New in the Shop: Printable Halloween Party Circles & Invitation Design!


Is it your turn to throw a Halloween Party? I recently added these halloween designs to my shop! I decided that I am going rebrand my printable "cupcake toppers" as "party circles" because you can really do so much with just the one file! The printable file includes the following designs: chandelier, pumpkin, monster & happy halloween! You can use these to make cupcake toppers, napkin rings, ... [ Read More ]

Sprinkles Cupcakes: Say What You Need to Say


I received an email today from Sprinkles (the original cupcake bakery) about their new Message Boxes! What a great idea! You can spell out whatever you want! They offer a wide variety of predetermined phrases for many occasions, or say what you need to say! Love this custom DIVA one...If my husband liked sweets, I think I would get him a box that would say K + D = T + K ;) Who would you order for ... [ Read More ]

Home. Bittersweet. Home.


Hello! Hope everyone had a great weekend!Can I share with you my bittersweet weekend? I know I don't get too personal on my blog, but today I'm letting it out. Maybe this will be therapeutic for me.Our home SOLD over the weekend.This is a great thing. Repeat, this is a great thing. Our life will be much easier when we get settled in something more manageable. This is what I've been wishing for ... [ Read More ]

Cupcake Monday: Lollipop Cupcakes!


It doesn't get any sweeter than this!With so many of my readers having lollipop parties and making lollipop invitations, I thought I'd share some lollipop cupcake ideas, easy...and yummy! {via hostess with the mostess}{via cupcakes take the cake}{via one charming blog}UPDATE: After seeing this post, Jen wrote in about these adorable pinkalicious lollipop cupcakes from her daughter's birthday ... [ Read More ]

On My Mind: Perfect Ice Cream Parlour


I can't stop thinking about this. When I first came across it, I thought for sure this was the handiwork of my beloved, Amy Atlas but this comes from Eat.Drink.Chic., (a new Amy to worship)! I don't have to say much, because the pictures speak for themselves.....You know me. Isn't this everything I live for? Pink, sweets, ice cream, fabulous fonts, fabulous design, free printable labels.......I ... [ Read More ]

Invitations: Little Ladybug Birthday!


I just designed these ladybug birthday invitations for little miss Chloe! Isn't she adorable?! Find them HERE in my shop!Printable ladybug cupcake toppers also available! {Photos courtesy of Vicki Lynn Photography} ... [ Read More ]

Sneak Peek: Baby Twins Have Arrived!


I spent my day today with Carter & Mackenzie.... well not really, just on paper! Their mommy is anxiously awaiting the okay to bring her newborn twins home! In the meantime, she is thinking ahead and had me design her announcements and thank you cards in advance! She knows she's going to be busy! I'm really excited about these because I matched them to the twins' nursery! Once the ... [ Read More ]

September Calendar ~ Ready to Print!


PRINTABLE September 2009 Calendar Can you believe it is September already?!As promised, here is your printable calendar for the month! My color inspiration for this calendar was taken from this adorable apron by BusyBizzyB!Thank you for the inspiration, Jaime! ... [ Read More ]

Cupcake Monday: Pretty please..with a Ferrero on top?


Seriously? My favorite candy on top of my favorite dessert?! I'd like one right now.Make that three right now. {image via couture cupcakes}{sent to me by one of my twitter friends} ... [ Read More ]

I {LOVE} Cake Stands!


Cake stands are one of my favorite things in the kitchen! Because I bake so much, I have about 7 in my collection! Most of mine are versatile, white or glass, but I would love to expand my collection to include more fun ones!I LOVE this fabulous collage that Jess at JP Creative put together....great finds!Which one is your favorite?!Want to know where to FIND them? Visit Jess's blog HERE! ... [ Read More ]

Lollipop Invitations by The TomKat Studio Featured on Sweet Designs by Amy Atlas!


Excuse me, as I go do leaps of joy around the house!SEE WHY I'M SO HAPPY.....HERE!I'll be back with more on Amy Atlas (aka My Hero) very soon!Here's a taste of her AMAZING work (see why she's my hero): ... [ Read More ]

Photography: Gorgeous Blonde Twins!


I love photography. I always have. I love it even more now.One of my best friends, Vicki is a local family photographer. In the last year, I have watched her skills develop and I am awe-struck with her latest session. These photo just make me swoon...the twins, the blonde curly hair, the dresses, jean jackets, boots, the setting.....I can't get over it so I had to share! The creativity of these ... [ Read More ]