Archive for 'Cookies' Category

Zita the Spacegirl Cookies

Dec 9th, 2013 by Gemma | 2

While we make sugar cookies regularly for the market we keep them pretty simple. These were the first truly custom cookies we’ve done. Based off of the childrens’ graphic novel Zita the Spacegirl, about a young girl who’s best friend is abducted by an alien cult. Off she goes to save the day ending up […]

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Christmas Is Coming.. With A Giveaway!

Nov 29th, 2013 by Gemma | 2

Thanksgiving has come and gone and December is waiting to pounce upon us, that means our days are filled with the scent of peppermint, eggnog and gingerbread. We love it and especially love this cold weather we’ve been having, we hope it stays around for a while longer! As you saw a sneak peek of […]

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Easter Bunnies and Chicks

Mar 22nd, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on Easter Bunnies and Chicks

Browsing through the King Arthur Flour catalogue I saw their rabbit cookie cutters. it got Michael and I talking and we came up with covering the rabbit cookie in chocolate so it looked like the chocolate rabbits you can buy (specifically the Lindt ones with the ribbons round their necks). I had just had a […]

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St Patrick’s Day Cookies

Mar 14th, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on St Patrick’s Day Cookies

St Patrick’s Day is looming, that day when everything gets drenched in green. Going the non-alcoholic route this year I decided to break out my cookie cutters and see what I could come up with. We start with some shamrocks of course. Then add some leprechaun hats and pots o’ gold for you to find at the end […]

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Valentine Hearts Chocolate Sugar Cookies

Jan 24th, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on Valentine Hearts Chocolate Sugar Cookies

Valentines Day is only 3 weeks away, time to start considering what goodies you want to spoil your sweetie with. Chocolate is synonymous with Valentines so of course these are a chocolate sugar cookie base. Pastel pink royal icing forms the base of the decoration and I decided to try a light brown icing for […]

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Eggnog Sugar Cookies

Dec 20th, 2012 by Gemma | Comments Off on Eggnog Sugar Cookies

Still coming up with ways to use up eggnog that doesn’t involve drinking it! Plus I had some new cutters that I was just dying to try out *grins* My sugar cookie recipe uses a good amount of liquid, in the summer I usually use some lemon or lime juice but there was no reason […]

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Easter Egg Cookies

Mar 16th, 2012 by Gemma | 1

Not everyone wants chocolate Easter eggs (really? where are these people?), it does get rather warm here early in the year so I imagine they melt pretty quickly if you let them. Why not try some of these egg cookies? They have a light refreshing lemon flavour and can be decorated in any range of […]

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