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Patriotic Cupcakes

Patriotic Cupcakes!

Hard to believe it will be May – MAY! – this week.  Summer is almost here and that means Memorial Day and Fourth of July celebrations.  Recipe Girl came up with a fantastic idea for red white and […]

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Easter Chick Cupcakes

Easter Chick Cupcakes

How cute are these cupcakes?  A Pastry Affair  made both big and little chicks for a whole family of cuteness and cupcakes for adults and kids.  You will need regular size and miniature cupcakes of any flavor you […]

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Charoses Cupcakes for Passover

Charoses Cupcakes for Passover

These kosher cupcakes from Cupcake Project  are lemon flavored with baked in charoses.  The charoses flavored frosting does use milk so it would only be appropriate if serving with a dairy meal but the cupcake would be just […]

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Pistachio Cupcakes

Pistachio Cupcakes

Looking for something a little green for spring or St. Patrick’s Day?  These easy to make pistachio cupcakes from She Wears Many Hats are perfect for spring holidays or just because.  Bet the kids would love to “help” […]

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Irish Cream Ice Cream Cupcakes

Irish Cream Ice Cream Cupcakes

I know it’s still winter – and it has been an ugly winter in most parts of the US – but ice cream is yummy year round.  And what better way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day than […]

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Sparkling Champagne Cupcakes

Sparkling Champagne Cupcakes

It’s Valentine’s Day this week and these cupcakes from A Bitchin Kitchen would go perfectly with chocolate.  Or strawberries.  Or not.  If you won’t be celebrating the day of love, and let’s face it…not all of us do, […]

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Atomic Fireball Cupcakes

Atomic Fireball Cupcakes

Do you like a Fireball candy?  I have to admit I like the little bit of “heat” in those cinnamon hearts.  You know, those little red hearts that seem to be around for Valentine’s Day. Well, why […]

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Maraschino Swiss Meringue Buttercream

Maraschino Swiss Meringue Buttercream

Mmmm….frosting!  Yes, I do love frosting because without it a cupcake is just a muffin.  Right?  Sweet Revelations topped French Vanilla Cupcakes with this cherry flavored buttercream frosting which is perfect for Valentine’s Day.  The frosting is a […]

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Be My Valentine Cupcakes

Be My Valentine Cupcakes

These adorable Valentine’s Day cupcakes from Recipe.com are mostly about the decorating and not about te actual cupcake.   A chocolate cake box mix would work (shhh….don’t tell my mom!) as would canned frosting.  But seriously, wouldn’t it […]

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Pink Champagne Cupcakes

Pink Champagne Cupcakes

Planning a New Year’s Eve party?  Then buy an extra bottle of pink champagne and make some cupcakes!  Tattooed Martha decorated these beautiful pink cupcakes with edible sugar pearls but sparkly sprinkles would make them look extra festive. […]

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Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

Have some of those round peppermint candies leftover from all the holiday parties?  Well, here is a great way to use them in a cupcake!  What is even better is this recipe from Easy Baked is, well, easy! […]

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Gingerbread Cupcakes

Gingerbread Cupcakes

Not enough time to make and decorate a gingerbread house this year?  Or any year?  How about gingerbread cupcakes with ginger molasses cream cheese frosting instead?  Who needs another house to decorate and clean anyway?  I’d much […]

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