St Patrick’s Lucky Charms Cupcakes

I have lots of work coming up so I’m trying to get some baking in before that happens and also some seasonal treats before I don’t have time for anything! I made these for porch treats and they were gone pretty quickly. (Click here for more info on porch treats.) 1 batch vanilla cupcakes from … Continue reading

Valentine Strawberry Truffle Cupcakes

Made some Valentine cupcakes for porch treats, see this post for details on porch treats. I made 33 cupcakes and they were gone in 30 minutes. I think that’s a record. Valentine themed cupcake liners, I found some cute ones at Michaels a batch of vanilla cupcakes, I used this recipe here one bag Lindt … Continue reading

Christmas Light Cupcakes

Cute right? And pretty easy too. My friend Sondra asked if I would make some cupcakes for her granddaughter’s birthday and these are the ones she chose. Sondra said she thinks it reminded her of “Stranger Things”! 1 box cupcake mix plus ingredients to make cupcakes (I did a batch of chocolate cupcakes and a … Continue reading

Octopus and Shark Cupcakes

I had some fun yesterday making these octopus cupcakes, and also some shark cupcakes.  Gotta find some fun in this quarantine life. I made 3 dozen chocolate cupcakes from this recipe here and some buttercream icing from this recipe here which I colored blue to look like the ocean. The octopus are easy to make, … Continue reading

Giant Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes

The leaders of the women’s group at my church (which is called the Relief Society) organized an online cupcake contest where anyone who wanted to participate could submit a photo of a cupcake creation. This was my contribution.  I didn’t win but my entry earned the title of “coolest”!  It was a fun way to … Continue reading

Chocolate Cake Mix Cupcakes

Made some cupcakes yesterday for a couple of birthdays. The ones with the gumballs were for my friend Reed who was celebrating his 10th birthday. These with the Kit Kats were for my friend Rebecca. I saved one to sample and it was delicious! cupcakes 1 box chocolate cake mix 1 cup sugar 2/3 cup … Continue reading

Butterbeer Cupcakes

I made my friend Tami these Butterbeer Cupcakes for her birthday.  I’ve only had butterbeer at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood one time and it was divine!  These cupcakes were really good and were similar to what I remember the butterbeer tasting like.  Might have to try some other recipes … Continue reading

Peach Upside Down Mini Cakes

All hail summer produce!  Courtney and I went to the Provo Farmer’s Market and picked up some peaches while there along with a bunch of other yummy stuff so I decided to give this recipe a try.  Aren’t they adorable? 1/3 cup plus 1 tablespoon butter, softened 6 teaspoons brown sugar 3 peaches 1 1/2 … Continue reading