Nothin’ But Net Basketball Cupcake Tutorial

Nothin' But Net basketball cupcake tutorial ~ Lynlee's

When my fam­ily and I were liv­ing in North­ern Cal­i­for­nia many years ago, we were huge fans of the local NBA bas­ket­ball team, the Sacra­mento Kings, watch­ing every game with­out fail. My mom was an espe­cially avid fan, which seemed a bit unlikely, as she grew up in China and Brazil and up to that point, had been… Read More »

Do You Want to Build a Snowman… or Two?!

Fondant Snowman Couple Tutorial ~ Lynlee's

It has been an incred­i­bly harsh Win­ter for many around the coun­try, though you wouldn’t know liv­ing here in Vegas, where it has actu­ally been unsea­son­ably warm! We have been under the impres­sion that the Ground­hog was incor­rect in his recent pre­dic­tion! Just this past week­end, my fam­ily and I stayed at a local hotel where we… Read More »

Fondant Lantern Tutorial for Chinese New Year Cupcakes!

Chinese New Year cupcakes lantern fondant tutorial ~ Lynlee's

So I’m pretty sure the biggest ques­tion on your mind these days with the approach of Lunar New Year is: Is this the year of the goat or the sheep?! I’m sorry to report that I don’t have a defin­i­tive answer for you. My friend Kris from kCre­ative also tried to resolve this conun­drum with her adorable… Read More »

Let’s All Go to the Lobby: Retro Movie Oscar Party Ideas

Retro Movie Concession Stand Ideas ~ Lynlee's

This post is spon­sored by Cost Plus World Mar­ket, but as always, all ideas and opin­ions are my own! When I first arrived to my first semes­ter of col­lege at UC Berke­ley, I had every inten­tion of major­ing in Inter­na­tional Busi­ness. As I brain­stormed some ideas for a fun, elec­tive course, I came across a list­ing for… Read More »

You Make My Heart Beat Valentine Fondant Topper Tutorial

Heart Skip a Beat fondant cupcake topper tutorial

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away… are you ready?! I’m cer­tainly not! My daugh­ter and I are still work­ing on her class­room Valen­tines for her fel­low stu­dents. Since she is not allowed to take home­made good­ies to school, we are com­ing up with another non-edible idea, sim­i­lar to the ex-STRAW-ordinary Valen­tines she gave out… Read More »

I’m Nuts and Bolts About You! Love Machine Fondant Tutorial

Love Machine fondant topper tutorial ~ Lynlee's

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away! Are you ready to show your loved ones just how much they mean to you?! When cre­at­ing Valen­tines, it’s hard to stay from super girly designs, as hearts and love themes in gen­eral are usu­ally a bit fem­i­nine, but I wanted to cre­ate some­thing that would be applic­a­ble… Read More »

It’s Groundhog Day! Predicting a Long, but Sweet Winter!

Groundhog Day push pop fondant tutorial

One of my dad’s absolute favorite movies is Ground­hog Day {you know, the one where Bill Mur­ray wakes up to the same day every morn­ing} and can watch it every time he encoun­ters it on tele­vi­sion… which is often! It’s a clas­sic that the whole fam loves to watch and that really intro­duced us to the… Read More »

Cutie Pie Fondant Cupcake Tutorial

Cherry Pie Fondant Cupcake Tutorial ~ Lynlee's

My dad always recounts that his father {my grand­fa­ther} used to claim that he liked two kinds of pie: hot and cold! I’ve gotta say that I’m a lit­tle more par­tic­u­lar about my pie, but I like all the usual sus­pects, espe­cially the sea­sonal and tra­di­tional pies, such as good ‘ole fash­ioned apple pie and the Fall… Read More »

Honey Bee Mine: Valentine Fondant Cupcake Tutorial

Lynlee's Vintage Valentine Fondant Cupcake Tutorials

A cou­ple of sea­sons ago, I released a pub­li­ca­tion, Lynlee’s Vin­tage Valen­tines, con­tain­ing the step-by-step instruc­tions to cre­ate four sweet Valen­tine fon­dant cup­cake top­pers. Since it con­tin­ues to be one of my most pop­u­lar tuto­ri­als, I thought it would be fun to share the direc­tions for the Honey Bee Mine fon­dant top­per for your Valen­tine cup­cakes this year!… Read More »

Lil’ Peanut Baby Shower Fondant Toppers

Do you have cute lit­tle nick­names for your chil­dren or those of your fam­ily and friends? My daughter’s started in utero when we didn’t yet know the gen­der and sim­ply called her Peanut! As she was born and grew older, her nick­names have changed and evolved into inex­plic­a­ble and short­ened ver­sions, but Peanut will always be… Read More »