Sprinkles from Anne

My blog is like sprinkles on a cookie: A little something extra!

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The Crafted Cookie, a NEW cookie decorating book!!

March 26, 2021

I have BIG news to share! I wrote a cookie decorating book titled, The Crafted Cookie! This project has been in the works for a year and I'm so excited to share that you can PREORDER the book now! It releases on May 25th! You can PREORDER your book anywhere, but...

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How to Decorate a Birdhouse and Flower Pot Cookie

March 16, 2021

I'm starting to hear the sounds of spring and I can't wait for the flowers to start to bloom! Designing these cookie cutters and making these spring cookies was so much fun! *If you're a member of the Flour Box Club, check out your club-only video to learn how I planned these designs and icing colors!

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A Month of Cookie Joy and Savings!

November 2, 2020

The statistics are saying holiday shoppers are shopping online and shopping early this year. That’s why we’re making Black Friday last the whole month of November! And a COOKIE JOY GIVEAWAY! For every order over $25, you will receive that week’s Mystery Apron Pin. We created these pins to help...

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New Online Class - Girls Night Out Cookies

May 12, 2020

On Tuesday, May 26th at 6:30 pm, Anne will be teaching a live, online class with Chibo (a division of GE Appliances)! Learn how to make 4 Girls Night Out cookies cookies: Shoe, Diamond, Purse, and Lipstick.
Chibo is cool because it is INTERACTIVE! The decorating is in REAL TIME! And you can watch and learn from ANYWHERE! 

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New Online Class - Cinco de Mayo cookies

April 16, 2020

On Saturday, May 2nd at 1pm, Anne will be teaching a live, online class with Chibo (a division of GE Appliances)! Learn how to make 4 Cinco de Mayo cookies: Pinata, Sombrero, Margarita Glass with Lime, and Cactus.

Chibo is cool because it is INTERACTIVE! The decorating is in REAL TIME! And you can watch and learn from ANYWHERE! 

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Bakers, What's Next? 7 Practical Tips to Add some Certainty to Your Life

March 18, 2020

I have gotten an email from every company I have purchased from since 2004 and they all say the same thing...'Here's how we are navigating these uncertain times.' Just that phase makes me feel uneasy and not reassured. I'm sure I'm not alone. So, when I read that stuff, I...

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New Online Class with Chibo - BEE COOKIES

February 18, 2020

On March 16th, Anne will be teaching a live, online class with Chibo (a division of GE Appliances)! Learn how to make 4 cookies from this set: the Cute Bee, Beehive, Dottie Daisy, and Honey Jar!

Chibo is cool because it is INTERACTIVE! The decorating is in REAL TIME! And you can watch and learn from ANYWHERE! 

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Willy Wonka Cookies

February 15, 2020

So are you a Gene Wilder or a Johnny Depp Willy Wonka fan? Me? I'm a little of both. I loved both movies and so making these cookies for my daughter's school play was a total blast!

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CookieCon or BUST!

February 11, 2020

The Flour Box team leaves for CookieCon in two weeks and we couldn't be more excited! We are literally going to take the Flour Box show on the road. Think fun cookie products, exciting cookie decorating demos, and meet members of our amazing team!!

Here's our staging area right now!! (organized chaos at it's best!)

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How to Make Valentine Paint-Your-Own Cookies

January 21, 2020

The most perfect Valentine cookie activity for kids has to be painting cookies. These are commonly called PYO cookies - stands for Paint-Your-Own.

Not only are these cookies super easy to make and fun for kids to paint, there is virtually no clean up at the end of the party. They are great for a sleepover activity, birthday parties, and classroom parties. 

Check out this in-depth cookie tutorial to learn what supplies you'll need, how to make these cookies, and tips for painting. 

 

 

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How to Freeze Cookies and Dough

January 13, 2020

When it comes to cookie decorating, one of the most under appreciated tools in your kitchen might be your freezer! Your freezer will be helpful throughout the decorating process, especially with a very large cookie order, a busy cookie holiday season, or even just balancing a cookie project with a busy life schedule.

Before we get started, I want to mention that sometimes people can be uncertain about freezing. It's not cheating. It's not a short-cut. It's a tool in your kitchen that can help you be more efficient. So be confident if you choose to freeze after reading this post.

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Black Friday 2019 Sneak Peak

November 25, 2019

We are so excited for the Black Friday weekend! Check out these deals that will be available starting at 6am (EST) on Friday, Nov 29th and will end at midnight on Monday Dec. 2. Limited quantities on all deals! Free Shipping on U.S. Orders over $25 We are running free shipping on...

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It's been a BIG YEAR of CHANGES for The Flour Box!!

November 7, 2019

No doubt, it's been a big year of changes for the The Flour Box. Here's the lowdown on what we've been up to in 2019... This video is a great overview, BUT, if you want the nitty gritty details, scroll down to read the full post! We moved the shop!  In June,...

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How to Decorate FIVE Thanksgiving Cookies

October 30, 2019

Gratitude is such a big part of my life and I think that is why I love Thanksgiving so much! I love the food, my family, and of course I love making Thanksgiving cookies! In today's tutorial, I'm going to show you how to make turkeys, pilgrims, pie slices, trees and leaves...

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