It’s been a while since I shared my cookies!! Here, have some! 🙂 First, I am excited that I now get to do these beautiful cookies for a local photographer, Jennifer Daniels Photography. I based the design around some ideas she had and added the gold feather from her logo. I’m very happy with these,… Continue reading Cookie Catch-Up 1
It has been a while since I did a video, and I was feeling the itch! This week it’s a short and sweet instructional on how to draw bubbles in water using Copic markers. If you want to practice along, I used: Copic markers: BG10, BG34, B00, B02, G12, and later BG70 Colorless Blender (any… Continue reading Video Tutorial: Drawing Bubbles with Copics
Woohoo! One year! I made it, you guys! A full year of posting weekly! Not always on time, but sometimes early, and every. Single. Week. 😀 I’m so happy. It’s been frustrating when I didn’t have real content, or things weren’t going as planned and had to be held back, but overall I’m very pleased with… Continue reading First Anniversary of SJM!!!
I’m late this week, so we’ll dive right in, shall we? If you want to whip up edible versions of one of the Doctor’s toughest enemies, here’s how: 1) Invert a Frankenstein cookie cutter (this one is from Wilton, I believe, bought at Kroger last year). 2) Cut your cookies using the cutter, then use… Continue reading How To Make Dalek Cookies
Sometimes, when dinnertime rolls around, you want a quick dinner you don’t have to think about. You want to make dinner cheap and easy. Other than pasta (again) or pizza (let’s keep that down to one night a week, shall we?), what’s on the menu that you can whip up in a jiffy? Well, have… Continue reading Tex Mess: A Think-Free Dinner!
Last week was a huge success– both from the tasty cookie perspective and from the blog post success standpoint (Facebook says my post regarding it was seen by over 650 people, which for me is huge– usually I’m somewhere around 150). So, that’s fun! I did a little troubleshooting and figured out why my macaron tops… Continue reading More Magnificent Macarons
You get today’s post a day early because I’m so excited, y’all!! I did it! And on my first try, too. They aren’t perfect (a little lumpy and bumpy) but they are kinda pretty and oh, so tasty! I mean, just look at this nonsense: Because I wanted to use up the yolks at the… Continue reading Magnificent Macarons!!