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With Halloween just a day away, you may be in search of a few sweets and treats to impress your party guests. Try pastry chef Elisa Strauss’ creative and unique recipes. The author of “Confetti Cakes for Kids: Delightful Cookies, Cakes and Cupcakes from New York City's Famed Bakery” shares her delicious desserts, including lollipop cookies, vanilla sugar cookies and royal icing.



Lollipop cookies

"Confetti Cakes for Kids: Delightful Cookies, Cakes and Cupcakes from New York City's Famed Bakery" by Elisa Strauss and Christie Matheson





Vanilla sugar cookies

"Confetti Cakes for Kids: Delightful Cookies, Cakes and Cupcakes from New York City's Famed Bakery" by Elisa Strauss and Christie Matheson



Royal icing

"Confetti Cakes for Kids: Delightful Cookies, Cakes and Cupcakes from New York City's Famed Bakery" by Elisa Strauss and Christie Matheson