Archive for the ‘Candy’ Category

Tips for a Successful Bake Sale

Friday, September 21st, 2012

Fall is on its way. The tips of the leaves are already starting to turn that golden yellow and the nights are getting a bit cooler. But nothing says “fall is coming” like going back to school. (more…)

Sweet and Easy Dipped Strawberries

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Strawberries are in season! With our easy instructions, you can make amazing candy-coated strawberries for your next gathering. Candy Melts® candy make it easy to turn strawberries or many of your favorite snacks into beautifully decorated treats. (more…)

Beach Cake Techniques: Shells and Shade

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

Nothing says summer like the beach, but a beach cake with just sand and water can be boring. Dress up your cake with seashells and palm trees! (more…)

Treat Dad to a Homemade Chocolate Father’s Day Cake

Monday, June 11th, 2012

If my dad was stranded on a deserted island and he had the choice of a nice piece of chocolate or a phone to call for help, I’m almost certain he’d choose chocolate to snack on while patiently waiting for someone to rescue him. Now that may be a little extreme, but he does love his chocolate! Since I love to spoil any family member on their special day, I knew I had to plan an all-out chocolatey surprise for Father’s Day. (more…)

Add a Taste of Honey to Your Dessert Table

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

I’ve been a fan of Wilton products for a long time, and I enjoy bringing fashion and flair to the dessert table. With the introduction of my new book, Sweet Designs: Bake It, Craft It, Style It, Wilton asked me to share a couple of my recipes. I hope you enjoy these sweet treats! (more…)

Sweet First Communion Party Favors

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Last May, both my daughters made their First Holy Communion. For a treat, guests received candy lollipops as a remembrance of the special day. The lollipops were easy to make using Wilton Candy Molds and Candy Melts® candy! (more…)

Let’s Be Pin Pals – Join Us on Pinterest

Friday, March 30th, 2012

“Pin it.” “I just pinned that!” “I’ll show you my pin.” Ok, so you’re either in one of two groups. Group 1 is probably thinking about their last pin. And Group 2? Well, Group 2 is where I was a few months ago, thinking… “Pin what?” (more…)

Create Easter Sugar Eggs With Candy Melts® Candy

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

Have you seen Easter sugar eggs? These beautiful panoramic Easter crafts definitely looked beautiful, but I didn’t think they would taste so good. So, I created mine using delicious Candy Melts® candy. (more…)

Candy Melts® Candy Taste Great on Everything!!

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Just about any snack you love can be made more mouthwatering with a dip in melted Candy Melts®. This past weekend I dipped everything from cake balls to bacon (yes, bacon!) and came out with some interesting and tasty options! (more…)

Share the Sweetness on Valentine’s Day

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to show your appreciation to everyone in your life – including friends and co-workers! I like to show my appreciation by baking and sharing delicious treats. Decorating, gifting and transporting treats are easy with Wilton’s colorful cupcake boxes, toppers and sprinkles. (more…)