Sugar Bean Bakers

mom, wife, graphic designer, blogger, baker, funny, random, creative, forgetful, caring, easily annoyed, math challenged, Potterphile, Nerdfighter, & walking the ragged edge of geekiness. That's me.

{ Beauty & the Beast Party }

Today is the Girl's birthday! ...more

{ Harry Potter Roundup Post }

Hello, my lovelies!This year, instead of just watching, I am playing along in Raegun Rambling's awesome Harry Potter Weeks celebration!She has SO much fun planned from now until Harry's Birthday on the 31st. You have to check it out! She also has an amazing giveaways! ...more

{ Oh The Places You'll Go Party }

I'm finally sharing Bean's graduation party!I wish I could tell you that everything went off without a hitch and that I have beautiful photos to share with you, but that is not true.After having not rained for weeks, the weather report was for, you guessed it, rain.We went ahead and set up the tent and got things ready, but then, it started to rain. It was a few hours before the party though, so we thought it would be ok. Well, hubs was more convinced than I.One and a half hours before the party, I decided it would be best to move the location from our backyard to our church.A lot of scrambling to get things moved and set up took place in that amount of time ....more

{ Summer Berry Pie }

Hey there!So many things have happened in the last few weeks. Sorry I haven't been around, but to name a few: prom, graduation, anniversary, vacation, first day of college, etc, etc, etc. Now here we are, officially into the season of summer! ...more

{ Happy 95th Birthday! }

I'm a week late, but since today is Mother's Day, it seemed only fitting to post this today.There is no recipe here or instructional post. I just wanted to share this photo of the cake I made my grandmother last week for her 95th birthday! It's just a simple, swirly rosette cake ....more

{ Magic The Gathering Party }

This year Bean's party was a bit of a challenge for me. I've played exactly 1 game of Magic The Gathering ever, so I didn't have a lot to go on here. I've picked up a fair bit just by him talking to me about it ....more

{ Reese's Cake }

Today is my Bean's 18th birthday. As ridiculous as that sounds, it is, in fact, true.Last week I was reading the book Hyperbole and a Half ...more

{ Be Our Guest's The Grey Stuff }

"Ma chère mademoiselle. It is with deepest pride and greatest pleasure that we welcome you tonight. And now, we invite to relax, let us pull up a chair, as the dining room proudly presents.. ....more

{ Disney World Tips: New Fantastyland & Festival of Fantasy Parade }

It's been 6 months since my trip. Did you think I was all done blogging about it?I'm not. I'm not even sorry ;)Since I did a very detailed post of The Magic Kingdom in 2012, this will just hit the new things since my last visit ....more

Pot 'O Gold Cupcakes

Somehow, it's March.This year has flown by. I think it's because my boy is about to graduate and I really would prefer time to stand still.Time is stubborn though, and it won't listen to me at all. So, we march forward (see what I did there?).Now, here we are ....more