Monday, November 29, 2010

Early Christmas Gift


I got an "early" Christmas gift from my sister. She knew I love books. Amazingly, she got this on sale at a local bookstore at 80% off the original price! Can you believe that?! When I browsed the content, I saw that almost all of the cookies are decorated with fondant. I doubt if I could add this on my Christmas baking repertoire since I haven't worked with fondant before... I know it's just a matter of time before I test my hands on fondant, but still... it's sort of too advanced for me. I'd rather start with royal icing. I've been reading a lot about sugar cookies from blogs that I love, like Bake at 350 and Sweetopia, and I wanted to try the techniques I've learned from it. I love the design ideas from this book though, and it's always nice to have a reference instead of using just my imagination.

I'm so happy! Merry Christmas to me!  =)

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4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Hi Anna. This is amazing! I'm proud of you girl. I miss your cookies too.
Let me check what you have so I can order some for Christmas...



Mommy Genie

♥ Anna the Baker ♥ said...

Thanks Mommy Genie! =) Nice to hear from you again!

Chef Bee said...

What a nice gift. I loved visiting your blog today.

Plan B

♥ Anna the Baker ♥ said...

Thanks Chef Bee! I love your site too! =)

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