Cupcakes

Pistachio Raspberry Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

You know those days when you’re feeling really creative? Maybe you’re inspired to draw or paint or take photographs – whatever your artistic talent may be. For me, that’s baking. And today’s uniquely flavored treat came from a stroke of *brilliant* (if I do say so myself) cupcake creativity. I had some leftover plain vanilla…… Continue reading Pistachio Raspberry Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

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Peanut Butter-Filled Chocolate Cupcakes

Buckle up, you guys. I have something today that’s guaranteed to make your Monday a little less Monday-ish. Peanut Butter-Filled Chocolate Cupcakes. That’s right. These babies are dense, moist, and oh-so chocolatey, and are sandwiched with a layer of peanut butter at the base of the cupcake, and another layer of peanut butter frosting magic…… Continue reading Peanut Butter-Filled Chocolate Cupcakes

Cakes · Cupcakes

Chocolate Raspberry Cream Trifles

Happy New Year! Just in time for 2015, I have a delicious new recipe to share with you… Chocolate Raspberry Cream Trifles, or, otherwise known as heaven in a glass! You wouldn’t believe how easy it is to make and assemble these babies! Although there is some double boiler action involved, the bit of effort…… Continue reading Chocolate Raspberry Cream Trifles

Cupcakes · Muffins

Gingerbread Glazed Donut Muffins

“The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear,” according to Buddy the Elf. However, I’ve found that baking and sharing festive sweets is the real best way to spread holiday magic! And just in time for the beginning of December, and the start of the holiday season, I have a Christmas-y…… Continue reading Gingerbread Glazed Donut Muffins

Cupcakes · Pies

Thanksgiving Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

With the last few strains of “The Monster Mash” finally leaving the radio, it’s official. October, and all of the hectic hubbub of Halloween, is finally coming to a close. Although I am definitely a fan of October and of the excitement Halloween brings, with all of the crazy busyness at school with essays, tests, and…… Continue reading Thanksgiving Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

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Cinnamon Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

The three C’s. Carrot Cake Cupcakes. Well, actually 6 if you count the Cinnamon and the Cream Cheese, but who’s counting? 😉 These babies are amazing! You’ll love them. Why? They’re quicker and easier to make than a whole carrot cake, but they still have the traditional light, springy flavor that everyone loves! I mentioned this before in my full-size…… Continue reading Cinnamon Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

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Vanilla French Toast Cupcakes with Maple Cinnamon Buttercream Frosting

Let’s all just take a moment for French toast. Ever since I was little, I remember my mom making me and my sister French toast on the weekends. She used challah bread, vanilla, cinnamon, and a mountain of fresh, warm berries and grilled bananas on top. It was absolutely amazing. If you aren’t making your French toast with…… Continue reading Vanilla French Toast Cupcakes with Maple Cinnamon Buttercream Frosting

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Chocolate Cupcakes & Strawberry Espresso Frosting

My mom absolutely loved these cupcakes – they were one of her Mother’s Day presents from me! My mother (like anyone in their right mind) is a huge chocolate fan. We have to hide the chocolate covered almonds so she doesn’t eat them all in one sitting! She also loves any type of fresh fruit,…… Continue reading Chocolate Cupcakes & Strawberry Espresso Frosting