Cynthia Lee Perez

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Wedding cupcakes! We  them!!

Wedding cupcakes! We them!!

Mini Minions

June 17, 2013<p>Despicable Me 2 is coming out soon (July 3, that is) and I made these mini Minions for the movie release. I was super excited to be …

Candy Corn

Cold Pasta Salad with Baby Artichokes. Here's the recipe:

Sunday Sweets: Here There Be MONSTERS

It has come to my attention that many people are afraid of monsters.<p>But why?<p>No, really.<p><i>Why?</i><p>Monsters aren't scary -- they're adorable! In fact, I …

FYI: You Should Definitely Start Wearing THESE If You Want Your Eyes to Look a Little Sexier

I know a lot of you aren't fans of extra-exaggerated false lower lashes, but I'm guessing that's because more often than not, they're presented in the form of OTT individual clusters that look obviously fake and Twiggy-like (as seen on Kerry Washington last year). But what if I showed you a strip …

Tie-Dye and Glitter Nail Tutorial from Star Blogger Chelsea King!

We already shared our Q&A with the extremely talented and accomplished nail art blogger Chelsea King. As promised, here's our second step-by-step …

Our Easiest Cupcakes

Bake up a batch of our easiest cupcakes for a nearly effortless treat.


Quick and Easy Pasta Recipes

A carbonara sauce is typically made with bacon, eggs, and Parmesan cheese. We've added a little half-and-half for a silky texture.

Italian Food

Quick Budget-Friendly Recipes

Your taste buds and wallet will achieve perfect harmony with our selection of quick meals, including stovetop mac and cheese, braised pork chops, meatballs, and roasted chicken tacos.

The Only Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

When it comes to pancakes, you don't want to mess around. Pancakes are great. They make breakfast a more exciting meal. They even make our weekends just a little more special. So if you churn out a subpar batch of pancakes, the day is definitely a little sadder. And you're meal significantly less …

7 Discipline Mistakes All Moms Make

When it comes to dealing with bad behavior, everyone screws up. We'll help you do it right.<p>I haven't been to the post office since "the incident." I was that wild-eyed woman with a screaming child, slowly working my way up the line as one customer after another let me go ahead. Turns out my …

24 Cool Science Experiments for Kids

In Personal Development-speak, we are always talking about goals, outcomes, success, desires and dreams. In other words, all the stuff we want to do, …

Weight Loss

Why isn't this an option everywhere?

how to frost a layer cake

Frosting a layer cake is one of those things you never think you need to know how to do until you happen to need to know how to do it. These moments …

Sunday Sweets: April Bridal Showers

Excuse me! Attention, everyone!<br>I'd like to make a toast to my best friend, the beautiful bride-to-be.<p>She may have kissed a lot of frogs in the past...<p>…

Cupcake Tower for a first birthday cupcake themed celebration! More photos at

Sebastian's special hobbit-hole birthday cake! Happy 5th Birthday Sebastian!

Here's a cake we created for a French themed tea party bridal this weekend. Congratulations to the soon to be bride! Photos and videos at

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 8 to 10 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>1 hour<p><b>Cook:</b><p>30 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>15 hours<p>An out-of-this-world recipe for buttermilk fried chicken, …

Snowflake Sugar Cookie Tree for the Etsy Blog

Sugar cookies are a Christmas tradition at my house. This year I've decided to show off our decorating skills by creating a cookie centerpiece! It's …

Eggnog Cake with Pink Marshmallow Frosting

This week has been filled with holiday songs, gift buying, gingerbread decorating, cake baking and advent calendaring. I'm trying to be fully present …

Bottoms Up! Irish Cream Hot Fudge Cupcakes

Whenever dessert can be interactive, that's a plus in my book. I love dishing up sweets that will make people feel special, and for me, that doesn't …

Chocolate Therapy Cake

Today I'm joining a talented group of ladies to help celebrate the fantastic flavors of Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream! This theme week is the brain child …

White Chocolate Espresso Cake