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Sweet! Magazine + How to Achieve a Perfectly Smooth Cake!

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You know I love all things new in the cake world! I just finished shooting my next book - Frostings - it will release Spring 2013! I can't wait. Speaking of frosting and cake, I was tickled to receive an email about the new Sweet! Cakes, Bakes, & Pretty Makes magazine! It hit newsstands 3 days ago (September 20, 2012) and is … { Continue Reading }

Spooktacular Halloween Spider Party!

Spooky Spider web Treats for Halloween Party

Spiders, spiders everywhere, it's a Spooktacular Halloween party submitted by Giggles Galore!  This classic black and orange Halloween party features creepy crawly (but super cute) printables from Swish Designs.  Mariah focused on the darling spider in the printable package and the traditional orange and black color scheme. A … { Continue Reading }

Candy Making For Kids: SAMPLE RECIPE!

Halloween Candy Making For Kids by Courtney Whitmore of Pizzazzerie

With Halloween on the horizon, I thought it would be fun to share a sample recipe from my latest book CANDY MAKING FOR KIDS! It's really fun to eat candy, right? But try making the candy, spending time in the kitchen with your kids, and truly making a memory out of the "sweet" treats! That's why I love this book! It encourages … { Continue Reading }

Eloise at the Plaza Party!

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One of our favorite childhood books is Eloise At The Plaza by Kay Thompson. It's the most darling story of a little girl - Eloise - who grows up at the Plaza in New York City. It's full of whimsy and cuteness. This party idea shows how to throw an Eloise party (without breaking the bank)! Use items you have around the house in … { Continue Reading }

Giveaway: Win $75 to Blumebox!

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Happy Monday! Who is ready to start the week off with a GIVEAWAY?! I have been quite a huge fan of Blumebox since I first discovered them, so it is definitely a pleasure to share them with you! Their boxes come in endless designs and add lots of pizzazz to everything from children's parties to weddings! Check the bottom of this … { Continue Reading }