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Little Delights. I was asked to make these for a Young Women’s event at my church.

Little Delights

Each color represents a different value; Faith, Divine Nature, Knowledge, Individual Worth, Integrity, Good Works, Choice & Accountability and Virtue. The theme was “walking in faith.” Loved it! To make these I cut the Pirouette Cookies in half and then a slight slant on one end. I use royal icing as glue, (my favorite recipe is HERE,) placing it in these 3 spots, with the slant side of the Pirouette up. Add the next cookie and Voila! These are all the tips I used. Sallys Baking Addiction Strawberry Shortcake Cupcakes.

100% homemade Strawberry Shortcake.

Sallys Baking Addiction Strawberry Shortcake Cupcakes

In cupcake form. I recently partnered with The Bozzuto Group, a real estate company that develops and manages fabulous homes and apartment buildings in the Mid-Atlantic, to create the perfect cupcake recipe in celebration of their 25th anniversary. The recipe was inspired by their office favorite, strawberry shortcake, to go along with their 25 for 25! Sweepstakes. I haven’t had strawberry shortcake in years! I was excited that my responsibility for the recent partnership with Bozzuto was to make a treat replicating my childhood favorite dessert. For the cupcakes, I used my go-to vanilla cupcake recipe. These cupcakes are vanilla to the extreme. What’s strawberry shortcake without… well… strawberries? Filling the cupcakes is a piece of (short) cake.

Simply carve out a tiny hole in the center of the cupcake with a sharp knife. Why didn’t I use a piping tip and bag to fill the cupcakes? The topping? Ingredients: The Simple, Sweet Life. After all the cookie-ing I’ve been doing over the holidays, I’ve decided that it’s time to get back to my cupcake roots.

The Simple, Sweet Life

I love making cupcakes because they’re (usually) quick and easy, the perfect serving size, and I’m a sucker for buttercream. With New Year’s Eve right around the corner, I decided these cupcakes couldn’t be just any ol’ cupcake. No no, these had to be the stuff of champagne dreams. Champagne Cupcakes Yields 12 cupcakes For the cupcakes: 1/2 stick (57 grams) butter, softened1 cup granulated sugar2 eggs1 tsp. vanilla extract1 tsp. baking soda1/2 cup champagne1 cup all purpose flour For the frosting:1/2 cup vegetable shortening (like Crisco)2 sticks (226 grams) butter, softened3 cups powdered sugar1 tsp. vanilla extract1/4 cup champagne Start by preheating your oven to 350* Fahrenheit (175* Celsius) and lining you cupcake pan(s) with liners.

While the cupcakes cool, you can whip up the frosting. Normally, I would have just bought the picks, but I couldn’t find any. Black Forest Cheesecake Cupcakes. Share on Pinterest Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

Black Forest Cheesecake Cupcakes

I love Thanksgiving, what food lover doesn’t? So basically who in the world doesn’t :)? I decided to start the pre-holiday right today, we had BLT’s for dinner and these. Gotta keep it light and healthy so I can feast tomorrow. Cheesecake is quickly becoming what I’d like to consider my specialty, especially when it is in cupcake form. Share on Pinterest Share on Pinterest. Tres Leches Cupcakes. Tres Leches Cupcakes ~ Dunk it, pump it or drizzle it.

Tres Leches Cupcakes

Whatever method you use to infuse your Tres Leche Cupcake (“three milk cupcake) is fine. Just be sure that one of the three milks is coconut milk. Then finish off this dairy-dream cupcake with some dulce de leche buttercream frosting, a little dusting of chocolate shavings, and you’ll be peeling away the cupcake wrapper faster than a kid with a…uh, cupcake. Tres Leches Cupcakes Last week I was huffing and puffing about my laziness and I was all about turning out desserts that I couldn’t eat in order to save the stretched out seams on my fat jeans. Hello decadence.

Okay, I’ll admit, I’m balancing my sweet butter cravings with a pair of Nikes and Foster The People stuck on repeat. Now here’s an option for you: I’m helping to promote this post, so if you’re inclined, take a hop over and give a bark to this totally adorable blogger and her dog. A few notes: Nutella cupcakes with Nutella frosting recipe.

Chocolate Cupcakes

Carrot Cake Cupcakes. Vanilla Cupcake. Candy Cupcakes. Coconut Cupcakes. Coffee Cupcakes. Weird Cupcakes. Fruity Cupcakes. S'more and Oreo Cupcakes. Cookie Dough Cupcakes.