Archive for the ‘Mother’s Day’ Category

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…)

Treat Mom to a Delicious Quiche

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Mother’s Day is a very special day, as it is a day that recognizes the life-long efforts and sacrifices by our mothers. Sometimes this special date is just related to gift giving, but there are many other ways of showing our mothers our gratitude. One of the best ways is by preparing something for them, and what better than a delicious quiche made with her favorite ingredients! (more…)

Mother’s Day Pops Bouquet for a Sweet Sister

Friday, May 4th, 2012

On Mother’s Day, I recognize my sister Cindy because she has been like a mother to me. From watching after me when I was young to applying my make-up for Prom, I’ve always felt lucky to have a “second” mother. Since Cindy is an avid gardener, I wanted to gift her with an edible flower bouquet – Voila – Cake Pops! Sure, I could have taken the easy way out and ordered flowers, but gifting homemade treats that come from the heart is more meaningful. (more…)

Bake Something Special for Your Mom!

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

When I was younger and Mother’s Day and Father’s Day would roll around, I would ask my parents “when is Kid’s Day?” They would reply “every day.” As a kid, I was not amused. Now, I realize the truth behind their reply. Parents care and work for their children every day and are given one official day of appreciation. Why not show that appreciation with a homemade treat? (more…)

Sweet Pies For Your Sweetie Pie on Valentine’s Day

Monday, January 16th, 2012

I’m one of those people that can’t help but be in love with the idea of spreading love on Valentine’s Day. No matter how commercialized the holiday has become, it’s one that makes me feel good sharing extra love with the people that mean the most to me. One way I do that is through my love of cooking and baking. My own children get a taste of just how much they mean to me with an extra special breakfast of heart-shaped pancakes with sweet strawberry-orange sauce. (more…)

The Wonder Mold Pan – Doll Cakes and Much More!

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

The Wonder Mold Pan is a 3-dimensional baking pan that makes it easy to create fun and creative cakes for many occasions! You’ll find many uses for this pan – including graduations, Halloween, and Christmas celebrations. (more…)

Happy Birthday Mom – Dad and Daughters Decorate a Sweet Surprise!

Friday, May 6th, 2011

As a special birthday surprise, my husband and daughters presented me with a cake they created using Wilton’s new Punch. Cut. Decorate! tools. Not only did they create a beautiful cake, they created beautiful memories. I wanted to share their experience with you in a post written by my husband. (more…)

Mother’s Day Mini Cakes

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

I have an amazing Mom. She went to all of my school plays, helped move me every year of college, and continues to support me in every aspect of my life. When you are truly blessed with family like this, you have to show them how much you care. (more…)

Treat Mom to Breakfast

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Keep mom out of the kitchen this Mother’s Day by pampering her with a homemade breakfast in bed or brunch. Mom is sure to enjoy and appreciate the delicious spread you make. To help you get started, here are a few simple and easy ideas that even the kids can help prepare. (more…)

Breaking Bread on Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

I like bread. I’d rather eat freshly baked bread than freshly baked cake. While pondering what to make for our Mother’s Day Brunch, I remembered a great alternate use for my favorite Wilton pans – the Dimensions® line. (more…)