Have a Merry Elfin’ Christmas with this Fondant Tutorial!

Christmas elf fondant topper tutorial ~ Lynlee's

Elves are pop­u­lar in our house­hold, from one of our favorite hol­i­day movies “Elf” to our beloved Chip­munk, our Elf on the Shelf! My daugh­ter looks for­ward to Chipmunk’s return to our home all year long and has so much fun check­ing out his daily antics, rang­ing from sim­ple to more elab­o­rate set-ups. With a… Read More »

Guess WHOO’s Got an OWL-dorable Fondant Tutorial?!

We are in the midst of Fall, though it’s hard to tell with the cur­rent weather here in the US, as the major­ity of the coun­try is blan­keted in snow, while the West Coast tem­per­a­tures seem to be higher than usual! But regard­less of the present cli­mate, Thanks­giv­ing is a mere five days away and… Read More »

Gobble Up This Sweet Turkey Fondant Topper Tutorial!

Turkey fondant cupcake topper ~ Lynlee's

Thanks­giv­ing is com­ing up in just a lit­tle over two weeks {how is that pos­si­ble?!} and we’ll be pack­ing up to do our tra­di­tional travel to North­ern Cal­i­for­nia to spend the hol­i­day with our fam­ily. I remem­ber my daughter’s very first Thanks­giv­ing at seven months old, which inci­den­tally was also her very first plane ride.… Read More »

Argh-mazing Fondant Pirate Tutorial, Me Hearties!

Pirate topper tutorial ~ Lynlee's

Despite their nefar­i­ous behav­ior, there’s just some­thing about pirates that intrigues chil­dren and adult alike. After many vis­its to Dis­ney­land and count­less rides, my daughter’s favorite one still remains the Pirates of the Caribbean! Between the catchy theme song to the extremely suc­cess­ful movie fran­chise, these crazy buc­ca­neers some­how cap­ture the hearts of us all!… Read More »

Day of the Dead Fondant Cupcake Tutorial

Day of the Dead cupcake tutorial ~ Lynlee's

The Mex­i­can tra­di­tion of remem­ber­ing and hon­or­ing those who have been lost, referred to as the Day of the Dead or Dia de los Muer­tos, is tak­ing place in the next few days. A few weeks ago, I shared a dessert table I styled in honor of the release of the new ani­mated movie The… Read More »

Peek-a-BOO with this Halloween Ghost Cupcake Tutorial!

Peek-a-BOO ghost fondant cupcake tutorial ~ Lynlee's

Can you believe Hal­loween is a mere TWO weeks away?! While my daughter’s cos­tume is pretty much done, we still have a lot of hol­i­day prepa­ra­tions com­ing up, includ­ing this year’s Trunk or Treat event {did you check out last year’s Char­lie Brown theme?} and cup­cakes for her class­room cel­e­bra­tion. Her teacher usu­ally sends an… Read More »

Sweet Melody Musical Fondant Tutorials

Lynlee's Musical Fondant Topper Tutorials

Music is such an essen­tial part of people’s lives, don’t you agree?! Not a minute goes by where I don’t have a song in my head. I wake up every morn­ing with a melody play­ing, whether it’s a cur­rent pop­u­lar song I’ve been hear­ing on the radio or a mem­ory of one of my favorites or,… Read More »

Moo-ve Over for an Udder-ly Adorable Cow Tutorial

Fondant Cow Cupcake Tutorial ~ Lynlee's

When we lived in South­ern Cal­i­for­nia, we would always take car trips up north to visit our fam­i­lies, which meant an inevitable nose-pinching pass through the “stinky cows”, as my daugh­ter used to call them. And then we would joke that it smelled like Daddy!  ;)  Now that we live in the desert, we don’t… Read More »

Sweet Tooth Fairy Fondant Tutorial

Tooth Fairy Cupcake Topper

My daugh­ter, Anabelle, lost her first tooth a cou­ple of years ago when she was five and so began our rela­tion­ship with the mag­i­cal Tooth Fairy! There are a vari­ety of tra­di­tions that fam­i­lies fol­low for their tooth trans­ac­tions and it’s worth think­ing about early on so that items can be made/ordered that will make… Read More »

Head Back to School as the Teacher’s Pet!

School fondant toppers

Have your kid­dos headed back to school yet? My daugh­ter starts school on Mon­day and we just attended her school func­tion where she found out who her new teacher will be and who’s in her class! It’s always a nerve-wracking time in a kid’s life… won­der­ing what the teacher is going to be like and… Read More »