Quick Cookies- Ninja

I’ve never baked, made icing, and decorated all in one day.  It’s usually easier to let each piece of the cookie dry to ensure quality.  Since I had to quickly whip up some cookies for our friend, I made ninja cookies all in one day!

They were pretty cute (and still wet for the photos!) and were consumed just as quickly as they were made!

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Baby One More Time

A few other cute baby cookies I sent to Dallas for my sister and Campbell’s shower!

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These were the first cookies where I tried the one bowl method (mixing all colors in one bowl).  I read a couple of cookie blogs and have referenced Sweet Sugarbelle before.  Her site is so helpful with tutorials!  I think the colors look really good together!

Denver Broncos Cookies

Things are getting exciting here in Denver.  Tomorrow’s a big game against a formidable team.  The whole town has gone mad with Broncos fever!

Here’s a set of Broncos cookies I made complete with Payton Manning jerseys. The helmets are a nod to the old-school Denver “D” but aren’t that awful brown and yellow throwback. {visual reference here} Here’s hoping tomorrow will go well for the Broncos!

Denver Broncos Cookies

Denver Broncos Cookies

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Going to the Chapel

Last December I made a bunch of diamond ring cookies for my sweet friend who was getting married.  I managed to fly them home, decorate them, and take turns at about 5 miles an hour all the way to the party!  They were my first go at a diamond ring cookie.  There are so many others out there (there’s really only one cutter that EVERYONE uses), but I thought the swirls were cute.Since it’s wedding season, I’ve been testing out a few other cookie ring looks!  I’ll share those soon!

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Let the Good Times Roll

A while back, I made a batch of Bunco cookies for a family friend.  They turned out very cute and would work well for a casino night!

I’ve had a couple of people weary of black icing.  I read about it and have tested a few different things.  The easiest way to make black icing is to use a high-quality, black coloring.  It doesn’t have the strange taste, and gives you a nice color.  I’ve also tried mixing left-overs from all of my other colors to make black.  It taste exactly the same (which is only like almond!).

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