“Frozen” Blue Velvet Cupcakes

In my last post, I wrote about my daughter’s Frozen themed birthday party. We made a beautiful Frozen snowflake cake with three layers of chocolate and vanilla cake inside. To go with the centerpiece, we also made these wonderful blue velvet cupcakes. The cupcake base is actually a Duncan Hines cake mix, but we gave […]

Moist & Fluffy Chocolate Cupcakes

Moist & Fluffy Chocolate Cupcakes Back in September, I made these cupcakes for my dad’s birthday. I found the recipe on the blog For the Love of Cooking, and decided to give it a shot. These cupcakes are the lightest homemade cupcakes I have made thus far. They are springy and fluffy, just like you would […]

Vanilla Cupcakes with Rich White Frosting

Vanilla Cupcakes with Rich White Frosting cooling on a wire rack a large bowl of creamy, dreamy frosting I frosted half of my cupcakes with canned chocolate frosting, my dad’s favorite. I have been waiting a long time to post this recipe, probably because I knew once I saw it I would be tempted to […]

My Daughter’s Hello Kitty Party

       It is hard for me to believe, but my baby girl turned two years old last week. We had a small Hello Kitty party for her, complete with cake, cupcakes, and brownies.     For the cake, I used a Hello Kitty molded cake pan, with a Betty Crocker yellow butter cake mix and aerated […]