royal icing

Sour Cream Cut-Out Cookies


Sour Cream Cut-Out Cookies - traditional treats that are soft and made with cake flour.

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Sugar Cookies

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Light and flavorful butter cookies all dressed up for Valentine's Day!

Sugar cookies with homemade food coloring

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I was very pleased with how these cookies turned out using raspberries as a natural food coloring. Delicious and perfect for people with food coloring allergies too!

Pink Velvet Cake Truffles

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Pink velvet cake and cream cheese truffles dipped in pink and white candy coatings and topped with a royal icing rosette - my contribution to a virtual baby shower. These are simple to make, bite-sized, and absolutely delicious. A fantastic and sweet way to welcome a little baby girl!

Chocolate Dipped Scotcheroo Footballs

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A easily versatile recipe, these football scotcheroos are formed using a basic football cookie cutter, dipped in a second coating of chocolate, and then piped with royal icing. So simple and quick to put together for a Super Bowl party. And did I mention the chocolate/peanut butter/butterscotch combination in these Scotcheroos? They are sure to be a big party pleaser!

Festive Sugar Cookies with Royal Icing

Festive Sugar Cookies with Royal Icing


Pretty homemade decorated sugar cookies always win out over the store-bought over-priced variety. Adriana shares this classic recipe adapted from Daring Bakers.

Recipe: Christmas decorated sugar cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Cookies with Royal Icing

Chocolate Peppermint Cookies with Royal Icing

I absolutely love the combination of chocolate and peppermint together. In fact, this is so well known that someone just sent me a TUB of homemade dark chocolate-peppermint ice cream for my birthday. Amazing.

So obviously, I was incredibly excited to see Kelsey's adorable peppermint-shaped cookies. And when I discovered that the chocolate batter is infused with peppermint? Well, Kelsey and I just became BFF.

Recipe: Chocolate Peppermint Cookies with Royal Icing

Royal Icing Cookies

Royal Icing Cookies

Thick, buttery sugar cookies with a beautiful and elegant royal icing – along with a step-by-step tutorial. Almost, but not entirely, too beautiful to eat!

Recipe: The Curvy Carrot