Archive for the ‘Easter’ Category

Our Favorite Ideas to Get Easter Brunch Hopping

Thursday, March 29th, 2018

Whether you’re celebrating with family or friends, Easter brunch is the perfect time to bring your loved ones together and show off your finesse in the kitchen.  Between creating the perfect menu to making sure everything is beautifully displayed, it’s easy to get caught up in the details and lose sight of being present with your favorite people. That’s why we’re sharing our favorite tips for hosting an elegant-yet-simple Easter brunch. Cheers!


5 Pretty Spring Desserts to Celebrate the Season

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018


Bunny Butt CakeAfter a long winter rich with hearty foods and complex flavors, we are excited to celebrate the arrival of spring and all the fresh, bright desserts that come with it. From cheerful Easter treats to stunning floral decorations, we can’t get enough of these pretty spring desserts!


How to Dye Easter Eggs

Monday, March 19th, 2018


If you’re wondering how to dye Easter eggs so you get bright, bold colors, look no further! Using concentrated food coloring and some hot water, you can turn a plain white egg into a rainbow of possibilities.

Use a large jumbo muffin pan to prepare six colors at once (and save on cleaning tons of bowls), then just dip and decorate! This project is great for families to do together or for kids to do with their friends.

With this simple 4-step project, you’ll have Easter eggs to DYE for in no time!


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…)