Happy Haunting {Halloween}

Halloween Dessert Display This dessert display by Eye Candy Event Design was full of spooky treats, but the graveyard ghosts and gooey worms didn’t scare the little “monsters” at this Halloween party! Halloween Dessert Display Halloween Dessert Display All the “mummies” and their little “ghouls” loved the nutter butter mummies and cauldrons filled with cotton candy. Halloween Dessert Display Halloween Dessert Display No bones about it, the hand-dipped chocolate covered pretzels with bone sprinkles were a favorite among the guests.  Halloween Dessert Display Vanilla macaron cookies were plated next to the ghost graveyard, Peep ghosts made their final resting place in pudding cups embellished with pumpkin candies. Sparkly spiders hovered above in a tangle of spiderweb that draped over the display.  Halloween Dessert Display Halloween Dessert Display Cupcakes were wrapped in custom cupcake wrappers and supported a mini pennant banner attached to black and white chevron straws. Halloween Dessert Display Happy Haunting! 

{Credits: Desserts and styling by Eye Candy Event Design}

Sweet Oreo Treats

It’s National Oreo Cookie Day! These little black and white wonders are a classic, and not only are they amazing by themselves (or with a tall glass of milk), the Oreo cookie has been reinvented as the main ingredient in modern recipes time and time again. We’ve compiled a few of our favorite Oreo recipes including marshmallows, cupcakes, cheesecake, truffles and trifle desserts:

Sweet Oreo Treats

{Recipes & Credits Clockwise From Left: Classic Oreo Cookies, Marshmallows, Cupcakes, Cheesecake, Truffles, Trifle Dessert}

Valentine’s Day Desserts

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, what are you going to do for your sweetheart? We’ve always heard the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, so how about making one of these sweet dessert recipes for your Valentine? Valentines Day Desserts Try your hand at heart-shaped ice cream sandwiches, raspberry drizzled cupcakes or a classic strawberry shortcake. No time to bake? You can find pie pops and other goodies available for purchase at fine retailers like Williams Sonoma.

So go ahead, serve up something sweet this Valentine’s Day and tell your man to eat his heart out!

{Credits from top left: Martha Stewart, My Sweet Remedy, Remodelaholic, Williams Sonoma}

Nutty for Nutella

It’s National Nutella Day! If you’ve never tried this hazelnut spread, you are seriously missing out. It makes an amazing addition to pretty much anything, but we’ve compiled a few of our favorite Nutella inspired recipes for you to try: Nutella Nutella is commonly used as a spread or a dip, but adding it to any classic treat really takes things to a whole new level of sweet. Celebrate the day with us and try making these Nutella brownies, pudding, cupcakes or truffles!

{Credits: 1. Savory Sweet Life, 2. Food 52 3. The Novice Chef Blog, 4. My Baking Addiction}