Posts Categorized: cupcakes

blue bear cupcakes for a happy birthday

  One year ago today I was holding a new, small bundle of joy. He came early so he didn’t weigh as much as predicted, but we were thrilled to find out that we had a second boy to love. I am still so glad that both our babies were surprises! We call the littlest one bear, so his first birthday cupcakes matched his nickname…. Read more »

happy new year! starting off sweet and lucky

This week has been a busy one for our house, and lucky depending upon how you look at things. To continue our luck in the new year tradition we have black eyed peas on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.  I made cookies in the shape of black eyed peas for the little people (and those who don’t like the real thing). Last night’s… Read more »

sweet treat, happy reindeer toppers

Time for Christmas party rounds! I had to bring cupcakes (one of the few things I know how to do well in the kitchen). Instead of running to the store for fancy Christmas liners I made my own topper designs. I like to doodle and every cupcake deserves a little dress up. If you’d like a copy of these reindeer cupcake toppers to print out… Read more »

sweet treat, let’s celebrate shopping on cyber monday

The Monday after a holiday is usually not one we look forward to- unless it’s Cyber Monday! This shopping day is quickly becoming as popular as Black Friday. I can see why! I am one of the tribe of people who would prefer to stay in and shop. The crowds and late night (or early morning) shopping for Black Friday just aren’t worth it to… Read more »

scarecrow cupcakes..a thankgiving diy the kids can try

Something fun to do at the kids table, or do them ahead of time for the whole fam! I used toasted coconut for the straw, but brown sprinkles or even shredded wheat would work too. The noses are candy peanuts- candy corn is a cute alternative if you have some left.  Have the kids color the hats or make them as welcome notes for the… Read more »