Featured on TARGET! Dr. Seuss Truffula Tree Cupcakes!

Target Dr. Seuss Cupcakes
Dr. Seuss Cupcakes

In honor Dr. Seuss' 109th birthday tomorrow (March 2nd), Target asked me to create a step-by-step for making these Truffula Tree Cupcakes! They're super easy and oh so cute, so hop over to read the full details over on Target! Here are some other Dr. Seuss Inspired Party Ideas for you: Dr. Seuss BABY SHOWER! Dr. Seuss Birthday Party on a Budget!  Dr. Seuss It's Fun to be ONE … { read more }

{Recipe} White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cupcakes!

Did you know you can make frosting flavors with coffee creamers?! White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cupcakes!
How to make cupcake frosting with coffee creamer!
Did you know you can make frosting flavors with coffee creamers?! White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cupcakes!

Did you know that you can use coffee creamers to flavor frostings? Oh yes, and meringues, puddings, whipped creams, cookies, muffins, you name it! This totally opens my world to fun flavor combinations! I used International Delight's White Chocolate Macadamia flavor to make these yummy cupcakes. So let your Valentine know you're "NUTS" about them by surprising them with these cupcakes! I … { read more }

{Tutorial & Recipe} Santa Hat Cupcakes

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Santa Hat Cupcake Tutorial! CUTEST Cupcakes Ever!
SANTA HAT CUPCAKE TUTORIAL!

Ready for the cutest treat ever? CUPCAKE-style! We're sharing a sweet cupcake tutorial perfect for those holiday parties or just a holiday afternoon treat. So turn on the holiday tunes (for me that's the Michael Buble Christmas CD) and whip up some of these darling Santa Hat Cupcakes! We're delighted to share this tutorial from Bella Baker who has a new magazine in stores now - Sweet Gifts! Be … { read more }

Pumpkin “Pie Cakes” for Michaels!

Pizzazzerie for Michaels: Pumpkin Pie Cakes

I'm a bakeware + party stylist for Michaels and my latest project is up! Check out their projects section of Michaels.com to see lots of fabulous holiday ideas. You'll find my latest project - tasty Pumpkin "pie cakes" - on the cupcake section here. … { read more }

{Recipes} BALLPARK Cupcakes!

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Ya'll are in for a TREAT today! We have Tessa of The Frosted Cake Shop swinging in to share some Ballpark-themed cupcakes sure to please the crowds! From Cracker Jacks to Beer + Nuts, you'll have all the recipes you need for baseball park inspired cupcakes! The recipes are listed with cake + frosting ingredients, and they are to be made in the typical "cupcake" fashion (however, let us know if you … { read more }

Happy Birthday Pupcakes Recipe!

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pupcakes recipe
pupcakes recipe

If you know me at all, you know I LOVE MY DOG! Henry is a precious English Springer Spaniel who turns 1 today! It seems like yesterday that I brought this little furry guy home. Now he's growing up (tear...). Anyway, I HAD to celebrate being a party blogger and all but only a few days in town this week left me without time to throw a traditional "paw-ty" full of all the touches so I'm opting for … { read more }

{Recipe} Cupcake Fondue Party

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cupcake fondue recipe

Move over chocolate, CUPCAKE FONDUE has arrived! When I first heard about cupcake fondue, I was mesmerized. Created by Amanda Krueger of Bake it Pretty (a wonderful resource for sweet party supplies + baking goodies), this cupcake fondue recipe is just what you need to celebrate summer in style! CUPCAKE FONDUE 3 cups powdered sugar 1/3 cup liquid (orange juice, fruit juice, milk, or … { read more }

(Giveaway) Pink & Yellow Bunny Rabbit Easter Party

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Pink & Yellow Easter Party Here comes the Easter bunny all dressed up and ready to have fun watching over the BIG egg hunt.  This adorable bunny looks wonderful presiding over this celebration.  The shades of hot pink striped table cloth adds to the merriment.  An essential ingredient for Easter is chocolate and sweets. Even though chocolate rabbits, Cadbury eggs and Peeps are the candies … { read more }

Happy New Year!

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Happy New Year This is one of my favorite inspirational pictures for New Years! I love the crisp white, glowing candles, and glitter banner! Simple white dishes adorn a table with a variety of fun chairs. Simply gorgeous. Taking time to reflect on a year that will go down in the books for me and gear up for 2011! So not many words today, just the inspirational images below. I wish you a … { read more }

How to Make Cupcake Truffles

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how to make cupcake truffles

Though I am much more of a small, gift store type of person, there are occasions when one must enter a Wal-Mart. A search for gold glittered letters I had previously seen there was today's occasion to enter the mega-store. Though I didn't have luck with the letters, I did run across these cuties - Cupcake Truffles. I about died. Love. Had to show ya'll! Rich chocolate with a smooth center and … { read more }