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Social Media Easter Contest!

Posted by Anna Hartog on

We’ve got an exciting social media Easter contest coming up! If you can guess how many nonpareils are in the jar at our Pop Up Shop in Orchard Park (4298 South Buffalo Street), you could win a 2.5 foot chocolate bunny, and a My Buffalo Shirt gift pack! Here’s how it works: • Stop by our shop in Orchard Park to check out our jar of nonpareils. • Share your guess of how many nonpareils are in there on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook using the hashtag #shirtsandsweets (If posting to Facebook, make sure your post is public so we can...

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great gifts for guys

Posted by Anna Hartog on

We have everything you need for Valentine's Day for the man in your life too!  Buffalo, NY shirts by My Buffalo Shirt Milk Chocolate Hockey Puck, with an Oreo Cookie Inside! Buffalo & Sports themed mugs, including Bills and Sabres chocolate chip cookie bouquets Etched Buffalo, NY Glassware Full line of Valentine's Day and Love cards from C Designs All gifts are available to be beautifully gift-wrapped in Valentine’s Day-themed wrapping paper.

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the perfect gifts for her

Posted by Anna Hartog on

When it comes to Valentine’s Day, we make it easy by being your one-stop shop for gifts. We have the perfect chocolates, gifts and cards for the woman in your life. Valentine's Day and Love cards by C Designs  Our handmade, ganache filled, gourmet truffles Chocolate suckers, flats and other delights Milk, dark and orange chocolate sponge candy in 1/4 lb, 1/2 lb and 1 lb packages Handmade Soy Candles from 1801 Handcrafted All gifts are available to be beautifully gift-wrapped in Valentine’s Day-themed wrapping paper.  

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Tips for Frosting your Christmas Cutout Cookies

Posted by Maggie Mulvaney on

Buttercream Decorator Frosting In my last blog, I shared my favorite cookie cutout recipe, this week, I’m sharing a versatile and easy to make frosting recipe, and tips if you would like to try piping. - Maggie   Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, softened 4-1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 5 to 6 tablespoons 2% milk Food coloring (preferably gels so they don’t change the consistency of your frosting)   Directions: 1. Mix all ingredients together until smooth 2. Separate and add desired colors            If you want to try piping, here are tricks to...

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Maggie's Cut Out Cookie Recipe

Posted by Maggie Mulvaney on

It’s holiday cookie season! I’m sure many of you will be making cut-out cookies this year with your family, and I wanted to share one of my favorite sugar cookie recipes that I use for cut-outs! -Maggie Ingredients:  2 3/4 cups Flour 1 teaspoon Baking Soda 1 cup Butter soft 1 Egg 1 teaspoon Vanilla 1 1/2 cups Sugar Directions:  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees. 2. Mix butter and sugar until well combined. 3. Mix in the egg, and vanilla. 4. Mix in the flour and baking soda. 5. Once mixed, place dough onto wax paper sprinkled with powdered...

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