Tag Archives: cupcake

That Blue for That Smile

Every girl knows the color. That slightly green, mostly blue, usually inscribed with a little black name and tied with a little white ribbon. [source] Ah yes, Tiffany & Company… the infamous color, home of breakfasts, bling, and truly untouchable … Continue reading

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Mini Dark Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes

Special occasions call for special treats. I don’t think anyone would disagree with me on that fact. A double birthday party though, in which a) one person was turning 50, b) his daughter was turning 6, and c) chocolate was … Continue reading

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Lima Colada Cupcakes

I began my love affair with cupcakes about a year ago with a spring break project that went wonderfully right. Coconut cupcakes with key lime buttercream were the beginning of something that then snowballed into a full-blown obsession love affair … Continue reading

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Mission Number Two: Feel Better

I knew that once Spring arrived, things would start to turn around. It was light until almost 7 p.m. tonight, the sun is in the sky, birds are chirping… and there was one little thing I’d been waiting to hear … Continue reading

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Sweet Pea Cupcakes

Imagine my delight when, on Friday, I parked my car on a side street near the nail salon I was visiting, looked out my window and saw a sign that said “Sweet Pea Cupcakes”! I walked in with a huge … Continue reading

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