Chinese Koi Fish Cookies

More Chinese cookies! I’m not sure but is probably the color combination that attract me to Chinese symbols and today I will show you how I make these staple of Chinese culture the Koi fish that represent Harmony and Happiness and is tied to the Ying Yang symbol.

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Scarecrow Thanksgiving cookies

Scarecrow Wreath

Scarecrow Wreath

More fall cookies – Scarecrows and fall wreaths!!

For the big scarecrows I use a witch face cookie cutter from a Wilton Halloween set and for the wreath cookies I use a Christmas Wreath cutter and the same technique that I use for my 3-D fall Tree cookie last year. Actually this set is also from last year cookies.

As you can see in the next picture I also use mini cutters in combination with the Christmas Wreath, I use a mini skull cutter upside down for the scarecrow.

 

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3D Autum Tree cookie tutorial – Guia de como hacer un galleta Arbol de otoño en 3D

Fall finally found south Texas !! I live in San Antonio and until last week we were still wearing our summer clothes. Halloween was over and Thanksgiving was around the corner but I wasn’t in the holidays mood at all. Then suddenly cold weather kick in and now . . . Fall tree-m5cake 1

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Luau cupcakes – Bollitos Hawaianos/Playeros

School is over . . . well at least for my oldest son, I can’t believe he finished his first year at preschool. For the graduation’s party they had a Luau theme and this is what I came up with for my loved Turtles’ Class . . . I missing you already. La escuela termino . . . bueno al menos para mi hijo mayor, no puedo creer que ya termino su primer año en pre-escolar. El tema para su fiesta de graduacion fue Hawaiano y esto es lo que les prepare a mi querido grupo de Tortugas . . . ya los extraño.

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How to make gum paste flip flops – Como hacer sandalias/huarachitos de pasta de azucar

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This tutorial with pictures will guide you on how to make gum paste sandals (flip flops) , I use them as a cupcake toppers for a Luau party but the possibilities are endless.  .  . Esta guia con fotografias tue mostrara como hacer sandalias de pasta de azucar. Yo las use para adornar unos bollitos para una fiesta Hawaiana pero las posibilidades son ilimitadas . . .

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How to make gum paste fantasy Hibiscus – Como hacer flores tropicales de pasta de azucar

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This tutorial with pictures will guide you on how to make fantasy hibiscus flower, I use them as cupcake toppers for a Luau party but the possibilities are endless.  .  . Este articulo con fotografias los guiara en como hacer flores tropicales de fantasia, yo las use como adorno en unos bollitos para una fiesta Hawaiana pero las posiblididades no tienen fin . . .

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