Patriotic Swirl Cupcakes – Two Toned Icing

I've decided to call these cupcakes Patriotic Swirl Cupcakes instead of "______ Of July Cupcakes". Yea - I'm avoiding that holiday right now and pretending it's not really just two weeks out. It's not that I don't enjoy the "______ Of July", in fact I love it! We're just now completing our first full week of summer break and I can not express how much I've really enjoyed it. It's amazing what ... [ read more... ]

Pink Lemonade Cupcakes

While I was planning my baking agenda this week (that's totally normal right?) it occurred to me I can't remember the last time I made cupcakes. Sure enough when I checked here to confirm it's been over a month since I made cupcakes! What?! How could this be - this had to change and fast. Sure we've been consumed with fun things like Ice Cream and Macarons but cupcakes and me we're like peanut ... [ read more... ]

A+ Teacher Cupcakes With FREE Printable!

As promised I'm back with another dose of apple cuteness for teacher appreciation week! I have to admit, I'm still kind of in love with these A+ Teacher Apple Cookies but then again I really love cookies especially when they smile while I eat them - makes me feel a little less guilty. But teacher's appreciation is a whole week so were going to be needing more then just cookies right? Or maybe you ... [ read more... ]

Banana Split Cupcakes For BHG!

Guess what! I've teamed up with BHG for yet another fun and easy cupcake tutorial, banana split cupcakes of course! They really are so simple and are perfect to kick off any birthday bash for any age! Start with a simple cupcake, add a few scoops of icing, and finish off with your favorite toppings. I mean come on three flavors of icing and chocolate on a cupcake...you just can't top that! What ... [ read more... ]

Garden-Theme Cupcakes for BHG!

Outside of the kitchen, I've never been much of a gardener. In fact I'm not sure I've successfully grown anything like, ever. Unless we're talking weeds and kiddos which I've done quiet well. But that doesn't stop me from planting little vegetables of my own in the kitchen, and so can you! I've teamed up with Better Homes and Gardens to bring you an easy Garden-Theme Cupcake tutorial that you're ... [ read more... ]

Lemon Pudding Cupcakes

You know what I love about blogging? Well besides like everything of course. I love that it constantly pushes me to stretch my abilities, creativity, flavor palate...you get the point. Can you believe that I use to think I didn't like lemon treats? I know, I know, who doesn't like lemon? It's like saying you don't like sunshine and that's simply just not normal. As I've told you guys many times ... [ read more... ]

Basic {yet delicious} White Cupcakes

A simple, white, beautiful cupcake...pretty basic right, too easy? Eh, not so much at least for me. It seems like what should be the easiest of cupcakes has become my cupcake arch nemesis, if you will. But I must not be the only one, because I've been getting tons of requests for a basic white cupcake recipe. I promise, I hear you...I've been working on one for quiet some time, it just hasn't been ... [ read more... ]

Cupcake Cuties Cutters & Giveaway!

It's true! It's true! Today I'm sharing yet another one of my most treasured tools annnddddddd giving you guys a chance to win some of your own! Happy dance. Happy dance. The cutters I'm sharing today are from the insanely talented Autumn Carpenter's newest line of cupcake cutie cutters: perfect for fondant, gum paste, small cookies, and so on. As you guys probably know, cupcakes are hands down my ... [ read more... ]