Strawberry Lemon Cupcakes for Jamie

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I feel sorry for winter babies. Being one myself, I know the envy that is birthday pool parties, slip and slides and barbecue parties, or, well, pretty much any outdoor party you can think of. When February rolled around every year, all I wanted was a pool ... [ Read More ]

“Apple of Your Eye” Apple Cider Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Frosting


One of the greatest gifts that has come from being a food blogger is the wonderful number of absolutely lovely people I now call friend. Kristan from Confessions of a Cookbook Queen is one of those friends. My favorite thing about Kristan is her ... [ Read More ]

Key Lime Cupcakes with Lime Cream Cheese Frosting


It took me a while to join the Pinterest bandwagon, I'll admit. I wasn't really down with one more time suck. In fact, I'm proud that I'm still quite force-ably limiting myself to about an hour a week in browsing the site. But let it never be said that women ... [ Read More ]

Sunday Night Cupcakes for Fiona


Last year, I got to visit King Arthur Flour's Baking Education Center with a slew of other bloggers. I'd never met any of them before, but there's something about baking together that will make a group of folks instantly feel like family. Fiona from A Boston ... [ Read More ]

Strawberry and Vanilla Cupcakes for Aimee


I’m not going to lie. I first envisioned these cupcakes for myself, for my birthday at the beginning of February. Ever since Amanda made her rose cake with vertical stripes around our birthdays last year, I’ve kind of been obsessed with the idea of pink and ... [ Read More ]

Shiner Bock Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Frosting


If you're Texan, you know Shiner. Shiner, Texas, that is. Famous for one thing: Shiner Bock beer. Spoetzl Brewery, where Shiner Bock is brewed, has been in business since 1909, and is the oldest independent brewery in Texas. Shiner Bock is Spoetzl's flagship ... [ Read More ]