Fall Apple Cookies

Hello everyone! Well!  Fall is here, suddenly, furiously, and I fear that the coat-free days are done.  Who am I kidding?  It’s October.  Time to let Summer go.  It’s always around this time of year when I go into this strange state of denial.  Winter and cold weather are not my friends.  The only consolation lies… Continue reading Fall Apple Cookies

Diamond Anniversary Cookies

Hello Everyone! Earlier this summer I made up a batch of cookies for a 60th wedding anniversary.  Their daughter wanted to surprise them with cookies at the party.  She wanted it to be fairly simple in design, just two colors, and some sparkle.  And of course it had to feature their signature initials “BanD”.  Miss… Continue reading Diamond Anniversary 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