The Making of a Cake

From the Archives – Basic Cake Decorating Tips I thought today it would be fun to walk you through how I come up with cake ideas and put them into action.  I always use Betty Crocker Cake mixes and icing and then I embellish with food coloring, sprinkles or even marshmallow fondant.  I find them … Read more The Making of a Cake

Oh The Things You Can Cook #Giveaway #HBsocialKitchen

As I sit here behind my screen typing with fingers all gooey and sticky from eating cinnamon monkey balls I can’t help but think how much I would enjoy sharing them with you. Since it’s the season for giving I can only offer you the next best thing – a Hamilton Beach Countertop Oven with Convection & Rotisserie … Read more Oh The Things You Can Cook #Giveaway #HBsocialKitchen

General Mills Makes Birthdays a Breeze

I know with warmer weather that most people are hunting for BBQ ideas, not me.  May is birthday month in my house and that means cakes, cupcakes and how to decorate them. When I am stuck for ideas and need a little inspiration I head over to Life Made Delicious. It’s is a great place … Read more General Mills Makes Birthdays a Breeze

Cooking with Kids

I love cooking with my kids and feel it’s such an integral part of growing up. Licking spoons and trying new foods are special times. I hope by getting them involved in meal choices, preparation and baking fun that I pass on a love of cooking. Of course having somewhere that you can find easy recipes … Read more Cooking with Kids