Perfect Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe

{Recipe} Perfectly Chocolate Cupcakes

I love chocolate… So naturally, when I started experimenting with baking cupcakes from scratch (several years ago) I began a quest for the perfect chocolate cupcakes.  I worked through several dozen recipes and of course,...

Spring Cupcakes with Cookie Toppers

Spring Cupcakes with Cookie Toppers

  Last month, when I made some fun lollipop cookies as cupcake toppers for my daughter’s candy party I started thinking of all the other cute mini cookies I could make for cupcake toppers all year...

she's about to pop shower

{Parties} She’s about to POP! – Baby Shower

A couple months ago, a good friend (Amy) called to ask if I would help her with a baby shower she was hosting, for a mutual friend.  I quickly agreed, until I heard the shower date.  The baby shower...

Decorating Sugar Cookies with Royal Icing

Decorating Sugar Cookies with Royal Icing

At the end of 2009 I was thinking back to all the baking I’d done that year and trying to figure out about how many decorated sugar cookies I had made.  I came up...

Cute and Easy Ribbon Cupcake Toppers

Easter Ribbon Cupcake Toppers

  I love ribbon. I also love cupcakes… Put the two together and what do you have?  Ribbon cupcake toppers! I’ve made lots of variations of cupcake toppers over the years, mostly with paper...

New candy party photos…

New candy party photos…

For those of you who may have been wondering if in fact there were any people at Grace’s candy party (since there were none in the photos), I now have proof that there were!  An...