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


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