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Nutella Cupcakes

Nutella Cupcakes

Ahhh….Nutella.  That wonderful combination of chocolate and hazelnut.  Sort of like peanut butter for grownups.  I’ve been trying to find a relatively easy recipe to make … Read more

Salted Caramel Cupcakes

Salted Caramel Cupcakes

Caramel lovers take note! Ooey gooey caramel on the top and INSIDE this cupcake.  This is no plain vanilla cupcake.  It is jazzed up with … Read more

Fig Spice Cupcakes

Fig Spice Cupcakes

As delicious as these cupcakes sound, the Honey Cinnamon Buttercream Frosting sounds even better!  You can use fresh figs or (re hydrated) dried figs to … Read more

Easter Surprise Cupcakes

Easter Surprise Cupcakes

These cupcakes are like an Easter egg hunt – there is a chocolate egg baked inside! Easier to find and so very delicious to eat. … Read more

Raspberry Easter Egg Cupcakes

Raspberry Easter Egg Cupcakes

Looking for something a little different for Easter?  How about a cupcake made with fresh raspberries!  Sounds downright almost healthy, doesn’t it?   If you … Read more

Shamrock Pretzel Cupcakes

Shamrock Pretzel Cupcakes

When I first saw these, I figured making these would be too time consuming and, well, difficult.  The trick is to use the white, yogurt … Read more

Lucky Charms Cupcakes

Lucky Charms Cupckakes

Ah…Lucky Charms.   Brings back so many good memories of being a kid and a sugar coated breakfast.  Good times.  Of course, the leprechaun also … Read more

French Toast and Bacon Cupcakes

French Toast and Bacon Cupcakes

Everything – simply everything – is better with bacon!  This recipe from Life is Better with Cake includes all the ingredients of an amazing breakfast.  French … Read more

Thin Mint Cupcakes

Thin Mint Cupcakes

It’s Girl Scout Cookie season and I know – just know – all of you are buying up all your favorite flavors. Admit it, you … Read more

Red Velvet Low Fat Cupcakes

Red Velvet Low Fat Cupcakes

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with red cupakes?  Red velvet is a favorite recipe for cakes and cupcakes and this recipe is … Read more