Pink Velvet Cupcakes

Pink Velvet Cupcakes

Yes, pink, not red.  Pink is a softer color, a more girly color.  A lighter, more summery color.  It sort of reminds me of pink lemonade.  This recipe from Baked Perfection would also be perfect for a baby shower or small wedding.  Then again, pink is perfect just because. Pink Velvet Cupcakes recipe makes 24 cupcakes […]

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Cream Cheese Swirled Brownie Cupcakes

Cream Cheese Swirled Brownie Cupcakes

I suppose these are really brownies that happen to be baked in a muffin tin using cupcake wrapper.  But I’m ok with calling them cupcakes because, well, I CAN.  Anyway, chocolate and cream cheese are always good together and this recipe from Food Recipes Miracles is super easy and will be a hit with the kids […]

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Buttermilk Chocolate Chip Crumb Cupcakes

Buttermilk Chocolate Chip Crumb Cupcakes

Believe it or not, there are some folks who don’t care for frosting.  Shocking, isn’t it?  I know these people exist because I have met them.  On the outside, I try not to shame them for not liking the best part of a cupcake because, you know, it takes all kinds to make the world go […]

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Sweet & Salty Cupcakes

Sweet & Salty Cupcakes

I’m not exactly sure why sweet and salty things just seem to go together.  There is probably a scientific explanation but it doesn’t really matter, does it?  Heavens Meals combines the two by using crushed potato chips and milk chocolate.  If you have never tried a chocolate covered potato chip, well, you are missing out and […]

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Blueberries and Cream Cupcakes

Blueberries and Cream Cupcakes

Fresh blueberries are such a treat but they are an even bigger treat when baked into, say, a cupcake.  Now you might think these are sort of like muffins, but once you top them with cream cheese frosting then they are cupcakes.  Period.  You can thank Sally’s Baking Addiction for these rich, delicious and oh so very […]

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Homemade Reeses Peanut Butter Cups

Shhh….these technically aren’t “cupcakes” so I’m cheating a bit.  But…but…I happen to love peanut butter cups and The Comfort of Cooking had this awesome recipe to make some from scratch so I had to share.  But really, you make them in a cupcake tin using cupcake wrappers so technically speaking they are almost cupcakes.  It doesn’t really […]

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Strawberry Margarita Cupcakes

Strawberry Margarita Cupcakes

It’s summer so it’s hot pretty much everywhere.  Doesn’t the thought of sipping a margarita under a beach umbrella sound good right about now?  Thought so.  That’s why these cupcakes from Real Housemoms will really hit the spot.  Oh, and dare I mention the tequila laced cream cheese frosting?  Perfect for a summer party or, well, […]

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Oatmeal Cream Pie Cupcakes

Oatmeal Cream Pie Cupcakes

I just recently became a fan of oatmeal raisin cookies and now I think I might become a fan of oatmeal cream pies.   Lots of sugar and spice in this recipe from Beyond Frosting.  Any frosting made with marshmallow fluff AND sugar AND cinnamon has to be pretty awesome.  You’ll be licking the bowl […]

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Strawberries and Cream Cupcakes

Strawberries and Cream Cupcakes (Gluten Free)

What a wonderful recipe for folks eating a gluten free diet – a delicious cupcake made with fresh strawberries, topped with a creamy, not too sweet frosting.   Even though this recipe is from Simply Gluten-Free, I’m betting everyone will enjoy them! Strawberries and Cream Cupcake (Gluten Free) Ingredients 2 cups strawberries, hulled – use divided […]

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Marbled Peanut Butter and Chocolate Cupcakes

What happens when you mix chocolate cake, peanut butter cake and melted Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups?   If you want to find out, you’ll have to bake these cupcakes from A Cookie Named Desire because I doubt I could tell you how incredibly rich and delicious they are.  There just are not enough words to describe […]

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