Halloween Edition: Jack Skellington Macarons

It’s that time of year again….HALLOWEEN!     I actually did these Jack Skellington macarons years ago for a friend and decided to repost for the upcoming holiday plus these are super easy to make. Let’s get started shall we:   Like I stated this is just a basic macaron recipe (like the one I…

Candied Rose Petals

Valentine’s Day is around the corner!💓💓💓   If you’re still thinking of a gift to give this is a great treat for a loved one! This Valentine’s instead of giving your significant other flowers, why not make candy out of them?  What few people know are that roses are one of the many flowers that…

DIY: Flower Ice Shot Glasses

Today is another DIY (Do.It.Yourself) idea if you are throwing a party. FLOWER ICE SHOOTERS!! This is perfect if you are throwing a party for a girlfriend or maybe a bridal shower. Or just use it as a fancy and inexpensive way to serve drinks. Either way its a great party idea.  You really only…

DIY Home Decor

This blog I started a few years ago was mainly to share my recipes and my love for all things food.  Recently I have started a new love for DIY Projects.  For anyone unfamiliar with the term D.I.Y., it’s basically an acronym for Do It Yourself. Instead of paying for that new couch, or pair…

DIY Mother’s Day Cookies

Mother’s Day is this Sunday and what better way to show your appreciation for the most important woman in your life than to bake her some cookies! Even if you’re not an expert baker this simple recipe and DIY design anyone can do.  So let’s start baking!     Ingredients you’ll need for the sugar…

Labor Day Inspired White Chocolate Bark

In America we celebrate Labor Day on Monday September 5th and it’s right around the corner! So today was a perfect excuse for me to get a head start on making some Labor Day sweet treats for a party. White Chocolate Cherry Bark with chocolate dipped & bedazzled Rainer Cherries. Making bark is simple. All you need is…

Isomalt Jewels

For all you bakers and pastry chefs out there I am sure you have visited your local cake supply store and have come across Isomalt sticks or edible jewels to decorate your baked goods with.  To be honest I had never heard of isomalt until I watched a particular program on the Food Network and the gentleman…

Caramel Bowls

If you have 5 minutes and some caramel lying around then you can make these easy caramel bowls!   So who has 5 minutes to spare? Great! Just follow the simple steps below and you too can serve these easy to make unique treats! First Step: Make your own caramel sauce.  Simple recipe HERE Second Step: Take a…

Fruit Skewers

Today’s blog post is something really cool I did and I think all the parents and/or people who interact with kids out there will enjoy this as well.  Not sure if many of you know I am the mother to a busy little boy named, J’den, who turns 3 years old in May.  I am constantly…

Blackberry Jam

  Do you know what today is? Yep. Flashback Friday to be exact!  This post is from about a year ago and wanted to repost. The blackberries in this recipe can be substituted with any fruit or vegetable. All you need are (2 cups) blackberries, (1 cup) white sugar, (2 teaspoons) cornstarch, and (1-2 tablespoon) ground…