My family gathered in my hometown over the weekend for my niece's baptism. I made chocolate cookies the weekend prior, but when I spoke with my sister and she inquired, "You mean you're not bringing sugar cookies???"...well, I had to start mixing a batch of sugar cookies.
This is baby #15 in the lineup of grandchildren.
The halos were sprinkled with yellow sanding sugar:
The angels are holding baptismal candles
Here is the baptismal gown my mom sewed for the baptism. It is gorgeous!
The gown with the beaded detail:
I was trying to figure out what else would go with baptism. I stacked a tiered cake cookie on top of a square scallop edge cookie to create a very layered cookie with a cross emerging from the baptismal waters.
Baby & Mom:
One more cross in the sky: