About Jackie Alpers

Jackie Alpers

Jackie Alpers is an award-winning photographer who writes, cooks, and styles recipes in her sun-lit studio and documents food and travel adventures on location. She’s especially interested in the emotional, psychological, and spiritual relationship that people have with food and drink and loves the rituals surrounding them. Sprinkles! is her first cookbook. Alpers lives in Tucson, AZ. @jackiealpers

A scalloped round sugar cookie with a heart-shaped windowpane cutout hanging from a tree branch.

Windowpane Cookies

Wowsers! (We can’t really think of anything else to say about these stunning cookies, except they’re far easier to make than you’d expect.)

A popcorn cake with sprinkles M&Ms on top on a yellow plate.

Confetti Popcorn Cake

Sorta looks like a bunch of circus treats exploded, got smothered in marshmallows, and got magically turned into cake, eh?