Category: Other Edible Media

Quick Bites: Pretties!

Been too busy to post for a bit, but enjoy these lovely works of confectionery art while I start sorting through my massive pile of links to share! A breathtaking Sweet 16 Party Dress Cake by Pink Cake Box. This is definitely in the “OMG I can’t believe that’s edible!” category. Wow. BitRebels has a…
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August 11, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Random Fun Again

Still recovering from gummy class and Day of Sharing so apologies for the lack of posts. Here are some cool things I’ve found recently: Bundles of Cookies shares her tips on making Pinwheel Cookies (via CraftGossip). Sweetopia has a nice guide to making logo cookies, but that’s not best part of that page. Check out…
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July 28, 2011 0

Quick Bites: One Link, So Much Ice Cream

I do these Quick Bites pages by surfing around for nifty dessert-related links, then occasionally gathering similar ones together in themed posts, or just tossing out a bunch of random stuff when I’m busy. But mostly I maintain an ever-lengthening list of coolness so I can attempt to sort. This list currently has several of…
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July 17, 2011 0

Ultra-Quick Bites: More 4th of July

I need to put in some serious hours today towards a collaborative showpiece cake and my demonstration for Capital Confectioners’ Day of Sharing but I saw two more fun Fourth of July treats I just had to share, both via CraftGossip: Marshmallows, fruit roll-ups, and Starburst candies become Patriotic Pops in the hands of Kitchen…
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July 1, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Fourth of July Mega-Edition Part 2

I found more Fourth of July goodies to share, and I’m sure more will come over the weekend as well. However, since all of the core volunteers at Capital Confectioners are working like crazy to present an amazing Day of Sharing, blog posts are going to be a little less frequent as we approach that…
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June 30, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Odd Fare

Today on Quick Bites, odd things as inspired by this morning’s trending topic of “Fried Kool-Aid” on Twitter. First: a news story explaining what Fried Kool-Aid is (basically a doughnut hole with Kool-Aid in the mix). I can see that it’d just be a fruity-sweet doughnut. What do you all think? Have you tried it?…
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June 20, 2011 0

Tonight’s Meeting

We had a great meeting tonight with lots of new members! Yay! We’re so thrilled new people came and hope they’ll come again! Irene Hackbarth did a fantastic demo of bride and groom themed discs that would work wonderfully on both cupcakes and cookies. Hopefully someone took some photos and will send them in or…
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June 14, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Fathers’ Day Part 2

I went on a serious hunt for Fathers’ Day stuff that wasn’t ties and sports, mostly since my husband still resents the ties he had to wear to school every day growing up in Australia and isn’t interested in sports unless it’s cricket (well I did find some adorable cricket and soccer cupcakes via The…
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June 13, 2011 2

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

Quick Bites: National Doughnut Day

Today on Quick Bites: it’s National Doughnut Day! Aside from the fact that many doughnut stores are offering freebies today, here are some fun doughnut links: A cute little doughnut cake, baker unknown but spotted on A Homer Simpson Doughnut Cake. Not sure who the decorator is as it appears in a photostream from…
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June 3, 2011 0