Six-Way Chewy Sugar Cookies

By Libbie Summers from Sweet and Vicious –baking with attitude, Rizzoli Photography by Chia Chong Santa got first dibs on the only sugar cookies I ever had growing up. I knew from the pictures I’d seen of Santa in books that he wore white gloves. Still, that didn’t help my germ phobias. Really, how clean... Read More »

Sugar Ornaments

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Production Assistant: Anthony Lunsmann Photography by Teresa Earnest Photography Sugar, like snow, is beautiful. I’ve made a sugar angel out of my weight in sugar, baked up more sugar cookies than I could ever remember and this holiday, I made sugar ornaments! Simple really, but stunning on the tree or... Read More »

Not Your Average Gingerbread Cookie

By Libbie Summers from Sweet and Vicious –baking with attitude, Rizzoli Photography by Chia Chong Cookie Cutter Template Design by Jennifer Muller Design A holiday cookie exchange conversation starter! Sure gingerbread boys and girls are cute and delicious, but how about giving your cookie a back story. What really happened to that gingerbread girl?... Read More »

DIY: Candy Cane Hula Hoop Holiday Tree

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Production Assistant: Anthony Lunsmann Photography by Teresa Earnest Photography On location at The Grant Hotel, available through Lucky Savannah Vacation Rentals Non-traditional spaces call for non-traditional holiday decorating! In this modern organic loft space a holiday party was scheduled. I wanted to play up the extra tall ceilings and exposed... Read More »

Movie Night Cookies

By Libbie Summers from Sweet and Vicious–baking with attitude, Rizzoli Photography by Chia Chong and Jade + Matthew Take Pictures I grew up eating from three food groups: chocolate, popcorn, and Coke. Movie night around the Patrick homestead involved my own bowl of heavily salted popcorn, half a Mr. Goodbar, and a small bottle... Read More »