Vanilla Butterfinger Cupcakes

The Story:          Last year I made a fabulous cupcake that is still one of my favorites, The Butterfinger Blizzard Cupcake.  But this time I wanted to make a lighter version and use a vanilla cake as a base.  And wow, this cupcake is to die for.  A hint of cinnamon in the cake, the [Read more…]

Hostess Cupcakes

The Story:          Wherever I go, I am “cupcake girl.”  So sometimes I show up at a relative’s house and I am informed that I will be making cupcakes for a family affair.  Do I have any tips, any scoops, even any cupcake pans?  Nope.  But I miraculously seem to make it work.  Chocolate Cake: [Read more…]

Banana Cinnamon Cupcakes with Nutella Centers

The Story:          Up until now, all of my photos have been taken on an itsy bitsy Canon PowerShot that is 10 years old.  But today marks the beginning of a much more legit camera.  The Canon Rebel T3i.  Do I have any clue how to use it yet? No.  So these aren’t the best [Read more…]

Raspberry Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

The Story:          Guess what is a staple in my diet.  No…not cupcakes.  But chocolate milk.  I have one just about everyday.  Well, now that we are approaching the winter months, I think I will be making the transition to the warmer alternative. Be sure to check out my latest version of the chocolate raspberry [Read more…]

Raspberry Neapolitan Cupcakes

The Story:          I had been wanting to make these cupcakes for a while, but I knew I would need an event to make them for because it makes 48.  So when my friend asked me if I would donate cupcakes to a charity event, I was more than happy to say yes.  I never [Read more…]

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