Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Sure to Brew Some Cuteness

Witch Cupcakes

Witch Cupcakes
  • 1 1/2 cups chocolate frosting
  • ounce package chocolate cones (Nabisco Oreo Cones)
  • Orange nonpareils
  • 16 ounce can vanilla frosting, divided
  • Neon-green food coloring
  • 12 cupcakes, removed from paper liners
  • Chocolate chips
  • Green tube icing
  • Red tube icing
  • Mike and Ike Tangy Twister candies
  • Chocolate Jimmies
Make It
1. Place chocolate frosting in a freezer-weight zip-top bag and snip off a small corner. Pipe base of cones, dip in orange nonpareils, and set aside.
2. Place 1/2 cup vanilla frosting in a another zip-top bag and snip off a small corner. Tint remaining frosting green and frost cupcakes.
3. Turn cupcakes on sides, then place decorated cones on top. Using vanilla frosting, pipe eyes on cupcakes. Attach chocolate chips for pupils and pipe a dot onto chips. Use red icing for mouths, green icing for warts; shape candies into noses. Pipe chocolate icing onto cupcakes for hair and sprinkle with chocolate jimmies.

Pumpkin Brunch 2010

The Amazing Pumpkins from Last Year

Pumpkin CupCakes

A little Festive Decor for our Brunch

Thinks he's slick trying to sneak one

pumpkin head

Mini Monster Cricut Catridge on the way

I wish this shipment would come faster... very excited to get this new set of designs to cut and create.  There's a wall in the kitchen where we tape up all the  projects the kids make and I wanted to dress it up for fall with these little monsters and some fun phrases.

Tracking says it will be here Thursday.. already went to Michaels for paper.. Nicky is waiting to so some "projects" with me...
Check out these fun designs:

Monday, October 3, 2011


I think this is what the kids at school are getting in their goody bag...
How cute are these???
Nicky could make this with no problem...
I'll post his version (he always adds something to make it unique)
has a little problem with sticking with instructions
QVC is hosting FFANY shoes on sale
October 17, 2011

Awesome Shoes, Amazing prices ... Great Cause...
It goes really fast.. shoes sell out faster than you can dial the phone
fun night with the girls and a bottle of vino...

Pink Hair!!

Thought it would be fun.. and for a really good cause
10$ donation to the breast cancer foundation and there I had some pink hair!
Very fun.. I'm liking it

Trying out some new fall foods this year... at the expense of my family ..
this one looks really good.  Hope it will actually BE really good.
Keep you posted.
Here's the link to the recipe: