Monthly Archives: August 2012

Sea Horse Rice Krispy Treat

I used a sea horse sand toy (it had never been touched by sand), spray the plastic mold with pan butter flavor cooking spray and press the rice krispy into the mold.  Put it in the freezer for 10 minutes … Continue reading

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Frog Birthday Cake

These cute little frogs are actually from a sucker mold.  Add some lilly pads, fondant flowers and you have a cake for any frog lover.

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Flip Flops, Sun Glasses and Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes

There is nothing that says Summer more than flip flops, sun glasses and ice cream cones.  Having these as cupcakes are even better.  I purchased the pan  at JoAnn craft stores.

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Earthquake at the North Pole

Just released this story is now available on as an eBook for Kindle.  The story is about what happens when North Pole City is hit by an earthquake which destroys half of the city including the elves workshop and … Continue reading

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Butterfly & Rose Mini Cupcake and Matching Cupcakes

This 6″ cake is decorated with candy melt roses and the top of a butterfly box also made out of candy melts.  The rose candy molds you can get from Michaels or JoAnns.  The butterfly box mold I purchased through … Continue reading

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Little Cook Books

With this year screaming by it is time to start thinking about craft ideas for Christmas.  Last year I made little cook books for my family and friends.  I found an binding system on the internet for $25.00 and my … Continue reading

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Pichu Cake

This is a fast and easy cake.  I made a pattern with paper and used it to to cut the general shape out of yellow fondant.  The rest was hand painted with gel food coloring and clear vanilla extract.

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Tinkerbell Cake

Everytime I make a Tinkerbell cake the hardest parts are the eyes and lips.  I decided to do something different this time.  I made the eyes and lips with fondant then hand painted them using with food coloring gel and clear … Continue reading

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Stranded on Tropical Island Cake

I had a little fun with this one.  One of the guys at work was getting married and going to Hawaii.  So this is what I came up with complete with a bobble head with his picture on the face, chocolate … Continue reading

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Cretaceous Pirates Now available on Amazon

The second book in the Ark Journey series is now available as an eBook for Kindle or other eReader devices.  The paperback version will be available later next week. Come join the crew of misfits on their next journey to … Continue reading

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Sports Cupcakes

If your children are into sports and like to help decorating cupcakes, these are fast and easy.  I used a grass tip for half and just picked which sports ball to add on top.  The sports balls are chocolate I … Continue reading

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Baby Shower Cake

The umbrellas were made using a Cricut Cake Machine and sugar sheets. The Cricut can make very delicate cuts.  You can use the machine on fondant, gum paste or the sugar sheets.  There are several different patterns of sugar sheets now … Continue reading

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Jungle Friends

These fun little Jungle Animal Pics are great to liven up a cake or cupcake.  The animals on the side of the cake is a candy melt that I pressed fondant into and then painted teh faces with clear vanilla … Continue reading

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Spell it out with Cupcakes

For something different try spelling out your message with cupcakes.  Whether it is for a birthday, sports theme or other special ocassion all of the cupcakes are something different for your party.  I used candy melts from several different molds to … Continue reading

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Craft Idea – Glass Painting

My kitchen needed color so I decided to add the color with the light panels.  The plastic panels I purchased at Home Depot for $6 each.  Next the paint, Michaels has glass paint that works well on the plastic panels.  … Continue reading

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