Christmas Light Mini Cupcakes

Christmas Lights Mini Cupcakes

Christmas Lights Mini Cupcakes

These mini cupcakes were so fun to make!  The idea came from a blog that made them as regular sized cupcakes, then decorated them.  I changed them to minis and made them with a carrot cake box mix.  I topped them with my own cream cheese frosting and we decorated them.  I’d already made so many chocolate treats for the holidays I wanted new flavors.  We were more than pleased with the results! Continue reading

Pistachio Chocolate Filled Cupcakes

Chocolate Filled Pistachio Cupcakes

Chocolate Filled Pistachio Cupcakes

We were having a sisters day, one of those days that involves lunch out and lots of snacks later while watching movies.  Sister Linda was bringing a warm chicken dip to eat with chips, sister Dawn and I were providing the sugary treats.  I wanted to try chocolate stuffed cupcakes one more time, with pistachio pudding in the cake.  It would be a great combination of flavors. Continue reading

Pink Filled Cupcakes for Bella

Pink Filled Cupcakes

Pink Filled Cupcakes

After having so much fun helping me make filled cupcakes for her daddy’s birthday in July, granddaughter Bella wanted filled cupcakes for her birthday too.  She decided on having pink cake, pink frosting and chocolate filling.  She loved the idea of the filling being a chocolate “surprise”.    She told everyone at the party at least twice that they were a surprise and giggled. Continue reading