Cupcake Wedding

Wedding cupcakes make a beautiful alternative to a traditional cake that are easier to share with your guests.

Happy Birthday

Wish them an extra sweet birthday with these delightful cupcake cookies, made with our signature shortbread recipe.

Cake Decorating

Turn a basic cake into a treat worthy of a celebration with some buttercream frosting and a few creative details.

Best Cupcake Recipes .. one happy bite at a time!

This post has been sponsored Pillsbury™. All thoughts and opinions are my own. The simplest recipes sometimes make the best recipes and that’s no exception for these delicious Peanut Butter Cupcakes! When Pillsbury™ asked if I wanted to try their new Peanut Butter Frosting made with real Jif® Peanut Butter I said ABSOLUTELY… yes yes yes!…

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Using whole wheat flour, seeds, and oil, this “healthyish” Banana Nut Bread is a guilt-free alternative to a traditional banana bread recipe. I was provided products from OXO for this post, however all the opinions are my own.  When I started writing this post, I got to thinking about how many different banana bread recipes…

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Looking for something a little less tradition for Valentine’s Day? Try these super adorable Valentine’s Day Cat & Fish Cookies made with sugar cookies and buttercream! I have no reason for making these Valentine’s Day Cat & Fish Cookies other than I fell in love with the cookie cutters when I saw them. I mean, fishies and…

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Show those around you that you love them by making and sharing these deliciously adorable Valentine’s Day Sugar Cookies. Photos by: Frenchly Photography It seems as though every holiday my go-to treat to make has become sugar cookies.  I find myself looking for new cookie cutters every time I go to the store, hungry for…

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Sometimes without warning, life can become incredibly busy and chaotic causing stress not only on your day, but on your body as well. Using these 4 Ways to Decompress a Stressful Day will help you unwind, regroup, and regain focus. Photos by the uber-talented Frenchly Photography.  My personal life has had it’s share of ups…

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Simple to make, this overnight oatmeal in a jar is a healthy, delicious breakfast that is easily customized for any taste for the busy woman who wants to fuel her body for a fantastically productive day! In my quest to live a healthier life in 2018, I enlisted the help of a health coach, Eleanor Duelley…

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Traditional apple pie with tart green apples and an all-butter crust is the perfect dessert for any occasion! I usually only make apple pie during the holiday season.  It’s one of those desserts that is really so simple to make, but is a huge crowd-pleaser. One of the tools I use to make this apple…

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This simple, buttery and delicious recipe for easy-to-make all butter pie crust will be your go-to recipe once you try it! Most people who follow my blog know that I hate making pie crust from scratch. For the past 10 years, every time I tried making it, I just couldn’t get the consistency or texture…

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bob’s Red Mill. Simple, buttery, and delicious, these shortbread cookies made with Bob’s Red Mill all-purpose flour are the best treat to make for the holiday season! I love giving the gift of baked goods, especially shortbread cookies.  There is just something special about…

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Looking for something different to serve at your next football party?  Make this Brown Sugar Cinnamon Cream Cheese Fruit Dip… it’s sure to be a crowd pleaser! There isn’t much to say about this fruit dip other than it is DELICIOUS. I won’t bore you with a long, drawn out story about where the recipe…

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Traditional apple pie with tart green apples and an all-butter crust is the perfect dessert for any occasion! I usually only make apple pie during the holiday season.  It’s one of those desserts that is really so simple to make, but is a huge crowd-pleaser. One of the tools I use to make this apple…

The post Apple Pie appeared first on JavaCupcake.

This simple, buttery and delicious recipe for easy-to-make all butter pie crust will be your go-to recipe once you try it! Most people who follow my blog know that I hate making pie crust from scratch. For the past 10 years, every time I tried making it, I just couldn’t get the consistency or texture…

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bob’s Red Mill. Simple, buttery, and delicious, these shortbread cookies made with Bob’s Red Mill all-purpose flour are the best treat to make for the holiday season! I love giving the gift of baked goods, especially shortbread cookies.  There is just something special about…

The post Shortbread Cookies appeared first on JavaCupcake.

Looking for something different to serve at your next football party?  Make this Brown Sugar Cinnamon Cream Cheese Fruit Dip… it’s sure to be a crowd pleaser! There isn’t much to say about this fruit dip other than it is DELICIOUS. I won’t bore you with a long, drawn out story about where the recipe…

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This post has been sponsored Pillsbury™. All thoughts and opinions are my own. The simplest recipes sometimes make the best recipes and that’s no exception for these delicious Peanut Butter Cupcakes! When Pillsbury™ asked if I wanted to try their new Peanut Butter Frosting made with real Jif® Peanut Butter I said ABSOLUTELY… yes yes yes!…

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Tart and sweet is the perfect combination of flavors to make small batch Rhubarb Strawberry Jam out of this world delicious! There is just something about fresh fruit and making jam that I just can’t get enough of. Especially as summer is winding down, I love pulling out a jar of homemade jam from the…

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Celebrate the super hero in your life with these easy to make Wonder Woman Cookies! A few months ago, one of my clients for my consulting business asked if I would make custom Wonder Woman Cookies for an upcoming fundraiser for their colleague who is battling cancer.  Of course I said yes! Immediately, I got to…

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Spice up your Spritz!  With lots of cinnamon flavor, these buttery Cinnamon Spritz Cookies are a fun twist on a classic. OXO has supplied me with the tools to make these cookies, the recipe and opinions are my own.  #OXOgoodcookies I typically only make Spritz Cookies during the holiday season since that’s when my Mom…

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Simple to make, this overnight oatmeal in a jar is a healthy, delicious breakfast that is easily customized for any taste for the busy woman who wants to fuel her body for a fantastically productive day! In my quest to live a healthier life in 2018, I enlisted the help of a health coach, Eleanor Duelley…

The post Overnight Oatmeal in a Jar appeared first on JavaCupcake.

Sometimes without warning, life can become incredibly busy and chaotic causing stress not only on your day, but on your body as well. Using these 4 Ways to Decompress a Stressful Day will help you unwind, regroup, and regain focus. Photos by the uber-talented Frenchly Photography.  My personal life has had it’s share of ups…

The post 4 Ways to Decompress a Stressful Day appeared first on JavaCupcake.

Looking for something different to serve at your next football party?  Make this Brown Sugar Cinnamon Cream Cheese Fruit Dip… it’s sure to be a crowd pleaser! There isn’t much to say about this fruit dip other than it is DELICIOUS. I won’t bore you with a long, drawn out story about where the recipe…

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This post has been sponsored Pillsbury™. All thoughts and opinions are my own. The simplest recipes sometimes make the best recipes and that’s no exception for these delicious Peanut Butter Cupcakes! When Pillsbury™ asked if I wanted to try their new Peanut Butter Frosting made with real Jif® Peanut Butter I said ABSOLUTELY… yes yes yes!…

The post Peanut Butter Cupcakes appeared first on JavaCupcake.

Tart and sweet is the perfect combination of flavors to make small batch Rhubarb Strawberry Jam out of this world delicious! There is just something about fresh fruit and making jam that I just can’t get enough of. Especially as summer is winding down, I love pulling out a jar of homemade jam from the…

The post Small Batch Rhubarb Strawberry Jam appeared first on JavaCupcake.

Celebrate the super hero in your life with these easy to make Wonder Woman Cookies! A few months ago, one of my clients for my consulting business asked if I would make custom Wonder Woman Cookies for an upcoming fundraiser for their colleague who is battling cancer.  Of course I said yes! Immediately, I got to…

The post Wonder Woman Cookies appeared first on JavaCupcake.

Spice up your Spritz!  With lots of cinnamon flavor, these buttery Cinnamon Spritz Cookies are a fun twist on a classic. OXO has supplied me with the tools to make these cookies, the recipe and opinions are my own.  #OXOgoodcookies I typically only make Spritz Cookies during the holiday season since that’s when my Mom…

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Squeeze out every last minute of summer fun with these easy to make Ice Cream Cone Sugar Cookies! If you’ve been a follower of my blog for the last few years, you’ll know that I love this recipe for sugar cookies! I’ve made buttercream rose sugar cookies, baseball sugar cookies, pretzel cinnamon sugar cookies,  donut…

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Simple to make, this overnight oatmeal in a jar is a healthy, delicious breakfast that is easily customized for any taste for the busy woman who wants to fuel her body for a fantastically productive day! In my quest to live a healthier life in 2018, I enlisted the help of a health coach, Eleanor Duelley…

The post Overnight Oatmeal in a Jar appeared first on JavaCupcake.

Traditional apple pie with tart green apples and an all-butter crust is the perfect dessert for any occasion! I usually only make apple pie during the holiday season.  It’s one of those desserts that is really so simple to make, but is a huge crowd-pleaser. One of the tools I use to make this apple…

The post Apple Pie appeared first on JavaCupcake.

This simple, buttery and delicious recipe for easy-to-make all butter pie crust will be your go-to recipe once you try it! Most people who follow my blog know that I hate making pie crust from scratch. For the past 10 years, every time I tried making it, I just couldn’t get the consistency or texture…

The post All Butter Pie Crust appeared first on JavaCupcake.

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bob’s Red Mill. Simple, buttery, and delicious, these shortbread cookies made with Bob’s Red Mill all-purpose flour are the best treat to make for the holiday season! I love giving the gift of baked goods, especially shortbread cookies.  There is just something special about…

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