Cookie Cutter Challenge Round-up and WINNERS!!!

I LOVE seeing inside your cookie brains!!! You guys ROCKED this challenge!! It was so fun to see all your entries come in over the last 6 weeks! And...more than once...I found myself looking at a cookie I was madly in love with...without even realizing it was for the challenge! My absolute favorite shifts are the ones you can't tell are shifts!! I know right now that all you're hearing is "Prizes...prizes...prizes..."

Halloween Witch Cookies -- Guest Post with Cookie Antics

Sometimes you see a cookie and you are instantly in love with it -- the lines, the colors, the creativity... you just want to scoop it up and take it home with you. Maybe make it a little bed in the corner of your kitchen so it can stay with you and be your new late night cookie decorating friend. It can live off disco dust and good intentions.

Halloween Food Color Comparisons

So... I'm not sure if you know this...but I'm a little bit obsessed with color. I love mixing colors. It's my favorite part of cookie decorating. You know...along with the planning and the cookie dough tasting and the late-ish nights alone without screaming children and the photographing and the sharing of the finished cookies.

How To Make Fun Fall Leaf Decorated Cookies

Fall Leaf sugar cookie decorating tutorial

The windows in my house have "character." And by "character" I mean they weren't installed correctly. And they don't close all the way. And they are covered in ice on the INSIDE during the winter. And honestly, I'm a little worried that one of my daughters will fall out of of them someday while having a tantrum because they think I am going to some kind of ice cream and candy buffet without know...the grocery store.

GUEST POST -- Sweet Bliss Cookie Company Happy Accident Rose

Sometimes (OFTEN!!) things don't turn out like we planned. And sometimes (I can neither confirm nor deny the frequency at which this happens) we cry to ourselves as we scrape cookies into the garbage. Sometimes (usually) we can salvage the cookie and even though it may not be our new adequately passes as a decorated cookie in the appropriate theme. But SOMETIMES...magic happens. This rose by Jamie from Sweet Bliss Cookie Company came from one of those magic moments.