Gotta start off with this little gem from Paper Pastries…
Aaaand these little gems, too, ‘cuz they’re adorable and I need to get it out of my system…
I like that one ‘cuz that’s where I am. :)
I realize V-Day’s, like, a second away, and you can’t exactly get them in time for the Day of Cuddles, but I just HAD to show you those – I hope you understand. They’re too precious for words. Okay, now we move to desserts… these you can still whip up in time!
Oooohhh yeeeaaahhh. That’s right. Bakerella is all over this holiday.
So, remember that paper straw post from not too long ago? Well, here’s something straw-related that I think I love even more than everything in that post, PUT TOGETHER.
Vintage Valentine Cookies, from Bakerella:
Looks like you can get the scalloped heart cookie cutter here, in case you want a crack at these you overachiever.
(Oh, and by the way, look what else you can get at Bake It Pretty (sorry, I got carried away over there like I so often do):
Top Sellers Category
Check out her frosting sheets. Fed through a Canon printer. Yeah, I did that yesterday, what’s new. I mean, WHAAAAAA???
You see, this is why I, this is why so many of us, follow Bakerella. Innovation is like a drug.
Puffy Sugar Cookies
- 4 cups flour
- 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 3/4 cup butter
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1 cup sour cream
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