Archive for the ‘Easter’ Category

5 Recipes for Easter Brunch

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Whether you’re looking for a recipe that’s savory or sweet, these 5 Easter brunch recipes can’t be beat.


15 Cute and Sweet Easter Treats

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Looking for ideas on cute and sweet Easter treats? You’ll find plenty of variety here, from cake to cookies to candy to doughnuts. All your favorite Easter icons make an appearance, too – eggs, bunnies, even little lambs!


4 Unique Ways to Decorate Easter Eggs

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Tired of dunking your eggs in the same old cups cups of food coloring? Change things up this year! Check out these 4 unique ways to decorate Easter eggs with different Wilton products. (more…)

7 Ways to Think Spring Flowers

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

It’s March 1, and although it’s 30 degrees in Chicago with snow in the forecast, March means I start to think spring! Even though there may not be any flowers on the ground, you can add flowers to your sweet treats any time. Check out these ideas.


A Whimsical First Birthday

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

First birthdays are a big milestone, and many parents strive to come up with a unique theme that captures the spirit of their son or daughter. Jenny Streicher is no different.

As a Senior Content Designer in the Wilton Decorating Room, she spends her days developing new designs and decorating ideas for cakes and sweet treats. Naturally, Streicher wanted to design and decorate her daughter’s first birthday cake on her own. However, she didn’t stop at one cake – she made five different cakes that created one whimsical first birthday.


Everywhere a Peep Peep!

Monday, March 30th, 2015

PEEPS® are an iconic Easter treat. Each Easter season, Americans buy more than 700 million marshmallow Peeps, making them the most popular non-chocolate Easter candy for over 20 years.

Even if you aren’t a fan of their sweet and sugary marshmallow taste, you can’t deny that they’re adorable! Check out our selection of Peeps products and inspiration to create Peeps-shaped cookies, cakes and other delicious treats.


Easter Popcorn with Candy Melts Candy, Marshmallows and Sprinkles: Bunny Tails Popcorn Mix from Framed Frosting

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Bunny Tails Popcorn Mix by Framed Frosting

I’m amazed that college student and Sweet Treat Team Ambassador Danielle Doerr of Framed Frosting makes time to whip up some cool treats for herself! She’s studying, of course, and working two part-time jobs, and still has the energy and enthusiasm to invent Bunny Tails Popcorn Mix using Wilton Candy Melts candy and Easter Mix Sprinkles. When I was in college, I would have been lucky to get the popcorn popped! But here she is, a student, working two jobs and sharing her love of sweet treats on her blog. (more…)

PEEPS Ears Treat Picks Make Coconut Cupcakes Perfect for Easter

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Easter Cupcakes: Peter Cottontail Chocolate Coconut Cupcakes with PEEPS Easter Bunny Cupcake PicksWaiting on Martha founder Mandy Kellogg Rye and I have two things in common. First, we both hail from the same undergrad institution. (Though, I’m guessing I was living in the dorms the year she arrived in this world.) But, much more importantly, we both think the Easter bunny ears from the Wilton PEEPS Cupcake Combo are irresistible! (more…)

7 Ways to Decorate a Lamb Cake for Easter

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Lamb CakeMaybe you grew up with a lamb cake as the centerpiece of the Easter dessert table. Or, maybe you’ve seen pictures of the little lambies on blogs, Pinterest or Instagram, and your curiosity got the better of you. Either way, let us make the baking and decorating of the lamb cake a little easier for you, with hints and decorating ideas to help you succeed. (more…)

How to Color Easter Eggs to Look Tie-Dyed, Metallic, Ombré or Doodled

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Tie-Dyed Easter Eggs using Icing Colors

It’s Easter, so it’s time to color eggs! But aren’t you past the dye tablets and wire dipper? Make one-of-a-kind Easter eggs using one of these fabulous and (mostly) easy techniques, thanks to Wilton food-safe products, like Wilton Icing Colors, Color Mist food color spray, Pearl Dust edible accents and FoodWriter edible color markers. (more…)