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Cupcake Christmas Tree

Cupcake Christmas Tree

Do you ever wonder how people make such neat looking, crafty type of things for holiday parties?  I do.  But short of taking it all … Read more

Mint Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

Mint Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

When I first saw this cupcake, I thought they sounded just like an Andes mint.  And guess what?  They made with Andes Crème de Menthe baking … Read more

Green Velvet Cupcakes

Green Velvet Cupcakes

St. Patrick’s Day and spring are almost here.  Yes, spring is just around the corner!  And what says “spring” more than green?  In honor of … Read more

Wreath Cupcakes

Wreath Cupcakes

Today we have a recipe AND a decorating idea!  Your Cup of Cake has a few easy (or relatively easy) decorating ideas but we will stick … Read more

Junior Mint Cupcakes

For some reason, these cupcakes from House of Yumm reminded me of Thin Mint Girl Scout cookies.  I know “cookie season” is over, but if you … Read more

Frankenstein Cupcakes

Frankenstein Cupcakes

I admit to not wanting to take on a cupcake project with difficult decorations – even for a holiday.   They are pretty to look … Read more

Andes Mint Cupcakes

Andes Mint Cupcakes

What is it about those Andes Mints?  It is the delicious, creamy chocolate?  Or the just perfect minty cream filling?  It only takes one (ok, … Read more