Category Archive: Keeping It Simple

Mar 18

Bird’s Nest Cookie

Spring is coming and the birds are busy around here building their nests.  So let’s celebrate their hard work and make some bird’s nest cookies!   Items Needed: Round Sugar Cookies (different sizes) Black Royal Icing Yellow Royal Icing Jordan Almonds Frosting (buttercream or gasp! canned) Food Coloring Coconut Small Baggie Piping Bag and #1 …

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Mar 06

Shamrock Cookies

It seems that my underlying theme on this blog is “keep it simple!”.  I am not an artist.  I really don’t think I have an artistic bone in my body, never have.  It’s very frustrating!!!!  But I try to find ways to compensate for that lack of talent.  My latest accomplishment?  The shamrock, or 3-leaf …

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Feb 06

Fill Your Heart Sprinkle Cookies

Here I go again with a simple cookie using sprinkles!  Does my use of sprinkles make me lazy??? Or smart? ;) The larger sprinkles really make decorating a cookie fast and simple.  You can find tons online or at your local craft store.  They’re even showing up in grocery stores. I thought a heart tree …

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Feb 03

So Simple My Dog Could Do It!

These cookies are so simple even my dog could make them…if I wanted to eat a hair cookie that is!  Seriously….she sheds a lot! I’ll admit it…..sprinkles are my friends.  Especially when they are large like the ones I used on these cookies.  I found them at my local cake decorating store. Or you can …

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