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Cantaloupe Cupcakes

Cantaloupe Cupcakes

Yes, as in the fruit.  Aren’t they pretty?  I am a huge fan of cantaloupe and eat it nearly year round but never thought to … Read more

Orange Creamsicle Cupcakes

Orange Creamsicle Cupcakes

Remember the ice cream truck?  Doesn’t that always remind of you of creamsicle ice cream?  That orange-y sort of flavor with the creamy center, there’s … Read more

Apple Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes

Apple Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes

Ahh….the aroma of yeast and rising dough is just heavenly.  Add in the the scents of clove, cinnamon, nutmeg and apple and your house will … Read more

Chocolate Coconut Rum Cupcakes

Chocolate Coconut Rum Cupcakes

Maybe I should have renamed these “Caribbean Cupcakes”.  Seriously, don’t these cupcakes from Half Baked Harvest remind you of a Caribbean cruise?  I can see these … Read more

Ginger Zucchini Cupcakes

Ginger Zucchini Cupcakes

If you like fresh vegetables, it is inevitable that someone will give you their “extra” zucchini this summer.  It’s hard to say no, but what … Read more

Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes

Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes

It’s hard to escape the events of the past week.  In honor of all the trauma the good people of Boston have suffered recently, we … Read more

Blueberry Cupcakes!

Blueberry Cupcakes

I grew up in “farm country” so we spent a good bit of the summer in our garden or picking fresh fruit.  We picked blueberries, … Read more

Snickers Cupcakes

Snickers Cupcakes

Chocolate….peanuts….caramel.  I think those are all food groups, right?  Candy bars and cupcakes are a perfect combination.  While this recipe from My Baking Addiction uses frozen … 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