Retiring? Have a Sugar Cookie!

After 31 years, one of the attorneys where I work retired.  A reception was held in his honor and I was asked to make a sugar cookie retirement bouquet for him.  It was fun to try to create something to not only represent his retirement, but to make it personal to him. I decided to make one of the cookies like the invitation used to announce his retirement:     The other cookies represent retirement… the

Sugar Cookie Dancing


This week is teacher appreciation week.  In honor of that I was asked to make a sugar cookie bouquet for a dance teacher.  Last time I made a bouquet for a dancer I wanted to try putting dance silhouettes on the cookie, but I just didn’t have time to figure out how to do it.  Well, this weekend I decided to take the plunge and try some different techniques. I printed off several silhouettes 

Flowers or Sugar Cookie Bouquet?

If you were a teenage girl and just performed in a dance competition, which would you rather get at the end of your performance – a sugar cookie bouquet that you could eat or flowers that you will eventually have to throw out?  Personally, I would go for the sugar cookies! A friend of mine asked me to do  a sugar cookie bouquet for her granddaughter who was performing in a dance competition.  I thought it

Sugar Cookie Madness


Well, March Madness might be over but I just now got into basketball – sugar cookie basketball.  Honestly, I’m surprised I even know about March Madness since I am not a basketball fan.  In fact, when I was in high school my father and mother would drag me to the college basketball games and I would actually take my homework and do it at the game. Sugar Cookie Basketball Rather than leave the icing smooth,

Happy Easter

Time to decorate the eggs!    I prepared a basket of 2 dozen sugar cookies for easter – in each basket I included 1 dozen cookies of 6 flowers and 6 easter eggs each.       And for the smaller appetites, I prepared some bite size Easter cookies: Not everything was coming up Easter this week.  I was asked to prepare a thank you bouquet for a man.  We decided to go with a sports theme – this is what I came up with:

Cookies and Documentaries

A few weeks ago I was asked to do a cookie bouquet for Docutah – a wonderful international documentary film festival here in Southern Utah.  I was excited about being asked and even more excited about figuring out how to get their logo on the cookies.  Here is the logo: I knew I couldn’t freehand this logo, so I decided to try a stencil, which meant I would have to make one.  How does one

Spring Bouquet

I’ve never been very good with plants.  I love them and every spring I go buy flowers with the intention of turning my patio into a floral paradise.  I dream of sitting on my patio with a cool breeze blowing and the sweet aroma of flowers.  But in reality, the plants usually die before they ever make their way into the ground.  Well, I finally found a way of making that dream come true –

It’s a Sugar Cookie Spring


A friend of mine recently asked me to do some sugar cookies for a meeting she was attending.  She wanted to surprise everyone with a treat – so we decided to go with a spring theme.  I was excited because a few days earlier I had been admiring the butterfly sugar cookies on  Now, it was my turn to turn plain sugar cookies, into beautiful butterflies.  I have to admit that as of right

I Heart Sugar Cookies

Valentine’s Day may be over, but you can give a heart sugar cookie anytime.   I had fun trying a different technique of decorating – stencils! Pink Sugar Cookie Hearts I was thrilled when I found these stencils made specifically for heart shaped sugar cookies.  The stencil allows for you to get a lot of beautiful detail that is hard to do with just a bag of frosting and a decorating tip.  Check out these heart

Designer Sugar Cookies in St. George, UT


Designer sugar cookies are finally here in St. George.  I’m excited to be able to offer the people of St. George and the surrounding area designer sugar cookies.  Sugar cookies for every occasion – birthdays, weddings, baptisms, any occasion you can think of I can make you a special sugar cookie for that event.  They also make unique gifts.   The best part is that not only do the sugar cookies look good, but they taste