Cupcakes with pretty fondant accents

Fondant 101

Let’s start from the beginning… The title of this post “Fondant 101″ implies that this will be a post that will teach you the basics of fondant, and that...

My Life in Birthday Cakes

My Life in Birthday Cakes

See that cute birthday girl in the photo above?  That’s me!  At least it was me in 1983.   The photo is me celebrating my 5th birthday at preschool, with...

The Glorious Truth

The Glorious Truth

  (Above- one of my earliest cupcake photos, I was very proud of these at the time) I’m a perfectionist.  A grade of an ‘A-‘ is almost the same...

Brownies Bars

Fudge Mint Brownies {Recipe}

Fudge Mint Brownies… I think the title pretty much tells you all you need to know! I discovered these brownies a couple years ago, adjusted the recipe a bit...

Chocolate peanut butter cupcakes

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes {Recipe}

Chocolate and peanut butter… a marriage made in heaven! I recently found some cute tiny sized Reese’s peanut butter cups at the store and thought they would look perfect on cupcakes.  I mean how could...

Thanks for a Glorious Year!

Thanks for a Glorious Year!

One year ago this week I posted the first post on this little blog.  That first post wasn’t just a whim, I’d been thinking and planning of starting a...