I'm trying my best to relish these last few days of November before Fall is (basically) over. Soon everything will be geared toward Christmas and winter. Don't get me wrong...I CAN NOT WAIT!!! For now, though, I'm still working with Autumnal flavors when I bake and this weekend I made something COMPLETELY different. Note:… Continue reading Brown Sugar Praline Cupcakes
As I was perusing Pinterest for cupcake inspiration this week, I found a pin from Better Homes and Gardens that featured a Mochacchino Cupcake with the cutest Pirouette cookie decoration. I love coffee (specifically Starbucks dark roast) and I thought this would be a great way to combine two of my favorite flavors (coffee and… Continue reading Starbucks DARK Roast Coffee Rum Cupcakes with Coffee Buttercream
It's almost time to elect our next President! This Tuesday, November 8, 2016 is Election Day here in the good 'ole USA! I'm not going to turn this post into a political platform; I just hope that everyone gets out there and takes the time to VOTE! In honor of Election Day, I created… Continue reading Election Day Cupcakes! Go Out and VOTE!!
Lately I’ve been obsessed with baking cupcakes and even more obsessed with finding different recipes and ideas for decorating them. I often troll Pinterest when I need some baking inspiration and the other day during one of my Pinterest crawls, I found this design by Two Sisters Crafting. I was immediately inspired and grabbed some… Continue reading Festive Autumn Cupcakes
This past weekend I wanted to create something for Halloween. I thought I’d use a standard white cake for the cupcake and buttercream icing to keep it simple. Also, white cake is easy to tint different colors and buttercream is as well. My primary goal was to make something colorful. Last year I made a… Continue reading Spooky Halloween Cupcakes
The Inspiration Are these owls not the cutest thing you’ve ever seen? I recently picked up a new cookbook called “Nerdy Nummies” by Rosanna Pansino. Rosanna is a YouTuber who focuses mostly and baking “nerdy” treats. Sofie and I found her channel when we were searching YouTube for baking videos. Rosanna’s cookbook is a sci-fi/video-gamer nerd’s… Continue reading Harry Potter Hedwig Inspired Cupcakes