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Bird’s Party Magazine SPRING issue

Spring has sprung over at Bird’s Party Magazine. Meaning, her next awesome issue is out and it’s all about Spring and Easter party and celebration ideas. CLICK HERE to view the FREE MAGAZINE.  Pay particular attention to page 56, because that’s where you’ll find my veggie garden cookies. Feel free to share (nicely)! While my […]



simple cherry blossom marshmallow pops and candy

  Here in DC we take our cherry blossoms seriously. We have only a short window to jam ourselves into the crowds around the Tidal Basin to see the pink gorgeousness. Sadly, I miss them some years what with being busy and all. These photos are from a couple years ago when I took Maeve […]



spring treats roundup from the archives

Spring! That time of year where I have to clean out the closets and restock with lighter clothing. And also, I can go outside without my snowboots and hat worn low. You can find all my treats for this time of year up in the Seasonal button, but here are some of my favorites: Make […]



the thaw: winter-to-spring snowflake cookies

Even though I’m the curmudgeon that likes the quiet indoors that winter allows, I know the rest of you enjoy that moment of Spring’s arrival. And it does have its appeal, I will concede. Plus, I was really excited by this idea I had in the middle of the night (though less excited about waking […]



some cookie daisies for you today

Here’s a quick ray of sunshine for you. Breath of fresh air? Dash of salt? Whatever you need today. I made these to donate to a fundraising event for the Calvary Women’s shelter here in Washington DC. I have a friend who works to make the event a success for this amazing place. Learn more […]