Pumpkin Cupcakes With Cinnamon Sugar Frosting

Pumpkin Cupcake Recipe

It’s on.  Pumpkin baking that is.  While I actually do bake with pumpkin year round, I try to not go all pumpkin crazy here on the blog in May.   It’s just such a great ingredient!   Today I’ve got a simple spin on my favorite pumpkin cupcakes, these ones have a delicious cinnamon sugar cream cheese click to read more

Pumpkin Cupcakes

Pumpkin Cupcakes With A Delicious Caramel Cream Cheese Frosting

Despite the fact that it’s still crazy hot here in Phoenix, I am embracing fall, or at least fall baking.  I’m ready for pumpkin, apples, cinnamon, caramel, you name it, I’m ready to bake it!  I always feel like if I just start baking for fall, fall will come.  Fall is my favorite time of click to read more

No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes

No Bake Mini Cheesecakes

I have such a fun and easy recipe for you today – No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes!  Delicious, simple and perfect for summer. These are so quick to make, and they light and airy and taste delicious.   KRAFT is celebrating cheese this month with ‘For The Love Of Cheese’ and these mini cheesecakes feature one of my click to read more

Double Chocolate Cupcakes

Easy Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

Calling all chocolate lovers, these chocolate cupcakes are for you! I made these chocolate cupcakes this weekend for my mom’s birthday.  My mom is not a fan of anything vanilla, it’s all about chocolate for her.  I’m not sure where I get my intense love of vanilla from, as it certainly would not be from click to read more

Cinnamon Vanilla Bean Cupcakes

Vanilla Bean Cinnamon Cupcakes

I have a great cupcake recipe for you today, with a really fabulous flavor combo – cinnamon and vanilla bean, two of my favorites.  These cupcakes are a delicious and fun, yet very easy twist, on vanilla or yellow cupcakes. I wanted to come up with a few different cupcake flavors this week to make click to read more

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

Carrot Cake Cupcakes-3

One of my favorite Easter desserts is carrot cake.  Such a delicious moist cake, with great texture, a bit of spice and the real star of the show, the cream cheese frosting. Carrot cake is one of those cakes that seems to get tucked away with the Easter recipes, but really is a great year click to read more

Peanut Butter Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes

Peanut Butter Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes

I have some delicious cupcakes for you today that really don’t fall under the “less is more” way of thinking, Peanut Butter Caramel Chocolate Cupcakes.   Well, to be even more specific, these are actually Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Salted Caramel Truffle Cupcakes, but *that* might be a bit of a lengthy title, so we’ll click to read more

Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

Creative cupcake flavors are always fun, but sometimes you just need a simple, classic chocolate cupcake.   Or dark chocolate cupcake, as we always prefer dark chocolate in our treats. Simple, sweet – but not too sweet, and just perfect, the chocolate cupcake.  I love the brown tulip cupcake liners I used for these.  They are click to read more

St Patrick’s Day Cupcakes

St Patricks Day Cupcakes

How about some fun and easy St. Patrick’s Day Cupcakes?   Chocolate cupcakes with white chocolate mint frosting to be exact!   The frosting is all kinds of amazing and it is the star of the show. And that fun little glittery shamrock cupcake topper?  That’s simply a piece of green taffy, rolled out, cut with a click to read more

Valentine Cupcakes

Cupcakes For Valentine's Day

You know those little Conversation Heart candies that you always see around Valentine’s Day?   Did you know that you can have them personalized?  Made to say whatever you want?   You can!  And you can make super cute Valentine Cupcakes with them!  Necco, who makes the chit chatty little hearts, has a line of #tweethearts, personalized click to read more

German Chocolate Cake Cupcakes

German Chocolate Cake Cupcakes

Let’s talk German Chocolate Cake. It is not just any cake, German Chocolate Cake is my husband’s favorite cake.  And today happens be my husband’s birthday. German Chocolate Cake is the cake I brought him on his 21st birthday (note I didn’t say “made” – small technical detail), the day that is also known as click to read more