Author Archive | Pam

Apple Streusel Cupcakes

Apple Streusel Cupcakes

I have been starting to see fresh apples at the local farmers markets so it is time to start thinking about apple baked goodies for dessert.  Jessica in the Kitchen calls these muffins, but you know how I feel about that.  Just sayin’  The apples make these cupcakes nice and moist and the streusel topping has […]

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Sugar and Spice Cupcakes

Sugar and Spice Cupcakes

If you’re short on time (or patience), dressing up a box cake mix can give you the best of both worlds – a delicious cupcake with less fuss.  These cupcakes from My Baking Addiction are made from a yellow cake mix that is made moister by adding vanilla pudding mix and sour cream to the cake…and […]

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Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with White Chocolate Frosting

What makes these cupcakes special?  Is it the rich, dark chocolate cake?  Yes.  But the frosting is really something special.  When is the last time you used heavy whipping cream to make REAL whipped cream and then used that whipped cream to make frosting?  Oh yes, and Natasha’s Kitchen added cream cheese and white chocolate to […]

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Peanut Butter Caramel Pretzel Cookie Cups

Peanut Butter Caramel Pretzel Cookie Cups

I suppose these little gems from Lovely Little Kitchen are more of a cookie than a cupcake but they sort of LOOK like cupcakes and that counts.  Then again, the rules around here are pretty loose on what is considered a cupcake and what isn’t.  Pretty much anything made in a muffin tin with sugar in […]

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Tagalong Cupcakes

Tagalong Cupcakes

Be honest…do you still have Girl Scout cookies in the freezer?  Do you wish you did?  For whatever reason, those cookies are far too addicting.   I would guess you could make these cupcakes with any brand of Tagalong type cookies in case you don’t have any and you don’t want to wait for “cookie […]

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Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

It’s hard to believe summer is almost over.  Yes, it is!  The kids are already back to school here so fall must be around the corner.  Somewhere.  It’s time to start thinking about fall food or maybe thinking about fall food will make me feel cooler in these dog days of summer.  And pumpkin is […]

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Cream Cheese Filled Crumb Cupcakes

Cream Cheese Filled Crumb Cupcakes

Ok, confession time, these gems were originally called “muffins” by Lauren’s Latest.  Yes, muffins!  I decided anything with cream cheese in the middle and powdered sugar on top is worthy of being a cupcake.  So I renamed them…please don’t tell.  Now grab a cup of coffee or tea and have a cupcake with crumbs on […]

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Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cupcakes

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Cupcakes

I have said it before and will say it again – peanut butter and chocolate were just made to go together.  What was the world like before peanut butter cups were invented?  Wannabite adds Reese’s peanut butter morsels to these chocolate cupcakes which are then topped with peanut butter buttercream.  Everything is right with the world […]

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Black Forest Cheesecake Cupcakes

Black Forest Cheesecake Cupcakes

If you like chocolate covered cherries, then this recipe from Cooking Classy is for you!  The yumminess starts with an Oreo cookie crust topped with a deliciously decadent and creamy chocolate cheesecake with the proverbial cherry on top.  Everything you love about cheesecake and black forest cake in a cupcake. Black Forest Cheesecake Cupcakes Ingredients Crust […]

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Almond Maraschino Cupcakes

Almond Maraschino Cherry Cupcakes

One of my favorite things about an ice cream sundae is eating the maraschino cherry.  I have met some people who don’t like these cherries and, I have to admit, I find that a bit odd.  How can you not like a sugary because it’s candied fruit? These cupcakes from Your Cup of Cake are pretty […]

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Apple Pie Filled Cupcakes

Apple Pie Filled Cupcakes

Here’s a not too secret secret….it will soon be fall!  It is my favorite time of the year mainly because of the cooler temperatures but also because it is apple season.  I do so love fresh apples!  She Knows came up with this great recipe to make apple pie filling with fresh apples to “stuff” these […]

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Coconut Cupcakes with Lime Buttercream

Coconut Cupcakes with Lime Buttercream

If you are a fan of coconut, then these cupcakes from My Baking Addiction just might be for you!  The lime flavored buttercream frosting adds to the “island” feel and taste.  It’s summer, so why not beat the heat with the taste of the islands? Coconut Cupcakes with Lime Buttercream Makes 24 cupcakes Ingredients For the […]

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