Archive for the ‘Halloween’ Category

Quick Ideas to Dress Up Your Halloween Cupcakes

Friday, October 19th, 2012

Halloween is fast approaching, but don’t get scared! I have just the trick for your treats: four easy-to-do, ghoulishly good cupcake ideas.


Quick, Easy and Colorful Halloween Cake

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. It’s a great time to celebrate with fun and colorful desserts. (more…)

How to Make Halloween Cake Kabobs

Friday, October 5th, 2012

Fall is my absolute favorite time of year. The weather, sports, festivities and colors can’t be beat. Plus, two of my favorite holidays happen this time of year – Halloween and Thanksgiving. (more…)

Create Creepy Cupcakes With the Kids

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

Halloween, next to Christmas and Hanukkah, is a huge holiday in my household. To get into the spirit of the season, my five-year-old son and I made creepy cupcakes this past weekend. It was a great opportunity to create cupcakes with the kids and to have some spooky fun. (more…)

Three Cakes in Three Weeks!

Thursday, November 3rd, 2011

After months of not doing any decorating projects, I made up for it big time in October by decorating three cakes in three weeks! It all started with my niece’s 7th birthday. (more…)

Quick, Easy and Creepy Halloween Cupcakes

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Creepy crawlers, sharp knives and monster picks, OH MY! These are not the icons of the newest scary movie, but entertaining ways to decorate your cupcakes this Halloween! (more…)

Reaching New Heights with a Hand-Crafted Halloween Cake

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

I always enjoy a challenge, so this Halloween I decided to try my hand at something completely different with my cake. Cauldron cakes seem to be hot again this year. Monster arms are popping up all over too. I decided to combine the two popular themes. (more…)

Create the Halloween Mini Cakes of your Screams!

Monday, October 17th, 2011

The leaves are changing, children are settled in their school routine, and Halloween is in TWO weeks! Knowing that I needed to scare-up some treats for a Halloween party, I decided to experiment with our coffin dessert shell pan. (more…)

Bake Mini Pumpkin Cakes Filled with Autumn Flavor

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

My sister is a gourmet cook who loves to entertain at home. At any given time, Cindy can pull together a dinner party for 25 using only what is stocked in the pantry and fridge. Food Network should be filming in her kitchen! So when Cindy asked me for dessert ideas for her upcoming fall dinner party, I knew I had to come up with a grand finale to cap off an amazing meal. (more…)

Celebrating the Day of the Dead

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Day of the Dead or All Souls’ Day is a cheerful and colorful holiday where the death of loved ones takes a lively, friendly expression. Family and friends gather together in joyful remembrance of loved ones who have passed on. Brightly decorated sugar skulls are a common part of this celebration and are a way to memorialize loved ones. (more…)