Archive for the ‘Cookies’ Category

9 Star Wars Day Projects: May the 4th Be with You!

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

If you are one of the millions of fans of a galaxy far, far away, today is your day. Happy Star Wars Day! This unofficial holiday celebrates everything we love about the Force. Today, May the 4th be with you!

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Share Your MOMent: Cookies and Cannoli

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

In celebration of Mother’s Day, we asked Wilton employees to share some special memories and stories. For many of us, our moms – or someone who is like a mom to us – piqued our interest in baking. Who did you learn from? What special memories do you have? Or, are you a mom who enjoys baking with her kids? In this series, we will feature a different story each day. We hope you enjoy reading the stories of those who chose to share their MOMent!



How to Make a Cookie Box

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

With Mother’s Day coming up, we wanted to share a fun, pretty and unique project to make for mom – or your sister, aunt, best friend, grandma, mentor – whoever is important to you! We reached out to Amber Spiegel, a former Wilton decorating room employee and creator of SweetAmbs Cookie Art. You may have come across her amazing video tutorials on YouTube and Facebook. For this project, Amber made not just one, but two videos on how to make a cookie box!

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5 Caramel Recipes for National Caramel Day

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

If you’re a caramel lover, today is your day! There are so many ways to enjoy caramel: atop ice cream or in coffee drinks, covering apples, drizzling it over cookies or cakes, or simply enjoying it on its own. However you like it, celebrate National Caramel Day with one of these rich caramel recipes.

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10 Easy Valentine’s Day Treats

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

Valentine’s Day isn’t just for lovebirds anymore – it’s the perfect time to show your love and appreciation for friends, family members, coworkers and other important people in your life. Giving a homemade gift is a great way to bring a smile to someone’s face. Here are 10 easy ideas for Valentine’s Day treats.

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Cupid’s Arrow Valentine Cookies

Thursday, February 4th, 2016


Treat your someone special with these cute Cupid’s Arrow Valentine Cookies.  The decorative hearts and arrows rest on a bed of buttercream icing, making these cookies the perfect treat for kids and adults alike!  These hearts and arrows sprinkles are small, so try using a pair of tweezers to help set the decorations on the cookie without ruining the icing. Find everything you need to make these adorable cookies here.


4 Common Cookie Fails and How to Avoid Them

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

Before you start your holiday cookie baking, make sure you avoid the #CookieFail! Check out these 4 common cookie fails and empower yourself for a #CookieWin.



5 Tips for Throwing One Amazing Cookie Swap and Decorating Party

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

December  is definitely cookie month, and one great way to get a variety of cookies with minimal work is by hosting a cookie swap! I recently threw a cookie swap party for a bunch of my girlfriends and I think it’s safe to say it was a success. With a little planning, you can throw an incredible party, too. (more…)

Holiday Cookies: Ultimate Guide to Baking and Decorating

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

This holiday season, you don’t have to do all of your cookie baking and decorating in one day! With some planning (and freezer space) you can get a head start on your holiday cookies. Check out this ultimate cookie making timeline!


Mustache Madness: Make Some Mustache Treats!

Monday, November 9th, 2015

Who knew mustaches would become such a popular icon? It seems we’ve been seeing mustaches everywhere in recent years: on school supplies, party supplies, T-shirts and more. With “Movember” and No-Shave November happening this month, it’s safe to say this month belongs to the mustaches.