Weekly Cookie Recap

Such a fun week for cookies!

This week I had a light week of cookie orders. I love being super busy with cookie orders but sometimes it’s nice to have a light week to help me rest up for another full week, which will be this next week!

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This week I had an order for baby shower cookies. My sweet customer sent me some inspiration for what she was looking for and let me run with it. I think I now have a new favorite set! First of all, look at that sweet monogram. As a southern girl, I believe in monogramming everything and I absolutely love this circle monogram style, especially for little baby boys 😍. And then the deer antlers, I mean come on, how sweet are these?! This was such a fun set and I hope to get to make more like these soon!

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These cookies were made for my high school friend’s birthday. He’s a police officer so I only felt it appropriate that he get a donut cookie to go along with a police car cookie. I love making cookies for my customers but I think I might enjoy making them as gifts for my friends even more. I get to be completely creative and pick a theme specific for them.

Dr. Seuss HatsDr. SeussRead Across America Week Cookies

The last set I did for this week is for Dr. Seuss’ birthday. These cookies are going to be given to special readers who are coming in to read during Read Across America week! I love this cookie and I think I need to do more Dr. Seuss cookies because they are so much fun! I love the tiny details that my edible marker gives to these hats.  So, if you’re in need of Dr. Seuss themed cookies, contact me so that I can get you on my calendar and we can start planning your cookie set!

This is all for this week but next week is fully loaded with some fun cookies. Be sure to check back weekly to see all I’ve been creating!

Collaboration with Sprinkled + A Sprinkle Mix GIVEAWAY

I am collaborating with Sprinkled for my Valentine’s cookies!

I was sent 3 of the most beautiful sprinkle mixes to incorporate into my cookies and, ya’ll, look at them!!  As a cookier and baker I’m easily amused by sprinkles.  They are so beautiful and it took me days to even want to open the package because I just wanted to keep them for myself.  But I’m so very glad I took the plunge and cracked these babies open.

Cookiers and bakers, I did not experience any color bleeding with these sprinkles.  They kept their colors perfectly on my royal icing as well as my butter cream.  Also, they get softer once in the icing.  They were a bit crunchy right out of the bag, but after my cookies were decorated my husband and I both tried one and sure enough the sprinkles didn’t have that hard crunch you get with some sprinkles.  Including the little gold nonpareils, so soft!

The first mix is called Love Actually.  It has the perfect mix of pink, red, and white and a few glitter heart quins mixed into it.  I used these on my Valentine’s cookies and I love how they really tied in well with the colors I had previously selected.

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Love Actually

The second mix is called Wild in Love.  This is actually probably my most favorite mix.  I love all of the colors and I love that I was able to use this mix on cookies specific to little boys.  It’s a perfect blend and says “Happy Valentine’s” without the pink colors boys tend to not enjoy.  Plus I’m about 1000% sure I could use these on cookies for this coming Spring and Summer.  I think they’d be great on a Trolls themed party.. who needs cookies for this theme? Let me know because I’ve got some sprinkles for that!

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Wild in Love

This last set doesn’t actually have a name.  It’s new!  And Shannon, from Sprinkled, wants my readers and followers to help name it!  To enter a name you think is best suited for this set, comment on this post, comment on my Instagram post with these sprinkles, or go to my Facebook page and comment on the post with these sprinkles.  Simply tell me what name you think fits best.  I will then narrow down the best 4 names and have a poll on my Facebook page for everyone to vote.  The winner will have these sprinkles named after their suggestion AND they will receive a bag of these sprinkles sent from Shannon.  How awesome is that?!  So please comment with your suggestions.  I will take suggestions until Monday, February 12th then post the poll on my Facebook so be sure you go and vote!

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Suggest a Name for this Mix

Here’s the best part about all of this, even if you don’t win a Sprinkle Mix named after your suggestion you’re still going to get 20% off your purchase in her Etsy Shop by using my code, Brittany20.  This is a huge savings for anyone needing sprinkles, you do not have to be a baker or cookier like me to enjoy some fancy sprinkles.  Trust me.  You could use these in pancakes, on top of ice cream, not just baked goods.  Go check out her page, I promise you that you will love these as much as I do!

Check out my cupcakes I made using the sprinkle mixes.  Which mix is your favorite?  I’d love it if you’d comment below and let me know!

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Weekly Cookie Recap

This week was the start of Valentines orders. I’m so excited to show y’all those next week! But back to this week, let me show you what I had!

I started this week with a 60th birthday for a hot rod owner. These were very fun and I love the bright flames with the black car. I loved using my Sweet Sugarbelle bus to make a hot rod!  I really do enjoy taking a cookie cutter and making it into a new shape.

I also had a Galentines party set I was able to create! I didn’t know what a Galentines was when I was first asked to make these. But thankfully my sweet customer explained to me that she and her friends (gals) were all getting together for pizza, drinks, and sweet treats. She asked if I could make pizza cookies to go with the theme of the night. I, of course, said yes. These pizza slices turned out so cute. I absolutely loved making them and think the toppings make them so unique.  And what’s a Valentine’s party without hearts? So I had to do a few hearts to tie it all together. I sure do hope these sweet ladies have a great Galentines tonight!

The last set I made was for us! Liam and I are going to a Valentine’s Tea Party with my niece, she’s 5 and Liam absolutely adores her. I made these little two bite hearts and detailed them with airbrushed hearts. I love how cute they turned out. Be sure to check out my next post with my Collaboration with Sprinkled + A Sprinkles Mix Giveaway to see the cupcakes I made and topped them with the most delicious sprinkles.  You’re not going to want to miss it because I’ll have a coupon code for you to use to get 20% off your sprinkle order in her etsy shop!