How to Make Cupcakes at Home

how to make cupcakes at home

You’ve probably seen flawless bakery creations all over social media. Perfect pastries with artwork-like decorations that almost look too good to eat. It’s not as tricky as some of those posts would have you believe. Creating the best cupcakes in your home kitchen is easy to do if you can follow directions. Cupcakes are cute, … Read more

July 4th Cupcakes

july 4th cupcakes with flags

The 4th of July was always a great day for my family and I. We would wake up early so we could get down to the beach with enough time to set up our picnic blanket, play some beach games like frisbee or just play with an inflatable ball. When the sun would get too … Read more

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

pumpkin muffin recipe

So here I am again. Back on the blog, because these pumpkin muffins deserve serious attention. These are the best pumpkin muffins I’ve ever made. These might even be the best muffins of any kind I’ve ever made. SO SOFT AND SO MOIST. So perfectly pumpkin-y, you can’t deny fall isn’t the best season ever. … Read more

Vanilla Coconut Cupcakes

vanilla coconut cupcakes

How many vanilla coconut cupcakes do I have? Two. That’s the number I got when I counted my cupcakes.   Yup, that’s right. These two little cupcakes were the entire batch. But sometimes that’s all you really need… emphasis on sometimes. It’s rare, but true. As much as I love to bake, batches that make 12, 24, 36 … Read more

Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes

double chocolate pumpkin cupcakes

Soooo. I know I just told you the other day how I’m over pumpkin, and it’s really not all that great to begin with, yady yady yada… 1. I may not quite be over pumpkin if it’s in the form of these cupcakes. But they hardly count, because like I also mentioned the other day, … Read more

Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes

chocolate raspberry cupcakes

Ok, I’m going to come right out and say it… I’m not a big fan of chocolate cake. I think it is because I’ve encountered too many chocolate mud cakes for birthday celebrations. Sometimes too much of a good thing can make you not like it anymore. I remember my mum used to make lemon … Read more

Chocolate and Beer Cupcake: Manly Cupcake for Father’s Day

father's day cupcakes

Cupcakes aren’t exactly masculine. Many guys think they’re only for tea parties and kids parties. This is fair enough as cupcakes are usually dainty and made to look pretty. My challenge here was to ‘man up’ a cupcake. There’ll be no pink frosting in beards here. This is a manly cupcake – it’s a beer cupcake! It’s … Read more

Chocolate Cupcake Bites

cupcake bites

Cupcakes are literally the best sweets to serve at a party. They are great because you can serve them both at an adult party and at a children’s party. The difference between these 2 is the design you put on the cupcakes. While you can throw any nice character on the children’s cupcakes, you must … Read more