Posts in the ‘Cake’ Category

DIY: How to Make A Rice Krispie Treat Dragons for Chinese New Year

by Jillian Leslie on

Norene from Party Pinching puts together some of the most creative dessert tables on our site. Because it's the Year of the Dragon, her most recent Chinese New Year table featured these incredibly creative Rice Krispie Treat dragons.

If you want to do something for Chinese New Year, how about making some for yourself (and even getting your kids to help because they'll love the ingredients). Plus, they're quite easy, take a look...

RECIPE: The Perfect Chewy Chocolate Cookies

by Jillian Leslie on

I'm a self confessed chocoholic. So when my husband mentioned a few weeks ago he and my daughter were talking about baking chocolate cookies, I was not going to let them forget it.

Baking is one of our favorite family activities, so when we don't have a busy weekend, we like to create in the kitchen.

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Thank You Lori's Place

by Jillian Leslie on

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Lori from Lori's Place, baker of some of the most beautiful decorated sugar cookies, just sent me the most adorable box of holiday treats. Thank you, Lori! I'm trying to save them until tomorrow, but my five-year-old daughter has other plans. We'll see how much willpower I have. :)

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TRENDS: Mini Desserts for Thanksgiving

by Jillian Leslie on

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We're seeing a lot of mini desserts for Thanksgiving. What's great about them is they're self-serve, so no need to worry about cutting cakes and pies, and also they're cute and precious, adding an interesting visual to your dessert spread. Some great ideas for mini desserts are cupcakes, pies, crisps, caramel apples,  trifle, tartlets, petit fours, and cheesecakes. Here are some ideas from parties on our site to inspire you...

Kori C's Halloween and Thanksgiving Inspiration

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GIVEAWAY: Win a GiftGloss Kit worth $39.95 for All Your Holiday Wrapping Needs

by Jillian Leslie on

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If you're into pretty gift wrapping in a snap, and especially if you give away lots of holiday goodies, you must see our newest giveaway! We're giving away an entire GiftGloss Kit worth $39.95.

So first, what is GiftGloss? It's a slide ‘n tie sleeve of clear wrapping material wound on a roll. You simply slide your gift into the clear sleeve and tie the ends with your favorite ribbon. Then voila, you've got pretty wrapping in minutes. Look at what you can do...

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