Tag Archives: watercolor

Watercolor Wedding Dessert Table

Dear Friends, We had the extreme privilege to make a variety of pies, pastry, and cake with a watercolor theme for my best friend’s wedding at Washington & Lee University in Lexington, Virginia! Using the bride’s chosen color scheme of plum, … Continue reading

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October Birthdays – Creepy Caramel

Dear Friends, This month’s inspiration came primarily from BAKED Explorations by Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito (been out since 2008 but new to me) with their recipes for a caramel cake (Burnt Sugar Bundt) and caramel-filled brownies (Sweet & Salty). For the last … Continue reading

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French Birthday Mini Eclairs

Happy Summer to You! For a very special little girl’s 2nd birthday, we made mini éclairs with vanilla pastry cream, chocolate ganache glaze, with raspberry pick accents decorated with lots of pink watercolor, scalloped edges, and Eiffel tower icons. Ooh, … Continue reading

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February Birthdays – Raspberries and Watercolor

Dear Friends, We had a lot of fun putting the order together for this month! Using bright pink XOXO lettered paper from Paper Source as inspiration, we decided to make sugar cookie cut-outs to go with the chocolate cake we … Continue reading

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