Sprinkles from Anne

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

Vintage Bathing Beauties - a tribute to my mom

July 1, 2019

Last summer, Melanie at Killer Zebras invited me to participate in her annual calendar project that benefits a charity - A New Dawn. She let us pick our month and I was so grateful July was available.  July is special to me because July 1st is my mom's birthday. I...

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WE ARE OPEN - Our NEW [online] Shop

June 17, 2019

Have you heard? WE MOVED... just our physical location. You can still find our shop at www.flourboxbakery.com! We are settled in after our big move and the shop is back online and we are shipping orders! Why did we move?? After 7 years in our 'two-car bakery', Flour Box was bursting...

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We're Moving! (the next big step in our Cookie Adventure)

May 31, 2019

After 7 years in our 'two-car bakery', Flour Box is bursting at the seams and so we are taking the next big step in our cookie adventure! WE ARE MOVING! On June 12th, we are moving both family and business to Centre Hall, PA (about 15 minutes from our current...

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How to Decorate FIVE Wedding Cookies

May 23, 2019

  A few weeks ago my husband and I went to wedding in Long Island, NY. If anyone knows how to throw a great wedding party, it's a Long Islander!  We had a blast getting dressed up, eating amazing food, and dancing the night away!  (here we are dressed up...

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How to Decorate Alice in Wonderland Cookies

May 11, 2019

I have wanted to make Alice in Wonderland cookies my entire life!!! Finally, I had a very special request from my friend Nanci at Sugar & Stilettos for her annual fundraiser that benefits the food bank in LA.  This was a quick turnaround, so I don't have videos and a...

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How to Decorate THREE Fancy Cross Cookies

May 7, 2019

This Fancy Cross Cookie Cutter is so beautiful, that I've created another tutorial to show you how to make THREE different designs perfect for a Baptism, Baby Dedication, or First Holy Communion.  I love this cross cutter. I had the honor of designing it with the amazing Ann Clark Cookie...

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How to Decorate a Mermaid Cookie

April 11, 2019

Is it mermaid season yet? Maybe mermaids are popular all year long! In any case, this mermaid is great for any under the sea celebration.   I love this cutter from Ann Clark. This mermaid has a such a serene, floating look to her. A little different than some of...

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How to Decorate Unicorn Birthday Cookies

April 2, 2019

You know it's going to happen. You're going to get an opportunity to make adorable Unicorn Party cookies for a precious little girl's birthday. Here's everything you need to know to make that little girl's eyes sparkle! Check out the in-depth YouTube video tutorial and then see below for hints...

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How to Decorate Happy Easter Bunny Cookies

March 7, 2019

GETTING STARTED I love decorating EASTER cookies!! And this year, I had the pleasure of DESIGNING my own Easter cookie cutter with Ann Clark Cookie Cutters - a cute bunny face! So, I've created this amazing tutorial to teach you how to make this cute cookie set. And...you can recreate...

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How to Make Easter Cross Cookies

March 4, 2019

Let’s kick off the Easter decorating season with a beautiful cross proclaiming He Is Risen!   Airbrushing with the scribble rose stencil in two tones creates an impressive, painted look without the stress. Also, mixing airbrush colors can create new and interesting shades! This cutter would also be great for...

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Making Hot Air Balloon Cookies

February 22, 2019

Guys, the wet-on-wet icing technique is MAGICAL (and deceptively easy). See how it elevates these balloon to the WOW-zone! Wondering about the 200K? I made these balloons for my friends at Bluprint to celebrate that they reached 200,000 followers on Instagram! But that pennant banner could be personalized in many different...

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BEST 9 YouTube Cookie Videos!

February 14, 2019

WOOHOO!!! We are celebrating 200 cookie videos on the Flour Box YouTube Channel!! So I picked out my 9 favorite cookie designs to feature in this compilation video. HAPPY WATCHING!   Plus, check out the exclusive CUTTER SET - 9 cutters for $9.99 - to make each of these cookies!...

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How to Decorate We Go Together Valentine's Cookies

February 7, 2019

We Go Together Like ... cookies and stencils! No more tedious piping for creating amazing text on cookies! Check out this quick look at layering two stencils to make this We Go Together cokie. Stenciling makes fast, beautiful, and easy accent cookies to make cookie sets more complete!  Check out...

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Making Valentine Animal Cookies: Pig, Skunk, and Hedgehog

January 31, 2019

If you love puns, then animal cookies are perfect for Valentine’s Day! And just in time for the holiday, the new Sugarbelle Animal Shape Shifters Set just landed. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you the step-by-step of the Pig, Hedgehog, and the Skunk. Take a look! Check out...

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How to Decorate Happy Love Note Cookies

January 15, 2019

  So let's kick off 2019 with a super adorable Happy Love Note (#happylovenote) Cookie Set. Last week, Topher and I were cleaning out our storage room and we came across a box labeled 'Love Notes from Anne'. So many sweet thoughts from when we were dating and early in our marriage....

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