Fantastic Find: PenBlade Knife

Oh... I bet you guys thought I forgot about Fantastic Finds! I totally didn't. I have an entire basket full of fun finds that still need to be tested to determine whether they are fantastic or not. But after trying the PenBlade this week to hand cut some cookies....gah! I couldn't wait any longer to share it with you!

How to Make Decorated Pajama Cookies

decorated sugar cookies for a pajama party

Is there any chance I could talk you all out of the "Ugly Sweater" thing again this year? I am prepared to offer you this pajama tutorial, half a box of frozen yogurt tubes and the 17 cents that I found under the couch last night in exchange for your support in eradicating a trend that brings back holiday sweater fashion that even the 1980's refused to accept.

How to Make Dimensional Scribble Style Rose Cookies -- with Sweet Kissed Confections

Cookie decorating tutorial -- rose cookies for wedding season

Sometimes (always) at the end of the day, I just want to lay down on the couch and look at pictures of beautiful cookies and pretend that feeding my kids popcorn for dinner is totally a legit parenting decision. And sometimes I find a picture of gorgeous cookies that makes me completely forget all of my parenting decisions -- good and bad.

How to Make Decorated Diploma Cookies

Decorated graduation cookies -- tutorial for a diploma

Can we just talk about play-dough for a minute? I just need a little help understanding how in the world this...this...playtime plague came into the world.