November 5, 2014


Somehow the week got a little busy and there wasn’t time to plan out Trick or Treat night cookies (or really even make them)!  Instead of just scrapping the idea, I decided to see what I could get done in 24 hours!  The icing wasn’t quite dry when I put them on the plate and the pictures are pretty awful, BUT the boys were thrilled with them, so in hindsight it’s a huge win!  In fact, the boys may have liked these better than other cookies because I let them pick out all four cookie cutter shapes!

In an attempt to get ever faster, I'm trying to plan out my icing colors more carefully.  This time I started with only four icing colors:
  • Yellow
  • Orange
  • Black (turned into grey) – saved a bit for the letters
  • White (turned leftover into light/bright green for the details)
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My attempt at a picture before throwing not quite dry cookies on a plate . . . the Trick or Treaters were ringing the door bell as I gave up on this.

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Wednesday night – Boo @ the Zoo . . . horrible picture because it was dark outside BUT Tyler was out of town, so the fact that we made it there and had fun was another win for the week. 

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Thursday night . . . Downtown Kirkwood Trick or Treat . . . in some rain!!!!

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Friday night – and no there are no pictures.  We had a fabulous time trick or treating in the cold and hanging out with friends, but once I dropped/destroyed my iPhone, it was time to give up for the week.  Nothing was pretty, but it was all fun!

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