The Ribbonerie San Francisco

{Pretty Places} The Ribbonerie, San Francisco

While we all spend the week eating celery (oh happy day!) I thought I would start off the year with on of my favorite calorie-free indulgences… Ribbon! After spending many years as a floral designer...

A Glorious Year

A Glorious Year

After a nice Christmas break (partially forced due to the computer being in the shop a full week!), I’m ready to work on some new projects, dig through my ever growing pile of “recipes...

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

I’ve been planning a nice post for today that would include a round-up of all of the Christmas treats I’ve posted this month… but as it turns out my computer is sickly and I...

Christmas cookies

Christmas Cookies Galore!!

    I imagine many of you will be enjoying a pre-Christmas baking marathon this weekend!  I’ve gathered photos of some of my favorite Christmas cookies, and I hope to offer some decorating inspiration for the...

chocolate peppermint cupcakes

Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes

This week my husband asked if I could make some Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes for him to bring into work.   My husband’s co-workers are often the recipients of my baking trials and triumphs, and always seem...

Christmas cookies packaging

Christmas Cookies and Cute Packaging

Christmas if certainly one of my favorite times of the year to make cookies!  Pretty cookies can make such special gifts, and are always welcome at holiday parties!  After making pretty pastel cookies for...