Sun-Bird Fried Rice and a winner

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I love love love me some rice. Really I do. I could probably find a way to fix it for ever meal. I love mixing all sorts of thing in it. But sometimes when I am a super slacker grocery shopper and have nothing it the house to mix with my rice, it’s nice to have the convenience of […]


This is Halloween revisited. I didn’t have time this year to create any fabulous Halloween treats, so I will share some from the past! I love this Halloween Graveyard Cake that I made for a friends sons Birthday, all of those little pumpkins, headstones and ghosts are made from Gumpaste. And my black and white […]

Rose Cake

To my wonderful husband, Please forgive me for putting roses all over your Birthday cake tonight (they were a sloppy afterthought).  I know men don’t “do roses”, but I am sure once you taste the delicious Chocolate Swiss Meringue Buttercream, all will be forgiven! Happy Birthday babe. I will love you forever and always, Leslie […]

Simple Birthday Cake

I hope you don’t mind another cake photo, but I just love love love cakes. I made this simple chocolate cake for my sister-in-laws birthday last weekend. I couldn’t just leave it a plain ole chocolate cake, so I made a green(her favorite color) flower from fondant and slapped it on the side. Instant chic […]

Dill Oyster Crackers


These are my all time favorite make at home crackers. My step Mom used to make them when I was a kid. They are soooooo full of flavor and VERY addicting. Though I have changed the recipe a bit over the years, I love them as much today as I did 20 years ago.  They […]

Mongolian Beef and $50 gift card giveaway

Ahhhh, another easy and quick dinner curtosey of Sun-Bird Asian Seasonings. Back to school is in full swing and I am about to pull out my hair. I can’t seem to find any balance. Working, blogging,’s just about to drown me. I think its kinda crazy that my 3rd grader has 2 hours of homework […]

Rustic Lovebird Wedding Cake

Isn’t it cute? This is my latest wedding cake that I created..a cute Rustic Lovebird wedding cake! I hope you enjoy! Here are some other cakes I have had fun making… Shabby Chic Birthday Cake and Cupcake Birthday HERE Soccer HERE Pink Skull and Crossbones HERE Sunflower Wedding HERE Sponge Bob […]

Jif Peanut Butter/Amazon Kindle Winner

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Congrats to ….. Vegas….please contact me with your mailing information within 72 business hours to claim your awesome prize.

Flatbread Naan White Pizza

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Pizza dough is for the birds. Don’t get me wrong, I make pizza all the time for my kids using fresh pizza dough,but it’s a pain, and all they want on the pizza is cheese. So they get plain ol boring cheese pizza with leftovers for their lunch. For the hubby and I, I make […]