Saturday Spotlight: Top 10 Cookies

 

Hi, all! I'm back from my teaching trip and ready to kick into high gear on Saturday Spotlights again! I thank you all for your patience and understanding over the last two weeks as I worked through some big cookie commitments on this end. I think I've finally recuperated . . . just in time to tackle the next big thing . . .

Anyway, I'm sure this week's return to spotlighted cookies will be as welcome as a breath of fresh spring air (ideally redolent with lilacs and lily of the valley, two of my favorite spring flowers)! Each and every featured cookie is a gorgeous work of art, and many - including our lilac cover image by @Cookieland, a lily of the valley heart, and heart-shaped flower baskets - capture spring at its finest. We also have a some very talented newcomers to this Spotlight, so be sure to give those folks an extra nod.

Now, sit back, inhale and exhale deeply, relax, and enjoy! You'll find the last two week's wait well worth it, I believe.

#1: Memories by the Sea by Dolce Flo
#1 - Memories by the Sea by Dolce Flo

#2: Doilies, Ruffles, and Roses by Teri Pringle Wood [EDITOR'S NOTE: Congrats again to our very prolific Teri; she's got two more honored cookies this week, which you'll see below.]#2 - Doilies, Ruffles, and Roses by Teri Pringle Wood

#3: Lily of the Valley by E. Kiszowara MOJE PIERNIKI#3 - Lily of the Valley by E. Kiszowara MOJE PIERNIKI

#4: With Love by Teri Pringle Wood#4 - With Love by Teri Pringle Wood

#5: Rose Tea Set Cookies by myui [EDITOR'S NOTE: Say hello to our first Spotlight newcomer, @myui. And please be sure to zoom in on this image - the handpainted flowers are really impressive!]
#5 - Rose Tea Set Cookies by myui

#6: Wisteria and Butterflies, A Honeycat Cookies Tutorial by Annelise (Le bois meslé) [EDITOR'S NOTE: Another newcomer to our Spotlights, @Annelise (Le bois meslé) did a spectacular job of recreating cookies from one of @Lucy (Honeycat Cookies)'s tutorials for our current Practice Bakes Perfect challenge. BTW, the challenge is open until May 27, and there's still plenty of time to enter! The prize is a $100 gift card to Country Kitchen SweetArt, courtesy of Autumn Carpenter.]#6 - Wisteria and Butterflies, A Honeycat Cookies Tutorial by Annelise (Le bois meslé)

#7: Wedding Heart by Vshlykova [EDITOR'S NOTE: @Vshlykova is another newcomer to our Spotlights! I just love these soft and elegant colors, don't you?!]
#7 - Wedding Heart by Vshlykova

#8: Combination Birthday and Engagement Order by Cookies Fantastique by Carol#8 - Combination Birthday and Engagement Order by Cookies Fantastique by Carol

#9: Lilac Cookies by Cookieland#9 - Lilac Cookies by Cookieland

And, for the last winning entry from Teri . . .

#10: Never Heartless by Teri Pringle Wood#10 - Never Heartless by Teri Pringle Wood

Congrats again to this week's honorees, and may everyone have a wonderful Mother's Day tomorrow. 'Til next week, live sweetly! 

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