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Lemon Cupcakes with Raspberry Vanilla Yogurt Frosting

Apr 14, 2014
Lemon Cupcakes with Raspberry Vanilla Yogurt Frosting

Light lemon cupcakes piled high with creamy pink vanilla frosting. With how sweet they taste, you’ll never believe these elegant cupcakes are secretly skinny!     On Sunday afternoon, I tore myself away from baking and dashed across town for a quick trip to Target to stock up on a few essentials. I only...

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Almond Joy Cupcakes

Mar 19, 2014
Almond Joy Cupcakes

An easy recipe for secretly healthy cupcakes that taste just like the candy bar! Sweet coconut cake, nutty almond filling, and decadent fudgy chocolate frosting.     Two weekends ago, Dorothy of Crazy for Crust hosted our first “Rotating Sacramento Food Blogger Family Gathering.” She opened her house to 6 of us as well as...

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Fig Newton Cupcakes

Feb 26, 2014
Fig Newton Cupcakes

An easy recipe for tender cupcakes that taste just like the classic cookies! Made without refined flour or sugar for a healthy, guilt-free treat.     During my first quarter of grad school, the Chemistry Department required us to sit…

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Baked Bree
Vanilla Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream

Jan 30, 2014
Vanilla Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream

So, my oldest turned 10 recently. I was surprisingly and uncharacteristically mushy about the whole thing. He is a joy, and I cannot believe that I have been his mom for 10 years. Birthdays are about celebration and celebrations would be not a party without cupcakes. Or

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Skinny Double Dark Chocolate Cupcakes

Jan 28, 2014
Skinny Double Dark Chocolate Cupcakes

A healthier version of decadent chocolate cupcakes, topped with a generous layer of rich fudgy frosting. No mixer required for this easy recipe!     Shortly after Thanksgiving, I stopped by the mailbox to collect our weekly Safeway circular and…

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Bake It With Booze
Pretty and festive: Make champagne celebration cupcakes (with vanilla champagne filling)

Pretty and festive: Make champagne celebration cupcakes (with vanilla champagne filling)




Need a pretty and festive cupcake to add to your next celebration?  These cupcakes are sure to please when your peeps like their cupcakes 'just right': not too sweet and just the right amount of champagne flavor to prove you love them!  

And, yes folks, I'm calling them, Champagne,...

Bake It With Booze
Irish Chai Latte Cupcakes {with Tullamore D.E.W.}

Irish Chai Latte Cupcakes {with Tullamore D.E.W.}

OMG, I can't believe it's been 2 solid months since our last post...Where has this time gone?  Well, to be honest, A LOT has happened to me since that last post.  The highlights...I entered the California State Fair and won 1st place ribbons ...

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Recipe: Banana split cupcakes

Jun 20, 2013
Recipe: Banana split cupcakes

  Confession: I have never had a banana split. Yes, I’m a fully-fledged adult, a chocoholic and dessert fanatic, yet I’ve never eaten that classic ice cream dish. I came up with three potential explanations why…   Reason #1: I…

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Crazy for Crust
Recipe: Almond cupcakes with caramel frosting

Jun 9, 2013
Recipe: Almond cupcakes with caramel frosting

If you love almond, these Almond Cupcakes are for you! Filled with almonds, the cupcakes are topped with a caramel frosting that tastes like fudge! I just did something I never thought I’d do: I called the American Girl Store ...

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Recipe: French toast cupcakes

Recipe: French toast cupcakes

  My brother is amazing. Seriously. I’ve known it for years, but I kept it to myself growing up (sibling stuff and all that). He aces all of his classes, composes his own music, and when it comes to coding,…

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