Sweetheart Sandwich Cookie Recipe

When I was brainstorming about Valentine's Day blog posts, my first thought was a cake that looks like an actual human heart. But that, my friends, is beyond my skill level. I'll try to get a degree in anatomy real quick before next V-day so I won't disappoint you again. Instead, I put together some very cute, very yummy and pretty easy Sweetheart Sandwich Cookies. They're heart-shaped s…

Birthday Cake Balls with Funfetti Frosting Dip

Simple fact of life: People like to dip at parties. It's usually a chip and dip situation but sometimes the dippin' gets unconventional. Like when the host busts out a plate of birthday cake balls with a side of funfetti frosting dip! These are EASY. The only tricky part is getting your hands on a silicon ball tray And by tricky I mean that you have to spend $9.99 at Lincraft. …

Adorable Noodle Box Cupcakes

Cupcakes have peaked. They've been the trendiest treat for a good solid decade but I'm calling it - the cupcake industry is ripe for disruption. And I have just the disruption! My Noodle Box cupcakes are the delicious disruption you've been waiting for. It's easy as can be and presents very well at parties. If you decide to whip them up, I'd love to see your snaps! Just tag me at @things…

Gingerbread Man Mince Pies

I'm surrounded by mince pies all season long, but I've never had more than a nibble. I generally don't like them but I thought I might enjoy them more if they were baked in cute shapes! This idea works for all kinds of pie - I made some apple along with the mince. And you don't have to stick with man-shaped; you can go for hearts, stars or whatever your weird heart desires. Gingerbr…

Gingerhead Men Christmas Cookies

Gingerbread Men are no strangers to puns. Over the years, they've been extrapolated into Ninjabread Men, Injabread Men and more. And this year, I've turned them into Gingerhead Men!As if Gingerbread Men weren't charming enough, this full head of flaming frosting hair makes them downright irresistible. Happy baking and Merry Christmas!Gingerhead Men SuppliesPiping bagSmall circle piping bag ti…

Easy Halloween Pumpkin Truffles

What's Halloween without treats? It's nothing but a big ol' steaming pile of tricks! Not only do these teeny pumpkin truffles look like pumpkins, they also taste like pumpkins. They're dang delicious and easy to make - all you need is a packet of cookies, some pumpkin puree, cream cheese, white chocolate and spices. I've included a video of the pumpkin transformation process below (…