Birthday Week Final Giveaway – Custom Invitations!

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I'm so excited about the number of entries I have received for my "Birthday Week" Giveaways! When I did my first (and only) giveaway a few months ago, I think I had about 12. For these giveaways, I now have well over 100! Yippee! Thanks for entering and reading my blog! One more giveaway from The TomKat Studio! This one is a set of 20 Custom Invitations or Announcements! Winner may select any of ... [ Read More ]

Cupcakes and The City :: Sweet Customers

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Wait until you devour these gorgeous pictures from one of my *sweetest* customers! I am loving these amazing photos from Aurelia's 1st cupcake birthday party in Chicago! Her mom, Donna found me on Etsy, and ordered a complete cupcake package to celebrate her daughter's big day! I always wanted to live in a big city, so seeing these amazing views from their balcony makes my day! Not to mention ... [ Read More ]

Birthday Week Giveaway #2 – TomKat Studio Cupcake Toppers!

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If you read this blog, you know that I am addicted to cupcakes and one of my favorite products is cupcake toppers! To celebrate my "Birthday Week" (a "week" is so much more fun than just a "day"), I am giving away some of my favorite items from my shop!Winner will receive a set of 12 custom cupcake toppers, with up to 3 designs/colors of their choice! Save them for your next birthday party, baby ... [ Read More ]

Life Isn't Always A Party…..

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One of my wonderful blog followers, Air sent me an email today. Here it is:Hi there Kim.........I was reading this sweet little girls story today and realized that she is in your part of the country. I wondered if you could read it over and be kind enough to maybe post something on your blog. I would like to do something for the family but have not decided what yet. So if you have any ideas please ... [ Read More ]

Life Isn’t Always A Party…..

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One of my wonderful blog followers, Air sent me an email today. Here it is:Hi there Kim.........I was reading this sweet little girls story today and realized that she is in your part of the country. I wondered if you could read it over and be kind enough to maybe post something on your blog. I would like to do something for the family but have not decided what yet. So if you have any ideas please ... [ Read More ]

Birthday Week Giveaway #1 – TomKat Studio Notecards!

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Hello party girls! I'm celebrating my birthday with you this week! My birthday is Saturday, 7/11 and I'm looking forward to a girl's night out for a bachelorette party! To thank you for reading my blog, I am going to be posting a few giveaways for TomKat Studio products!First up...a set of 10 personalized handmade notecards, featuring a variety of my favorite Amy Butler papers! Great for yourself ... [ Read More ]

TomKat Studio Frames: Worth The Wait…Hopefully!

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I've been bad. Really bad. I had several custom orders for frames from April, that I finally just completed. Luckily, my customers were patient. I think they will be happy with the results!During the process of making these frames (quite a few steps), I tell myself I'm not going to make them anymore. Too much work. But then, when I see the end result...I just can't help but want to make more! I've ... [ Read More ]

Baby Announcements: Paisley for Paisley!

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Little Miss Paisley needed a fitting announcement for her name! I was thrilled when I found this paisley font online, and couldn't wait to share the design with mom. Her mom, Erin in South Dakota (a loyal blog reader and BFF of a good friend of mine) requested pink & green, with paisley and polka dots! She was very pleased with the results! ... [ Read More ]

Inspired by TomKat: 4th of July Cupcakes!

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I get so excited when my readers find something on my blog that inspires them to make! My friend, Kim sent me this photo of her adorable daughter, along with the adorable 4th of July cupcakes she made, after seeing them HERE on my blog! (originally spotted on Inchmark)Great job, Kim!I hope everyone had a fabulous 4th!Have you made something you've seen on my blog? Send me photos, I'd love to see! ... [ Read More ]

Cupcake Monday: It’s Birthday Week!

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Well, my birthday that is! As you can tell, I love birthdays! (and of course, my own!) To celebrate, I'll be doing some fun GIVEAWAYS for my loyal readers! Stay tuned.....{adorable paper flower cupcake toppers from millalove} ... [ Read More ]

Happy 4th of July!

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I hope you have a fabulous 4th of July! This festive cupcake stand is brought to you by Martha (of course!) and you can find the instructions on how to make it right HERE! ... [ Read More ]

The TomKat Studio: My Fan Mail (giggle!)

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This post is going to sound a little self-righteous (is that the right word?), please forgive me. I hope you don't stop reading my blog after I confess this....I LOVE getting emails everyday from random people who tell me how great I am. Who wouldn't like that, right? I like to call it my "fan mail"! (giggle, giggle! :) I am honestly shocked with the amount of emails that I receive from my blog. I ... [ Read More ]