrate her and her mama I made cookies, I mean really it may have been awkward if I showed up to … [Read more...]

Creating Expressions using Royal Icing Transfers with Arty McGoo {Guest Post}

bunny

Happy Easter, everyone.  Today, I have a very special visitor, the amazing Elizabeth Adams, otherwise known as Arty McGoo!  I always feel so special when Mrs. McGoo comes to my place because I'm one of her biggest fans!  I could go on and on, but instead I'll let her amaze you in true Arty McGoo Style.  Enjoy! Hi, my name is Arty McGoo and I'm so excited to be here today!  I really wanted to babysit little Liv and french braid all that … [Read more...]

Easter Coloring Book Cookies with Munchkin Munchies {Guest Post}

Easter Coloring Book Cookies

Are you on the lookout for a kid-friendly Easter cookie idea?  Then you've come to the right place!  Today my sweet cookie friend Sue, is sharing adorable Easter coloring book cookies. Sue, the genius behind Munchkin Munchies, specializes in sweet treats for kids and adults too!  Be sure to check out her blog and follow her Facebook page to keep up with her latest creations! Hi Sugarbelle fans!  My name is Sue and I blog over at Munchkin … [Read more...]

Cartoon Bunny Cookies with Miss Cuit {Guest Post}

Cartoon Easter Bunny Cookie

Today, I'm excited to welcome another favorite cookie artisan, the talented Miss Cuit.  I've been following Yamina's work for a couple of years now and I am always excited to see what she comes up with. Follow along as she demonstrates one of her signature techniques of combining two mediums, 20-secong icing and edible marker, to create adorable cartoon bunny cookies. I'm pleased to share this easy technique, which also happens to be a … [Read more...]

Easter Bunny Cookies with Cookies with Character {Guest Post}

Easter Bunny Cookie

While most of the world has been patiently waiting for Easter, I've been waiting on a special event of my own.  I'm super excited to announce that my sweet baby girl, Olivia Quinn {Liv} Alvarado has arrived. This pregnancy has been difficult to say the least, but now that she's here, I can say with certainty that all the morning sickness, doctor's visits, driving, bed rest, hospital time, tests, and stress have been worth it. My little Liv … [Read more...]

Bunny Track Cookies

Bunny Track Cookies

Every year around this time, an old familiar tune starts running through my brain.  "Here comes Peter Cottontail, hopping down the bunny trail...hippity, hoppity Easter's on it's way!" With all the bunnies hopping around in my brain, of course I had to make cookies! As I've mentioned before, my inspiration comes from the strangest of places.  Would you believe the entire time I was working on these polar pal cookies I was seeing bunny … [Read more...]

Decorated Moose Cookies

Moose Cookies SweetSugarBelle

Last week, when I shared my decorated bear cookies several of you wanted to know more about Mr. Moose. You know that old saying, "Ask and you shall receive?"  I'm pretty sure it wasn't referring to moose cookies, but we'll overlook that today. The first time around I used an older Wilton bear cutter to make these cookies.  I liked the angle of the arms and the extra ear space the lower body allowed. However, since this cutter is no … [Read more...]

Decorated Peeps Cookies

Decorated Peeps Cookies

If you're feeling like you've seen Peeps cookies here before, you're absolutely right.  A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...I made Peeps cookies. Except back then, there was no such thing as a Peeps cookie cutter set.  I had to get creative.  Now, thanks to the geniuses at Wilton, Peeps cookies are as easier than ever before. If you're in the market for Peeps cutters, I've seen them at Walmart and Michaels so far.  I'll update the … [Read more...]

Decorated Bear Cookies

Brown Bear Cookie Close-Up

Are you planning a little mountain vacation?  Don't leave home without cookies!  These decorated brown bear cookies are the perfect snack for your next cabin retreat. While the rest of the world is turning frogs into princes, I'm transforming them to bears.  All it takes is a little sketching...and this cutter, if it's not already in your collection. To make these cookies you will need: Ivory piping and flood icing Dark brown piping … [Read more...]