CakeJournal.com » Cookies http://cakejournal.com Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:02:20 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 How to Decorate Simple T-Rex Dinosaur Cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/decorating-t-rex-dinosaur-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/decorating-t-rex-dinosaur-cookies/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:17:38 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=17424 Today I want to share with you how to decorate simple T-Rex Dinosaur Cookies! I’ll be the first to admit that I am not a cookie expert and it’s taken me a couple of years to feel confident enough with them to take regular orders.   But because I don’t feel like I’ve mastered cookie decorating,… [read more...]

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I'm Rose and I blog over at Rose Bakes. I'm baker, cake decorator, wife, and homeschooling mommy to 6 wonderful children! My love of cakes started at the age of 13, I started a business in 2009 then my blog was born in 2012! It's how I to share my love of cakes and help others along the way!

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How to make elegant flower cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/elegant-flower-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/elegant-flower-cookies/#comments Fri, 02 May 2014 07:40:25 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=15756 I was playing around with fondant and some cutters a few weeks ago and came up with this elegant cookie design. So, I did a tutorial on them. This way, you can make them too I think these would make great wedding party favors or even Spring party favors. To make them, you will need… [read more...]

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We are 2 of the biggest cake lovers you'll ever meet and obsessed with baking and cake decorating. We blog about all this and much more at Cakewhiz.

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How to make a stained glass cookie tree http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/stained-glass-cookie-tree/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/stained-glass-cookie-tree/#respond Fri, 31 Jan 2014 13:34:05 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=16035 I first saw stained glass cookies in a gingerbread house and it was the prettiest thing ever! I just had to know how this technique was done… So, after browsing the net and experimenting in the kitchen, I finally figured it out and it was surprisingly simple to do…Yayyy! I decided to to make a stained… [read more...]

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Farwa & Abeer

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Shortbread Cookie Recipes http://cakejournal.com/recipes/shortbread-cookie-recipes/ http://cakejournal.com/recipes/shortbread-cookie-recipes/#comments Sun, 12 Jan 2014 17:05:27 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=15266 Shortbread can serve so many different purposes depending on what flavors are mixed in. Sweet or savory, crunchy or chewy, shortbread can satisfy that sweet tooth or be the perfect accompaniment to cheese and wine! Today, I’m sharing 8 variations of shortbread to inspire you for your next gathering! Shortbread Cookie Recipes 1: This recipe… [read more...]

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Hilari Schaefer

This is such a natural fit for me, because I absolutely L-O-V-E all things sweet. I blog over at Be Sweet, my happy place for all things desserts, crafts, gift ideas, and party inspiration.

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Christmas Sweater Gingerbread Dogs http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/christmas-sweater-gingerbread-dogs/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/christmas-sweater-gingerbread-dogs/#comments Mon, 23 Dec 2013 13:35:54 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=15540 Gingerbread Christmas cookies can’t get more fun than doggies dressed for winter. And, this is a perfect no fuss project to make with kids; each dog taking on a life of it’s own with the creative use of a little fondant and sprinkles. YOU WILL NEED: Gingerbread Cookie Dough Chocolate Cookie Dough Dog Cookie Cutters:… [read more...]

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Cakegirls

Hi, we're Cakegirls - sisters Mary and Brenda Maher. We owned a cake shop in Chicago for many years, competed on the Food Network and even had a reality show called Amazing Wedding Cakes. In 2010, a fire changed our lives but not our love of cakes! We launched an online store where you can buy cake supplies, party accents and see more D.I.Y. ideas. Visit www.thecakegirls.com

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How to make holiday gift box cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/holiday-gift-box-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/holiday-gift-box-cookies/#comments Fri, 13 Dec 2013 13:25:37 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=15586 Bring on the holiday cheer by dressing up your favorite sugar cookie recipe with little fondant bows. The bow cutter takes the guess work out of dressing these cookies up and buttercream icing keeps them feeling homemade. Sweet little presents for your holiday table. YOU WILL NEED: Sugar Cookie Dough Square Cutter Set Jumbo Straws… [read more...]

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Cakegirls

Hi, we're Cakegirls - sisters Mary and Brenda Maher. We owned a cake shop in Chicago for many years, competed on the Food Network and even had a reality show called Amazing Wedding Cakes. In 2010, a fire changed our lives but not our love of cakes! We launched an online store where you can buy cake supplies, party accents and see more D.I.Y. ideas. Visit www.thecakegirls.com

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Best Holiday Cookie Recipes http://cakejournal.com/recipes/holiday-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/recipes/holiday-cookies/#comments Thu, 05 Dec 2013 13:03:04 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=15424 Love it or hate it, the holiday season fast approaches. Temperatures have officially dropped and the streets all shine with the icy sparkle of holiday lights. It’s time to start thinking about Christmas baking and what better place to begin than cookie territory? Christmas cookies hold a special place in the hearts of many. Not… [read more...]

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Deborah Hemming

Deborah Hemming

Deborah Hemming is a food and hospitality writer who lives, cooks, eats and drinks in Montreal, Quebec. Originally from Nova Scotia, Deborah moved to Montreal to earn her Master of Arts in English Literature from McGill University. Recently graduated, she's now taking on the real world one recipe at a time. She loves red wine, Ruth Reichl, and browned butter.

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Double chocolate brownie cookie Recipe http://cakejournal.com/recipes/double-chocolate-brownie-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/recipes/double-chocolate-brownie-cookies/#comments Sat, 09 Nov 2013 07:04:55 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=13606 This double chocolate cookie is deceiving in the absolute best way possible. It’s shaped like a cookie, it bakes like a cookie, but it sure tastes a heck of a lot like a brownie. That’s the incredible thing about this recipe — you get the simplicity and satisfaction of a warm cookie, but the irresistible… [read more...]

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Grace Elkus

Grace Elkus

I’m Grace — a journalism student at Elon University and an aspiring food writer. My passion for cooking began when I became a vegetarian at age 11 and started creating my own meat-free dishes. I also love to bake, and I have recently begun exploring and experimenting with vegan cooking and baking.

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Fabulous Fall Cookie Recipe Ideas http://cakejournal.com/recipes/fall-cookie-recipe-ideas/ http://cakejournal.com/recipes/fall-cookie-recipe-ideas/#comments Tue, 05 Nov 2013 13:03:02 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=14418 There’s a chill in the air, my boots are out, and I am ready for fall! Today, I’m sharing my favorite fall cookie recipes- gorgeous pumpkins, leaves, acorns, flowers, and more. I hope you’ll read and feel inspired to create some of your own fall masterpieces!   Fall Cookie Recipes 1: These Fall Sunflower Cookies… [read more...]

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Hilari Schaefer

This is such a natural fit for me, because I absolutely L-O-V-E all things sweet. I blog over at Be Sweet, my happy place for all things desserts, crafts, gift ideas, and party inspiration.

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How to make spooky Halloween cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/make-spooky-halloween-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/make-spooky-halloween-cookies/#comments Wed, 30 Oct 2013 12:20:17 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=15085 My kids LOVE halloween.  From dressing up to creating a desert table, treats for trick or treaters….It is hands down a fabulous day of fearsome fun! So what better than to impress your little guests with some easy peasy cookies.  I’m going to show you how easy and quick these very effective cookies are and… [read more...]

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Gillian

Gillian is the owner of Jillybean Cake Couture. She is passionate about cake decorating, has a diploma in sugarcraft, and worked professionally for over 7 years.
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Video: How to make dracula cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/make-dracula-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/make-dracula-cookies/#comments Mon, 21 Oct 2013 06:50:25 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=14830 Today, I will be showing you how to make Dracula cookies for Halloween. I used fondant but if you like, you can easily use royal icing to make a similar design. To make them, you will need the following supplies: Square shaped cookies (I used graham crackers. You can use sugar cookies if you like)… [read more...]

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Farwa & Abeer

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Video: How to make Frankenstein cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/frankenstein-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/frankenstein-cookies/#comments Mon, 14 Oct 2013 06:56:15 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=14834 Today, I will be showing you how to make Frankenstein’s monster cookies for Halloween. These are really easy to make and you can give them any expressions you like. You can make them look really happy or silly or even scary. To make them, you will need the following supplies: Square shaped cookies (I used… [read more...]

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Ultimate Sprinkled Vanilla Sandwich Cookie Recipe http://cakejournal.com/recipes/sprinkled-vanilla-sandwich-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/recipes/sprinkled-vanilla-sandwich-cookies/#respond Sun, 06 Oct 2013 15:47:40 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=13391 Looking for a little bit of color to brighten things up? Then this is the dessert for you! We all know that sprinkles, especially rainbow sprinkles, can add the right amount of sparkle to any dessert. These cookies start with the simple pairing of soft sugar cookies and vanilla icing. Add other flavors, color, or… [read more...]

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Molly Allen

I have never been able to stray from the comforting feeling I get from sharing food with others. Throughout high school, I was the girl who brought cupcakes and cookies on a platter to school. In college, I brought treats to work and to group project meetings.

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How to make 3D sunglass cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/3d-sunglass-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/3d-sunglass-cookies/#comments Mon, 30 Sep 2013 12:22:54 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=13339 These are the perfect summer cookies because they’re both yummy and make you feel like you’re ready for the beach! They’re pretty easy to make and candy “lenses” keep them totally edible. The trick to working with cookie dough is to not let it get too soft. Work with only 1/2 the dough at a… [read more...]

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Cakegirls

Hi, we're Cakegirls - sisters Mary and Brenda Maher. We owned a cake shop in Chicago for many years, competed on the Food Network and even had a reality show called Amazing Wedding Cakes. In 2010, a fire changed our lives but not our love of cakes! We launched an online store where you can buy cake supplies, party accents and see more D.I.Y. ideas. Visit www.thecakegirls.com

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Chocolate Toffee Cookies with Caramel Centers http://cakejournal.com/recipes/chocolate-toffee-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/recipes/chocolate-toffee-cookies/#comments Tue, 17 Sep 2013 12:28:27 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=13668 Although I’m not sure where the summer went, it’s now decidedly fall. Everyone’s back in school, we’re patiently waiting for the leaves to change color, and for the air to get crisp enough to show off our new boots and sweaters. And although there are still evenings where salads and corn on the cob are… [read more...]

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Katie Morris

Katie Morris

I’m Katie. I’m twenty-three, a runner, a photographer, a Russian-speaker, and a lover of sleepy Sundays spent in front of the fireplace.

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Vegan Banana Coconut Oatmeal Cookies http://cakejournal.com/recipes/vegan-banana-coconut-oatmeal-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/recipes/vegan-banana-coconut-oatmeal-cookies/#comments Wed, 21 Aug 2013 13:43:42 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=12932 The name is a long one, but these cookies are delicious! My husband would not stop eating them! Often times I try to find desserts that are as naturally sweetened as I can make them, and what better way than to use Bananas? This recipe is easy and quick to make and definitely a good… [read more...]

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Victoria Polk

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Video: How to Make Daisy Cookies With Royal Icing http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/daisy-cookies-with-royal-icing/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/daisy-cookies-with-royal-icing/#comments Mon, 05 Aug 2013 07:15:12 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=13143 If you bake with your kids a lot at home, then this is the perfect baking tutorial for you because of it’s simplicity. If you have any experience at all working with royal icing, then you will enjoy this tutorial with making daisy cookies. Here’s what I used to make these: Round sugar cookies Royal… [read more...]

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Farwa & Abeer

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How to make shirt cupcakes http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-shirt-cupcakes/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-shirt-cupcakes/#comments Wed, 12 Jun 2013 06:32:37 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=12177 Since Father’s day is just around the corner, I thought I would show you how to make shirt cupcakes. They are cute and easy plus they can be made in your Dad’s favorite color You can also add different details like a striped tie, or a fancy bow tie or cool buttons or even a… [read more...]

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Farwa & Abeer

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How to Make Pirate Cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-pirate-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-pirate-cookies/#comments Thu, 06 Jun 2013 10:55:33 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=11919 It seems that pirate themed birthday parties are very popular these days, especially for little boys. So, I thought I would do a tutorial on making cute pirate cookies. I chose to make the skin tone a little darker but you can make the skin tone lighter if you want. You can also change the… [read more...]

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Farwa & Abeer

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How to Make Tulip Cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-tulip-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-tulip-cookies/#comments Thu, 16 May 2013 10:47:13 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=11553 In today’s tutorial…I will show you how to make the simplest tulips ever, using the most basic tools. This tutorial is also very versatile because you can use these same instructions to make decorated cookies like I did OR use them to make cupcake toppers. This is what I used: Orange flavored sugar cookies (Diameter:… [read more...]

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Farwa & Abeer

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How to make sugar cookies with owl motif http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-sugar-cookies-with-owl-motif/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-sugar-cookies-with-owl-motif/#comments Wed, 24 Apr 2013 13:51:53 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=11359 Inspired by the Christening cake that I made back in 2011 I decided to make a tutorial for some sugar cookies decorated with a sweet fondant owl motif. Wrapped in a cellophane treat bag they would be a perfect favor for a baby shower. They are super easy to make with only very few tools… [read more...]

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Louise

Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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How to make Valentine’s Day cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-valentines-day-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-valentines-day-cookies/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 13:28:23 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=9847 With Valentine’s Day approaching, I thought I would show you how to make a collection of themed cookies. With so many girly options about, this is one for the boys! Boxer shorts and tees! This is what I used: Cookie dough Large rolling pin Cutters: Heart, Rectangle (6.5 x 4.5 cm) Baby Grow (though you… [read more...]

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Gillian

Gillian is the owner of Jillybean Cake Couture. She is passionate about cake decorating, has a diploma in sugarcraft, and worked professionally for over 7 years.
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Strawberry shaped cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/strawberry-shaped-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/strawberry-shaped-cookies/#comments Sun, 15 Jul 2012 21:31:40 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=9183 Inspired by the latest cupcakes I wanted to try and make some strawberry cookies. I made a paper template in two sizes. (I regret now that I did not add a little stem to the berry templates but I will do that the next time I make strawberry cookies) I decorated the cookies with royal… [read more...]

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Louise

Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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Happy Easter from CakeJournal http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/happy-easter-from-cakejournal/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/happy-easter-from-cakejournal/#comments Sun, 08 Apr 2012 00:32:20 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=8791 I thought that I would share some sweet and sugary Easter cookies with you that I made back in 2008. Both egg and baby chick cookies are all decorated with royal icing in pretty pastel colors. The cookie baskets, boxes and the decorated papier-mache Easter egg are all home crafted and decorated. I just love… [read more...]

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Louise

Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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How to make a ruffled 1 tier cake stand http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-ruffled-1-tier-cake-stand/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-ruffled-1-tier-cake-stand/#comments Mon, 12 Mar 2012 15:55:51 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=8615 Styrofoam cake dummies can be transformed into sweet ruffled 1 tier cake stands. Perfect to use, if you are planning to make a vintage dessert table. Place your sweet treats like cookies and cupcakes on the ruffled cake stand or use it as a sweet display to hold your cake pops. It can be made… [read more...]

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Louise

Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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Sweet heart sugar cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/sweet-heart-sugar-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/sweet-heart-sugar-cookies/#comments Wed, 15 Feb 2012 18:11:11 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=8531 Yesterdays sweet treats, pretty embossed fondant sugar cookie hearts in sweet homemade (home crafted) cookie boxes. You can see more embossed cookies here and read more about my embossing tools here. Happy Caking! Louise

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Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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How to make Halloween dead finger cookies http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-halloween-dead-finger-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-halloween-dead-finger-cookies/#comments Mon, 10 Oct 2011 12:53:47 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=6674 One of my favourite Halloween treats are these dead finger sugar cookies. They are always a big hit! To keep the fingers as thin as possible during baking I roll out the dough thinly so it will keep the shape, as cookie dough tends to spread out. You can paint the almond nails with food… [read more...]

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Louise

Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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Horseshoe vanilla sugar cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/horseshoe-vanilla-sugar-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/horseshoe-vanilla-sugar-cookies/#comments Sat, 20 Aug 2011 21:59:19 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=6508 My sweet daughter is turning 10 tomorrow (I can’t believe how times fly) So, we made some vanilla sugar cookies in the shape as a horseshoe, for her to pass out, after her riding lesson yesterday. We went with non decorated cookies this time. A freshly baked, crisp cookie, hardly need more decoration, other than… [read more...]

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Louise

Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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How to make ballerina cookies with royal icing http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-ballerina-cookies-with-royal-icing/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-ballerina-cookies-with-royal-icing/#comments Mon, 14 Mar 2011 11:45:06 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=5613 I have made a tutorial inspired by the ballerina cookies that I made last year. These sweet ballerina cookies are perfect for a ballet or dress up party. You could use the tutu cookies as pretty gowns instead. Wrap a single cookie in a cellophane bag for a sweet party favor. I hope that you… [read more...]

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Louise

Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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Valentine’s heart cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/valentines-heart-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/valentines-heart-cookies/#comments Mon, 14 Feb 2011 11:47:24 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=5036 No Valentine’s Day without something sweet. Therefor I have made some Valentine’s heart cookies and iced them with rolled fondant. To get the really deep red that I have used on some of the cookies. I have used a mix of Crystal color’s Poinsetta and Americolor’s Super Red. The mix of powder and gel together… [read more...]

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Louise

Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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CakeJournals December favourites http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/cakejournals-december-favourites/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/cakejournals-december-favourites/#comments Fri, 31 Dec 2010 00:21:24 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=4689 Before December is running out and a new year is beginning. I will share with all of you, CakeJournal’s December favourites. I would love to stock up with some new cookie cutters and these two will find their way into my cookie cutter collection. First a pretty teacup cookie cutter The next one is a… [read more...]

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Louise

Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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Gingerbread cookie Christmas tree http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/gingerbread-cookie-christmas-tree/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/gingerbread-cookie-christmas-tree/#comments Mon, 27 Dec 2010 14:29:20 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=4685 I finally had some time to take a photo of my gingerbread cookie Christmas tree. 21 cookie stars decorated with lots of soft green royal icing, light golden sugar dragees and a gold painted star on top. I think that I will make a whole forest of cookie trees in different sizes next year. I… [read more...]

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Halloween cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/halloween-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/halloween-cookies/#comments Sun, 31 Oct 2010 18:50:05 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=4610 Here are the Halloween cookies that we will be enjoying today. “Dead” fingers, green witches finger and then the Halloween cookies decorated with royal icing. I got inspired by the recipe from Martha Stewart for the “dead” and witches fingers. I gave both a light dusting with some cocoa powder. I think that I like… [read more...]

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Baked Halloween cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/baked-halloween-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/baked-halloween-cookies/#comments Fri, 08 Oct 2010 14:49:11 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=4581 I wanted to try out some new cookie shapes for Halloween so I sat down yet again and made some new Halloween templates: Ghost, bat, pumpkin, coffin and a rat. They were a little bit difficult to cut out by hand, so thats why I have only made two of each shape. I have also… [read more...]

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Ballet cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/ballet-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/ballet-cookies/#comments Mon, 26 Apr 2010 09:15:37 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=3836 Having a daughter who loves ballet, I just had to make these pretty ballet cookies for her. They are made with my own (paper) templates, so no cookie cutters used. I used a little Brush embroidery on the Tutu, to get the “look” like layers of tulle. I think that it worked out very good.… [read more...]

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How to make a bunny cookie lolly http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-bunny-cookie-lolly/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-bunny-cookie-lolly/#comments Sun, 28 Mar 2010 23:18:49 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=3690 When I made the sweet bunny cookie lollies, I made sure to take some photos of the working process so that I could put together a tutorial on how to make the bunny cookie lolly. They can be made in other colors than brown and I think that they would work just as good for… [read more...]

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Bunny cookie lollies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/bunny-cookie-lollies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/bunny-cookie-lollies/#comments Tue, 23 Mar 2010 09:56:56 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=3659 I have been working on how I could make some fluffy bunny cookie lollies for Easter. I ended up with these happy bunnies, decorated with rolled fondant and royal icing piped fur. The fur gave one problem though, a constantly cloggin tip. I received a comment about the exact problem from one of the readers,… [read more...]

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Gift wrapping http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/gift-wrapping/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/gift-wrapping/#comments Wed, 10 Feb 2010 22:49:35 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=3462 I love to craft things that I can use for beautiful gift wrapping for my homemade treats. This paper cone will hide the sweet cookie hearts decorated with rolled fondant. Maybe for a little Valentine’s Day gift? Remember that if you use rolled fondant on your cookies Then let them dry for 1-2 days in… [read more...]

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Halloween Cookie basket http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/halloween-cookie-basket/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/halloween-cookie-basket/#comments Wed, 14 Oct 2009 15:36:26 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=2855 I am already busy with the preparations for this years Halloween holiday and making Halloween cookie baskets is one of my (many) projects. I will be using them as gifts for friends and family this year and I still need to make seven more baskets. Just to see how they look with cookies, have I… [read more...]

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Rosey fondant cookie lollys http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/rosey-fondant-cookie-lollys/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/rosey-fondant-cookie-lollys/#comments Sun, 21 Jun 2009 20:24:36 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=2244 Back when I saw some cute cupcake fondant molds I was thinking of how they maybe could work as a cookie decoration. The mould is very easy to work with and it release the fondant without a fuss as long as you remember to dust it well with corn starch. I quickly found out not… [read more...]

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Louise is the founder and editor of CakeJournal. She's a passionate, self taught, cake artist who has been doing cake decorating since 2002.

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