Category: Cookies

Quick Bites: Fourth of July, Mega-Edition

Today on Quick Bites we’re stuffed full of inspiration for your baking needs for Independence Day a week from today. No, really: there’s stuffing going on in at least one of these recipes! As with the Memorial Day post, I looked for desserts beyond the obvious staple of a flag made out of an arrangement…
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June 27, 2011 2

Quick Bites: Randomness

Today for Quick Bites I randomly selected four links that happened to have been plonked in a row in my list of cool things to share on this blog. Let’s see what we ended up with, shall we? Ooo, this is a good one! If you haven’t noticed, Pastry & Baking Magazine lets you read…
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June 23, 2011 0

Cookie Stuffed Cookies?

I was hunting for links for future Quick Bites posts when I stumbled upon something unsettling and blogged about it at Eat The Evidence. What do you all think about Cookie Stuffed Cookies?


June 12, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Father’s Day

Today on Quick Bites, some tutorials on Father’s Day themed cakes. And don’t forget about our Father’s Day cake class: The Fish That Got Away. It’s this Sunday so sign up now if you want to attend, before the last slots fill up! If the dad in your life wears ties, or perhaps doesn’t but…
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June 10, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Random Goodies

Today on Quick Bites: no theme, just fun! Check out these cool plane cookies by Cookie Daydream. I love how she did the cloud effects. Be sure to click the image for a closer look. Fabulous! Carolyn’s Homework shows you how to turn candies into a sweet necklace. Via CraftGossip Bake Happy has a great…
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June 7, 2011 2

Member Blog Post: Bake a Wish Donations

I find donating to Bake A Wish Austin allows me to experiment with cake decorating without my family having to eat all of the results. The recipients appreciate the effort, I have an excuse to bake and play, so it’s win-win. I posted this evening about my recent two donations and what I learned as…
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June 3, 2011 0

Quick Bites: National Macaroon Day

A special edition of Quick Bites today since it’s National Macaroon Day (or Macaron, depending on your preference)! Before you start baking, be sure to check out BraveTart’s funny and informative post on Macaron Myths. NestleKitchens tweeted this recipe for Macaroon Brownie Bars. Funkytime shows you how to build a Macaron Tower. Via CraftGossip. If…
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May 31, 2011 1

Capital Confectioners’ Quick Bites: May 16

This is the start of a new series of posts where we present a handful of interesting links we’ve found around the web. Today on Quick Bites: My Cake School shows you how to make Cake Push Ups, little layers of cake and frosting in a clear push-cup usually used for ice cream. via Rachel…
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May 16, 2011 0