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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!

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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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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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SamsungUnlocked #CollectiveBias Recently, I hosted a Smartphone Photography Workshop for a small event planning firm in the DC area.  While getting ready to host this workshop, I realized a few things about my process of taking and editing…

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SoHoppinGood #BlueBunny #CollectiveBias Summer is almost over and my kids are getting antsy!  To beat the heat, I threw a Back to School Ice Cream Social for all the neighborhood kids! What kid doesn’t love ice cream?  I…

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Surprise your family with these Lemon Blueberry Muddy Buddies… a tart new spin on the classic! I was provided the ingredients to make this by Chex Cereal, however all the opinions are my own.  My kids love the classic peanut butter and chocolate Muddy Buddies.  They practically beg me to make a batch at least…

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Treat your family to a fun summer day at the park with this Kid Friendly Picnic and Charcuterie Board! Let me set the scene for you.  It’s a beautiful summer day and you want to get the kids out of the house for a fun afternoon at the state park.   Food, games,  and exploring.…

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SoHoppinGood #BlueBunny #CollectiveBias Summer is almost over and my kids are getting antsy!  To beat the heat, I threw a Back to School Ice Cream Social for all the neighborhood kids! What kid doesn’t love ice cream?  I…

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Surprise your family with these Lemon Blueberry Muddy Buddies… a tart new spin on the classic! I was provided the ingredients to make this by Chex Cereal, however all the opinions are my own.  My kids love the classic peanut butter and chocolate Muddy Buddies.  They practically beg me to make a batch at least…

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Treat your family to a fun summer day at the park with this Kid Friendly Picnic and Charcuterie Board! Let me set the scene for you.  It’s a beautiful summer day and you want to get the kids out of the house for a fun afternoon at the state park.   Food, games,  and exploring.…

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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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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…

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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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SamsungUnlocked #CollectiveBias Recently, I hosted a Smartphone Photography Workshop for a small event planning firm in the DC area.  While getting ready to host this workshop, I realized a few things about my process of taking and editing…

The post Smartphone Photography Workflow 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…

The post Cinnamon Spritz Cookies appeared first on JavaCupcake.

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…

The post Ice Cream Cone Sugar Cookies appeared first on JavaCupcake.

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SamsungUnlocked #CollectiveBias Recently, I hosted a Smartphone Photography Workshop for a small event planning firm in the DC area.  While getting ready to host this workshop, I realized a few things about my process of taking and editing…

The post Smartphone Photography Workflow appeared first on JavaCupcake.

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SoHoppinGood #BlueBunny #CollectiveBias Summer is almost over and my kids are getting antsy!  To beat the heat, I threw a Back to School Ice Cream Social for all the neighborhood kids! What kid doesn’t love ice cream?  I…

The post Back to School Ice Cream Social appeared first on JavaCupcake.

Surprise your family with these Lemon Blueberry Muddy Buddies… a tart new spin on the classic! I was provided the ingredients to make this by Chex Cereal, however all the opinions are my own.  My kids love the classic peanut butter and chocolate Muddy Buddies.  They practically beg me to make a batch at least…

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Treat your family to a fun summer day at the park with this Kid Friendly Picnic and Charcuterie Board! Let me set the scene for you.  It’s a beautiful summer day and you want to get the kids out of the house for a fun afternoon at the state park.   Food, games,  and exploring.…

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Look no further, I’ve rounded up the Best Summer Treats for your to make and enjoy with your friends and family! Hummingbird Cake – by me!!! Mini Banana Puddings Key Lime Creme Poke Cake Banana Pudding Dip Easy S’mores Funnel Cake Rhubarb Crisp Caramel S’mores Popcorn Strawberry Cheesecake Dip Blueberry Maple Mini Cheesecake Parfaits Chocolate Cream…

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This post and recipe was created for #SummerDessertWeek! I was sent samples by some of the sponsor companies but as always opinions are 100% mine. Tart key limes and farm fresh eggs paired with a buttery crust and smooth whipped cream make this Key Lime Pie the perfect summer dessert!  I’m super excited to share…

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This post and recipe was created for #SummerDessertWeek! I was sent samples by some of the sponsor companies but as always opinions are 100% mine. Welcome to the first #SummerDessertWeek event hosted by Angie from Big Bear’s Wife. We’re so glad that you’ve joined us for this week long event of desserts and giveaways. You’re…

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This nut-free recipe for Hummingbird Cake is full of pineapple, banana, and sunflower seeds!  There’s so much flavor you won’t miss the nuts!  I’m allergic to nuts.  I mean, I can have peanuts because technically they’re a legume, but almonds, walnuts, cashews… they make me swell up and honestly I don’t want to know what…

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