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For her 5th birthday, Trysten had requested a horse cake. Since she couldn't have a real horse, she figured it would be the next best thing. Her mom provided me with a picture and we turned it into a cake for her. This one turned out to be my favorite... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2012 at Cookies, Etc.
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A friend's daughter was graduating from nursing school and they were having a party to celebrate. She wanted a cake for the party and sent me some pictures of ideas. I took a little from each to create her cake. Congratulations on you graduation!!! Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2012 at Cookies, Etc.
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My Fire Chief contacted me a few weeks ago asking if I was interested in making a wedding cake for friends of his son. He said is would be easy and for a small ceremony as the couple was on a tight budget. He was going to give them the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2012 at Cookies, Etc.
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It was time for Braiden to celebrate his birthday again and this year he is really into Power Rangers, with the Blue One being his favorite. His mom sent me a picture of him and everyone that saw the cake knew exactly what it was. Best of all, Braiden loved... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2012 at Cookies, Etc.
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Tonight, Jimmy Buffet is performing in Little Rock and all of the Parrot Heads have flocked downtown to party. One of those in attendance is Chuck and his family is celebrating his birthday at the concert (unbeknownst to him). Chuck is Erin's aunt's twin sister's husband. Did you get all... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2012 at Cookies, Etc.
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This cake kicks off a busy two weeks for me as I have promised 5 cakes in the next 14 days. This one was for the granddaughter of my Fire Chief. She said she wanted a purple dinosaur. Ask and she shall receive. Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2012 at Cookies, Etc.
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Evan's friend Tyler turned 5 today. He loves playing with Legos (what little boy doesn't!) and his mom asked if we could fashion a Lego cake for his party. After tirelessly searching the internet for pictures of cool Lego cakes for inspiration, I came to the conclusion that everyone was... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2012 at Cookies, Etc.
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Erin's grandfather's sister Mrs. Emelou Hamilton turned 85 today and her family had a party for all of her family and friends. Nancy, Emelou's daughter that I buy garage doors from, asked if we could make some "Queen of Diamonds" cookies to help celebrate her birthday. Mrs. Hamilton is an... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2012 at Cookies, Etc.
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The soon to be newest member of the Mallory family requested some special cookies as a way to invite her friends and family to be in her wedding party. Since we are all so excited for her to join the family, I was happy to oblige. You can see all... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2012 at Cookies, Etc.
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Friends of ours threw a Christmas party Friday night for all of their friends. Erin offered to provide a dessert for the party and made these spectacular Christmas Tree Cupcakes. They were so spectacular that no one wanted to eat them because they thought they were "Too Pretty to Eat!"... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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Back in May, I got the opportunity to make cakes for our good friends' wedding, Jamie and Michael. Erin was especially nervous, as I had never made cakes for an event as important as someone's wedding. Well everything turned out great and Michael and Jamie were thrilled with them. The... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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One of Erin's coworkers that we have made cakes for before (see Jungle Cake) son turned 2 today and he is really into Elmo now. His mom gave us a couple of pictures to go off of and I kind of combined two of them to turn out his cake.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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Once again it is time for the Razorbacks to play in Little Rock, which means tailgaiting at War Memorial Stadium and cookies!! Once again Erin wowed the crowd with her Razorback cookies. This go round included Razorbacks, helmets, and of course footballs. Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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Once again we got to make cookies and a cake for the daughter of our best friends. This year Sophie wanted a Mod Monkey birthday, so Erin and I went to work. The party was at a local pumpkin patch and the kids had a great time. Happy Birthday Sophie!! Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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Wow!!! Time flies. The whole reason we started making cakes turned 4 years old today. When Evan turned 2 we decided to take a shot at making the cake ourselves. We were fans of the show Ace of Cakes and we wanted Evan to have a special birthday cake. We... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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One of PJ's friends at the fire department that is an avid duck hunter asked him to create a cake that revolved around duck hunting. Having ordered several cakes from PJ, he was comfortable leaving the design up to PJ. The only request was no fondant. At first, PJ was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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A friend of a friend saw the Lightning McQueen cake on Facebook and by that evening had contacted PJ about making one for her grandson's 3rd birthday two weeks later. After learning some lessons on the first one, PJ feels the second one turned out much better. Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
Melissa, Send mean email to erinscookies@yahoo.com and I'll walk you through the icing!
Toggle Commented Sep 27, 2011 on Razorback Cookie Time!! at Cookies, Etc.
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A friend of a friend was having a birthday party for thier little boy and all he could talk about was Lightning McQueen from Disney's movie Cars. His parents wanted a cake that could feed up to 60 people and followed the Cars themed party. What better way to celebrate... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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It's everyone's favorite time of year again, time for Arkansas Razorback Football. As everyone is preparing for this weekend's tailgate parties, we fired up the Razorback cookie cutter. This year's cookies were a hit! Go HOGS!!!! Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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Michael and Jamie are avid runners. They routinely run several miles a day and they both competed in the Little Rock Marathon in the team run. The two of them each completed one-fouth of the marathon along with two other teammates. So naturally Michael wanted to suprise Jamie with a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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This week, PJ's Assistand Fire Chief had a little girl turning 3. After seeing the pictures of the first Minnie Mouse cake, they decided that they wanted the same cake, just updated with colors to match the Minnie Mouse plates they were using. After studying the plate, PJ was able... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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PJ and I were lucky enough to make the cake and cookies for Avery's second birthday. Avery's mom had the greatest ideas and all we had to do was bring those ideas to life! Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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Another Battalion Chief at the fire department had a daughter turning 21 and turned to PJ for the cake for the special day. His daughter had a picture of a cake she liked and so he asked PJ if he could make it for her. The picture does not show... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.
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A repeat customer!! PJ's Battalion Chief has two children, and this time it was his daughter that was having a birthday. After the Bakugan cake for his son, they asked him to make a Minnie Mouse cake for their daughter. Happy Birthday!!! Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2011 at Cookies, Etc.