Cinnamon Bear Snickerdoodles

  Yes, I know this post isn't about icing.  But I still decorated cookies and that counts, right? Right?? This week I had a request for my absolute favorite cookies: snickerdoodles!  I’ve made this recipe dozens of times over the years and it never gets old.  Soft, chewy, rolled in cinnamon and sugar.  It’s buttery goodness… Continue reading Cinnamon Bear Snickerdoodles

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Writing with Icing and Conversation Heart Cookies

  Happy Valentine’s Day!  I hope you’re staying warm, wherever you are.  It’s been a very cold week here in New Hampshire.  But you know what warms a house up while making it smell fantastic?  Baking cookies!   I’ve been practicing writing this week with various textures of icing and a small variety of piping… Continue reading Writing with Icing and Conversation Heart Cookies

Experiments with Frosting

Hello Everyone! Let’s continue with my attempts to whip frosting into shape.  See what I did there? I’ve been experimenting with icings for a month now.  I’ll tell you, it’s been educational.  First, while glaze is wonderful in flavor, it is pretty terrible at holding its shape.  Nope, everything turns into a blob.  My glaze… Continue reading Experiments with Frosting