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

Breaking Bad Cupcakes

Breaking Bad Cupcakes

I know I am not the only one taking a deep breath and getting ready to watch the next to the last episode of Breaking Bad tonight.   My brother and his wife are in town, and they happen to both be Breaking Bad fans AND high school science teachers (no, really, they both are!).    I click to read more

Chocolate Raspberry Brownie Cupcakes

Raspberry Brownies

It seems like kids everywhere are settled back into school and we are all getting back into the swing of the school routines.   With so many schools always struggling for funding, back to school also means back to school fundraisers for many of us.   If you have  bake sale coming up and are looking for click to read more

Dark Chocolate Banana Cupcakes

Dark Chocolate Banana Cupcakes by JavaCupcake

I have a delicious cupcake recipe for you today from one of my favorite bloggers, Betsy at JavaCupcake.   Dark Chocolate Banana Cupcakes anyone?   Oh my word, how good do these look? Betsy makes a variety of amazing cupcakes as well as a variety of other insanely delicious sweets and treats.     She’s an Army wife who click to read more