Peeptastic Party Ideas

It's a Peep Palooza!  Check out my easy Easter Peep party desserts here!

Pretty Peep Cake

It's pretty. It's Peep. It's Petite.  Click here for a full tutorial.

Easter Bunny Cake

Candy-coated Bunny cake?  YES PLEASE!  Hop on over to check out how I made this cute Easter cake here.

April Fools' Day Food

Fun food for fooling your family & friends!  For easy treats to make and fake click here.

Easter Peep Pudding Cups

So easy to make, everybunny will want one!  For full tutorial, click here.

Bunny Grahams

Sweet bunny graham crackers that are hoppin' easy to make!  For full instructions, click here.

Pot of Gold Cupcakes

For lucky little treats that are magically delicious, check out my St. Patrick's Day treats here!

Academy Award Cookies

And the cookie goes to...


Sweet cookies for your Oscar Party!  For more easy treats click here.  For a tutorial on how to make these award winning cookies, click here!

Mardi Gras

For adorable Mardi Gras desserts, click here

Perfect Pair for Valentine's Day!

Love is SWEET!  Make these super cute perfect pair cookies using store-bought or homemade sugar cookies, candy and icing.  For complete step-by-step instructions, click here.

New Day Northwest Television Show Appearance

So excited to be on New Day Northwest again!  This time for my 12th Man Snack Stadium for the Superbowl.  Here's the video - enjoy!

12th Man Snack Stadium

When New Day Northwest asked me to build a Snack Stadium to celebrate the Seahawks going to the Super Bowl, I was IN!  I'll be appearing on New Day Northwest on Tuesday, Januarly 27!


For the entire Snack Stadium, click here.

Easy Football Cupcake Toppers

It's pretty impossible to find football cupcake toppers in Seattle for the Super Bowl!  So I made some out of almonds.  For a full tutorial, click here.  For more fun Super Bowl party ideas, click here.

You are the Macaroni to my Cheese, Valentine

You are the Macaroni to my Cheese - You are the Shake to my Bake - I've made over a dozen of these using STORE-BOUGHT COOKIES and candy.  So easy to make and you can find all of my directions for each one here!

Valentine's Day

Super cool (and cute) Valentine's day ideas - check them out here and here!  More coming soon so check back often!

Sweet stuff in store for 2014!

There's a lot to look forward to for Party Pinching in 2014!  I am currently writing a book about Sweet Treats for the Holidays and I am over the moon thrilled!  For more info, click here.

Happy New Year!

Be sure to check out my Black and White New Year's Party ideas along with my Glitter and Gold party ideas for the New Year!

A Sweet Partnership

I have partnered again with Lindt USA for the holidays and have created some super sweet treats.  Check out my post here for full tutorials for my polar bear truffles and more!

Cute Treats for Christmas!

So many cute treats!  Check out some adorable desserts here and don't forget to take a look at my two, count 'em TWO dessert tables full of fun festive ideas - my Sweet Dreams desserts and my 'Twas the Night Before Christmas desserts!  For a full tutorial on how to make this Sweet Sleeping Mouse, click here.

Sweet Ideas for Hanukkah!

Click here for some sweet treats for your Hanukkah celebration!

Dinky Dinner Desserts for Thanksgiving!

Teriffic treats for Thanksgiving!  Be sure to check out all of my fun Thanksgiving ideas your family will love!  I have TWO, count 'em TWO dessert tables full of tasty treats here and here. 


For a full step by step tutorial for the Teeny Tiny Turkey Table, click here and directions for the Itty Bitty Bountiful Buffet, click here.


AND I even have some tips for a budget friendly, but stunning Thanksgiving tablescape!

Frightfully cute treats for Halloween!

So many cute treats to share!  My new party - Frightfully Cute is up!  But don't forget to check out some of my equally adorable Halloween parties from past years like Candy Corn Party, Too Cute to Spook and No Tricks, Just Treats


To see how I made these super easy graveyard pudding cups, click here.

Fall Harvest

Say hello to Crow-eos.  Crow cookies made from Oreos.  For more fall inspired treats click here.

Popsicle Party!

When Popsicle asked me to be a Blogger Ambassador for 2013, I was beyond thrilled.  If you're a kid or kid at heart, Popsicles are a part of your life.  Frozen happiness on a stick.

We had a super "cool" Popsicle party!  So many fun, budget friendly ideas!  Click here to see the entire party!

Minion Jelly Beans

You've gotta make these - you're kids will think you're one in a minion.  For a full tutorial, click here.

New Day Northwest Television Show

So excited to be back on New Day Northwest!  We had a Garden Party and even had a visit from the Northwest's favorite Garden Guru, Ciscoe Morris!  Here is the video, enjoy!

Nutter Butter Campers

Anyone going camping this weekend?  These little cookies would be fun to take along or make at the campsite!  Fun for sleepovers too - for a full tutorial, click here.

Gingerbread Greenhouse

I had the best time making this gingerbread greenhouse.  AND it's entirely edible, even the candy glass windows on the greenhouse.  For a full list of ingredients, click here.

Pretty Oreos

Pretty Oreos that are so easy to make it's unbelievable.  For a full tutorial, click here.

Cupcaking around the Sound

I had the super sweet pleasure of guest blogging for King 5's Best of Western Washington Best Cupcake category.  To find out who I thought was numero uno and how I ate my weight in frosting alone click here.