Did just a little baking this weekend. Margarita cupcakes with lime/tequila marshmallow buttercream frosting. Photos by the wonderful hubby, Sheldon Red Velvet with plain marshmallow buttercream frosting sprinkled with French dark chocolate. Sheldon was snapping away as I made these so here are a few more photos of the baking and frosting. Hope you had… Continue reading Just a Little Baking
I am so excited to welcome my very first guest blogger today. Margie is also a lover of cupcakes, a wonderful scrapbooker, takes awesome photographs, and shares some very interesting posts about her life in China. Today Margie is sharing some of her cupcake decorating ideas and tips with us. I hope you enjoy her… Continue reading Cupcake Decorating Ideas and Tips by Margie
Keeping with the cupcake theme for this weekend I used the print and cut feature on the Silhouette to cut these super cute cupcake toppers. I think these would be perfect of an Alice in Wonderland themed party. And don't forget to check out my blog tomorrow to read the post from my Guest Blogger… Continue reading Sunday Silhouettes
You all know by now that I love to make cupcakes so I was super excited when I found another blogger through one of Shimelle's classes who is just as obsessed with cupcakes as I am. I also think that we complement each other very well as I love trying new recipes for both cupcakes… Continue reading Guest Blogger Coming May 23
Maple Ginger Cupcakes with a Ginger Spice frosting. Photo by my wonderful husband Sheldon This is also a hint to what is coming up on my blog tomorrow so come back tomorrow for some exciting news.
These cupcakes are perfect for a sunny spring day...yes we finally got some sun here in Massachusetts. The cupcakes have a nice zesty flavor to them and the frosting is the prefect mix of lime and tequila. So an interesting tidbit to know, French cupcake liners are smaller than the American ones or at least… Continue reading Margarita Cupcakes and New Tool
Last night I was craving nachos but nothing on the menus of the restaurants close by appealed to me. I mean doesn't anyone just make basic nachos any more. So after looking through my pantry and fridge to see what I had I came up with this. I call them Vernell's impromptu nachos - potato… Continue reading All About Food
I have been planning to make these cupcakes for about three weeks now. The butter and eggs have been sitting in a bowl waiting for me to take them out and use them. Finally today I found the time to make these - Spiced Ginger Maple. I found these on Pinterest but the recipe is… Continue reading Did a Little Baking
My latest cupcakes and my first try at making Red Velvet. They taste damn good if I may say so myself. The cupcake wrappers were made with my Silhouette and the hearts are cut from fondant.