DIY: Patriotic Pinwheel Cupcakes

DIY Fondant Pinwheel Cupcakes |

Last Monday, I kicked off our big Red, White and Blue Week by sharing a fun new tutorial as a guest post over on The TomKat Studio.  My Patriotic Pinwheel Cupcakes!  Your response to these fondant pinwheel toppers has been wonderful!  I shared the step by step instructions to make the basic solid ... Continue Reading

DIY: Glittering Flower Petals

DIY: Glittering Sugar Coated Flowers

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is sharing a fabulous new tutorial perfect for summer... The first thing that comes to mind when I think of summer is not barbecues or lemonades or days spent at the beach, but rather William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.  Several years back I had ... Continue Reading

DIY: King of Duct Tape

Duct Tape Crowns : A Father's Day DIY

I'm guest blogging over on Hostess With the Mostess today, sharing a super simple DIY (and FREE printables)  just in time for Father's Day. If the dads in your family are anything like the dads in mine… there is absolutely nothing that a little duct tape can’t fix!  If you have one of these ... Continue Reading

DIY: Strawberry Pastry Flowers for Mother’s Day

Puff Pastry Flowers for Mother's Day

Okay, I know this is completely last minute.  BUT, it's simple enough that you can still gather what you need to whip these up on Sunday.  A super easy treat, perfect for mom, that tastes sooo delicious!  Honestly, I can't tell you how many of these little guys I ate during the test run.  Well, I ... Continue Reading

DIY: Hungry Caterpillar Cookies

Hungry Catepillar Cookie DIY Tutorial

The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a favorite read in my house.  My daughter absolutely loves it!  And I'm absolutely in love with all of the Eric Carle inspired cakes and parties popping up lately, as are many of you!  That's why you're going to flip over today's tutorial!  The lovely ladies at Cream ... Continue Reading

DIY: Spring Chick Cake

Spring Chick - Mini Easter Cake DIY

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is sharing a fabulous new tutorial just in time for Easter... Chirp chirp.  Tweet tweet.   Spring is here and I am so excited for the gorgeous days we have ahead of us!  Hi, it's Miso from Miso Bakes.  I am also very thrilled to be sharing this Spring ... Continue Reading


Jelly Bean Flower Cupcakes

Jelly Bean Flower Cupcakes  |

Happy Monday!  I'm guest blogging today over at The TomKat Studio.  I shared a tutorial for for these adorable Jelly Bean Flower Cupcakes!  And I'm sharing it here as well.  These little treats are super simple and perfect for your upcoming Easter celebrations! Today we’re taking the jelly ... Continue Reading

Pot of Gold : St. Patrick’s Day Dessert

Pot of Gold St. Patrick's Day Dessert

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is sharing a fun tutorial just in time for St. Patrick's Day... Have you found your pot of gold?  I did and it was right in my kitchen!  This month I stepped away from cakes and created a baking tutorial the whole family can participate in and enjoy. Not ... Continue Reading

DIY: Leprechaun Hat S’mores

DIY Leprechaun Hat S'mores  |

St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner... this Saturday to be exact.  To help you celebrate, I've created a new DIY treat full of sweet goodness and glittering shamrocks!  I shared it over on the fabulous Hostess Blog and will share it here as well!  So whether you're planning a big green bash ... Continue Reading

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DIY: Lacy Sugar Doilies

DIY Lace Sugar Doilies | by Miso Bakes

Just in time for Valentine's Day, things are about to get a little lacy.  Crochet, lace and doilies have been making an appearance in weddings and parties for months now.   We see lace doilies being repurposed for garlands, favors, gift wrap, lanterns, corsages and more!  So why not add this same ... Continue Reading