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Share Your MOMent: Mom’s Favorite Kolackis

Saturday, April 30th, 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!



Gluten Free Chocolate Ganache Layer Cake

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

I love to bake, but recently encountered a big problem….a child who has a gluten allergy.  It’s so hard nowadays, as there are so many food allergies or sensitivities within families. My husband and I are currently reading every product label and adjusting our family’s diet to try and include main courses and sides to accommodate all of us.  Desserts should be no different!


Flamingo Cupcakes – Perfect for Summer!

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Ever since I was in high school, my friend Natalie has loved pink flamingos.  To this day, when I’m out and about or shopping and see something flamingo themed, it automatically puts a smile on my face.  I love to snap a photo and text her to let her know I’m thinking about her.


Watermelon Cookies for National Sugar Cookie Day

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

National Sugar Cookie Day is July 9th, and it’s the perfect time to combine a cookie with a summer time favorite: watermelon.


Decorating Sunflower Cupcakes – Quick and Easy!

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Summer is winding down and it seems like every other weekend includes a party. Whenever I needed a sweet treat to share, I brought decorated cupcakes. One of my favorite designs this year was a cupcake decorated with sunflowers, ladybugs and bumblebees. They were so bright and cheerful – and a big hit! (more…)

Add a Festive Touch with a Candy Wreath

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Holidays are that special time of the year where we like to spoil the ones we love. Cookies, candies and gingerbread houses are yummy treats we create in my home. I saw the Holly Leaf Cookie Pan and knew that I was going to make my treats with candy. I love the versatility of Wilton pans! (more…)

Add Detail and Patterns with Embossing Rollers

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

The right tools can make all the difference! Whether you are a beginning decorator or an accomplished decorator, you will be able to add a beautiful dimensional look to your cakes using our new Detail Embosser and the Pattern Embosser. (more…)

Fondant Ribbon Cutter – Designed for Easy Use and Great Results!

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

When I saw the new Fondant Ribbon Cutter, I had to dig right in and try it! There are so many things to love about it! To name a few: the new storage case, the redesigned handle, the release button. (more…)

Create Easter Sugar Eggs With Candy Melts® Candy

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

Have you seen Easter sugar eggs? These beautiful panoramic Easter crafts definitely looked beautiful, but I didn’t think they would taste so good. So, I created mine using delicious Candy Melts® candy. (more…)

Cookie Pops that POP with Punch. Cut. Decorate!

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

New Wilton products always give me a great excuse to make something sweet. And, using store-bought sandwich cookies is a quick and easy way to create cookie pops. So, when I came across the new Wilton Cake Stamps and Dab-N-Color edible colors, I couldn’t wait to try them out with easy sweets on sticks! (more…)