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January 22, 2017

Video Release: Chocolate Roses and Leaves

A companion to my recent chocolate dome made for Valentine’s Day, these modeling chocolate roses and leaves are lifelike (enough), but also fast and easy. Make them the size shown in this video for the dome dessert, or scale them down for cookies or up for cakes! Made with real chocolate, they’re delicious too!

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January 12, 2017

Video Release: "I'm Yours" Prettier Plaques Stenciled Cookie

Happy (early) Valentine’s Day, everyone! This week, I’ve got another stencil set to show you from my new Prettier Plaques series,...

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January 7, 2017

Video Release: Chocolate Dome and Pedestal

It’s never too early to start thinking about Valentine’s Day and spreading love to family and friends! That said, this week I’ve got...

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December 27, 2016

Video Release: "Peace" Prettier Plaques Stenciled Cookie (with "Merry" Variation)

Happy New Year, everyone! This week, I’m featuring another of my favorite sets in my new Prettier Plaques cookie stencil series –...

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December 15, 2016

Video Release: Mini Edible Food (A Companion Video to My 3-D Oven Cookie)

Still wondering how I made all the mini edible accessories in my recent retro oven cookie video? If so, in this week’s video, you’ll find...

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December 15, 2016

Video Release: 3-D Mrs. Claus Cookie

Step aside, Santa! Mrs. Claus has arrived! In this video, she dazzles in an all-cookie outfit that’s perfectly accessorized for her...

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December 5, 2016

Video Release: "Noel" Prettier Plaques Stenciled Cookie

Hello! I’m back this week with a video featuring “Noel”, my favorite set from my new Prettier Plaques cookie stencil series – just...

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December 2, 2016

Video Release: 3-D Retro Oven Cookie

Get your holiday baking groove on with this 3-D oven cookie, complete with cookie turkey and edible sugar pies and cookies! In this video,...

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October 29, 2016

My New Stencil Line, Plus Giveaway

Well, well, the day has finally come! After nearly a year in discussion, design, and development with my new partner Stencil Ease, I’m...

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September 2, 2016

Video Release: Sneak Peek of My New Stencil Line

Hi, everyone! If it seems like I’ve been hiding lately, that’s partially true! I’ve been in the throes of final design testing of my new...

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August 2, 2016

Video Release: Teddy Bear Cookies and Icing Pillows - A Companion Video

You asked, and I answered! In this companion video to last week’s baby cradle cookie tutorial (link below), I show exactly how to make...

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