LEMON CUPCAKES WITH FRESH BLUEBERRY BUTTERCREAM

These Lemon Cupcakes with Fresh Blueberry Buttercream are a MUST bake this Summer! I wrote a Summer Baking Bucket list waaaaay back in June and I’m finally starting to check some things off! What can I say…? With distractions like beach weekends, best friend reunions, birthday parties, ice cold beers and baseball games, it’s easy […]

Raspberry Filled Lemonade Cupcakes

Lemonade cupcakes with a hidden surprise! These sweet and tart lemon flavored cupcakes filled with raspberry jam. INGREDIENTS 1 1/4 cups cake flour* 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 3/4 cup Imperial Sugar Extra Fine Granulated Sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 teaspoon pure lemon extract Juice and […]

BOSTON CREAM PIE CUPCAKES

These Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes are to die for! A moist vanilla cupcake, pastry cream filling and beautiful chocolate ganache topping make this one tasty cupcake you will definitely want to sink your teeth into. So I guess today is the day that I will dispel the myth that I have always been an amazing […]

HERSHEY S’MORES CUPCAKES

Hershey’s S’mores Cupcakes – delicious chocolate cupcakes with a  graham cracker crust, filled with light and fluffy marshmallow filling and topped with milk chocolate ganache. If you have little kids, then you must know that the few days after a kid’s birthday party can be pretty difficult. Of course, since it is impossible that all […]

NO-BAKE STRAWBERRY LEMONADE CHEESECAKE BITES

The fresh taste of lemon and strawberry will remind you of your favorite summertime beverage. INGREDIENTS : Crust 1/3 cup graham cracker crumbs 2 tablespoons sugar 2 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter, melted Filling 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 teaspoons freshly grated lemon zest […]

BAILEYS CHEESECAKE COOKIE CUPS

CHOCOLATE COOKIE CUPS FILLED WITH A CHOCOLATE BAILEYS CHEESECAKE. THE PERFECT BITE-SIZED INDULGENCE! It’s no secret that we have our fair share of Baileys around at this time of year. Ok, really all year but more so around the holidays. It is the perfect addition to coffee or hot chocolate during these chilly winter months. […]

CHOCOLATE COVERED CANNOLI CUPCAKES

Cupcakes are the perfect food.  They have equal proportions of cake to icing (if made correctly) and come in a neat little package.  The best thing about cupcakes, is that they come in so many different varieties. Being that I am on a cannoli kick (see previous post “Cannoli Cups”), I decided to make a […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Stuffed Cupcakes

Yellow cupcakes with chocolate chip cookie dough in the middle and topped with brown sugar frosting! Today, we celebrate my Wesley. He is 3 years old! My husband commented that it should mean he wakes up today completely potty trained.   Ingredients: For the cookie dough balls: 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 […]

Cheesecake Cupcakes (Oreo) With Chocolate Ganache

The first time I made these delicious Oreo cheesecake cupcakes, I realized it was a bad, bad idea! The thing is that my husband, who by the way has a sweet tooth, went completely crazy about these cute cupcakes. I have to admit that even I’m not indifferent towards this heavenly treats. But to make […]