Summer Royal Icing Cookies

Creating holiday and seasonal cookie designs is a lot of fun. I am a hobby baker, so I make cookies for enjoyment and to share with friends and family. Designing the cookies is my favorite part, and I usually don’t make the same cookie twice. I enjoyed creating these cookies designs, and I hope theyContinue reading “Summer Royal Icing Cookies”

Summer Fresh Floral Arrangement

When I think of summer florals, I think of blue hydrangeas. Hydrangeas are one of my favorite flowers, and I love every variety. My family has several bushes at their homes, so I’m always able to get clippings while they’re blooming. In this post, I’ll share with you how I made this gorgeous hydrangea floralContinue reading “Summer Fresh Floral Arrangement”

Fourth of July Basket for Kids

When I think of summer, one of the holidays I immediately think of is Independence Day or the Fourth of July as I usually say. When my daughter was born in 2017, one of the holidays I was most excited about, besides Christmas, was the Fourth of July. Why? Because of the awesome parade I’veContinue reading “Fourth of July Basket for Kids”

Simple Birthday Sheet Cake

While I consider myself a hobby baker, I do have a lot of cake and cookie decorating experience. It’s all self-taught and learning from failures, but I love baking. Making sweets and special treats for family and friends is what led me down the road of hobby baking. I did sell cakes once upon aContinue reading “Simple Birthday Sheet Cake”

DIY Summer Porch Decor

When I think of summer, one of the holidays I immediately think of is Independence Day or July Fourth, as I usually say. My summer outdoor decor is patriotic and classically red, white, and blue. In this post, I am sharing three simple DIYs for your summer porch, including an upcycled wall hanging, front doorContinue reading “DIY Summer Porch Decor”

Fiesta Theme Party Decorations

There aren’t many parties more colorful than a fiesta. I love all the bright colors and how fun they look together. I traditionally decorate with neutrals and cooler hues, so creating props and cookies for this party felt exciting.  I love the challenge of creating and decorating things myself. I love creating decorations for penniesContinue reading “Fiesta Theme Party Decorations”

Graphic Tee Inspired Cookies

Do you have any graphic tees in your closet? My mom loves t-shirts. We usually gift her one for most birthdays and special occasions. It’s fun finding t-shirts when we travel or tees with funny sayings. My mom’s love for graphic tees is what inspired these cookies. This year we weren’t able to visit her for herContinue reading “Graphic Tee Inspired Cookies”

5 Earth Day Activites for Kids

Are you looking for some easy crafts and activities for your kids? I have five simple and fun activities to share with you for Earth Day. Most of these require little preparation ahead of time – SCORE! Don’t forget to save this post for later. It’s a challenge to keep kids attention for more thanContinue reading “5 Earth Day Activites for Kids”

Easter Adventure – Celebrating Easter at Home

A Creative 8 Day Journey from Palm Sunday to Resurrection Sunday After doing a Christmas advent countdown with Elia last year, I knew I wanted to put a more intentional effort into the other important holidays throughout the year, especially Easter. During advent, she learned so many things about the true meaning of Christmas andContinue reading “Easter Adventure – Celebrating Easter at Home”

Spring Painted Royal Icing Cookies

It’s no secret by now that I am in love with making sugar cookies and royal icing. I have a whole collection of tutorials and tips available in several blog posts listed below. In this post, I’ll be sharing a few tips for painting cookies. Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are affiliate links,Continue reading “Spring Painted Royal Icing Cookies”