These ideas are so pretty (and delish) and would be lovely for any kind of celebration: a baby shower, bridal shower, wedding favours or even place markers as you could stamp your guests names on the cookie. Macarons in a box as a party favour – one word – divine.
So you want to bake up a patch of message cookies or French macarons yourself, you say?
For the message cookies, start with a simple sugar cookie recipe and then you will need these cookie cutters are sold through ebay and also here at http://www.williams-sonoma.com/products/1401132/. Simply stamp the word or phrase on your cookie, bake and decorate.
For French Macarons, you can ‘cheat’ and purchase them. Pssttt – check out M for Macaron at the Kingsland Farmers Market in Calgary for scrumptious ones. M for Macaron also offer classes where you can learn how to make these delectable cookies. Check out their website for more info on classes and custom ordering for your special event – http://www.mformacaron.com/