Category Archives: cookies

Last tropical post! Tomorrow I’ll be posting a very colorful and alcoholic treat for St. Patrick’s Day. But until then, SUNSHINES! Early March is usually the breaking point for people who live in cold, northern climates. Spring is so, so close — but not close enough. We frequently get snow well into March and most […]

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Stop what you’re doing right now and watch Ze Frank’s True Facts About the Octopus. Just trust me. It’s WEIRD and hilarious and you will thank me. You will also realize that octopi are total badasses. And kind of cute. If you are a new to decorating with royal icing, here are some helpful tips […]

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So, confession: I made these cookies after drinking a few cocktails. And I made the discovery that this cookie cutter could be used to make X-rated cookies — just modify these palm trees in a few ways and, uh, yeah. I’m not mature enough for this cookie cutter! But anyway, these are palm trees. Innocent […]

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I’m a sucker for anything having to do with rainbows — because, duh, COLOR! Color that is so neatly organizing in a visually pleasing order. Swoon! Continuing on with my I-wish-I-were-in-Hawaii theme, Hawaii is full of rainbows. You will see at least one every day. I mean, the Hawaii license plate has a rainbow on […]

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One of my favorite things about going to Hawaii is whale watching. You can take boat trips out to see the whales — or you can sit on the beach and watch the whales from the shore. If you visit Hawaii in the winter, it’s like whale soup — the humpbacks are everywhere. Whales are […]

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