Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Dessert Denial Continues : Chocolate Brownie Cupcakes (with Peanut Butter Frosting)

I'm the queen of dessert denial; or rather the queen of throwing in some slightly healthier ingredients to try to justify going back for seconds (thirds or fourths anyone?) of dessert.  Sure these babies won't be winning any healthy treat awards but by using Agave Nectar in place of refined white sugar and coconut oil… Continue reading Dessert Denial Continues : Chocolate Brownie Cupcakes (with Peanut Butter Frosting)

Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

If Chocolate Cake Just Isn’t Naughty Enough For You : Chocolate Bar (Candy Bar) Cupcakes

For Master 8's birthday on Wednesday he only had one request for his cake.  Chocolate.  Lots and lots of chocolate! A lover of all things chocolatey myself, I was more than happy to fulfill my little man's wish. After a bit of a brain storm and a lot of googling, Master 8 bounced out of… Continue reading If Chocolate Cake Just Isn’t Naughty Enough For You : Chocolate Bar (Candy Bar) Cupcakes

Butterfly Cakes
Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Butterfly Cakes, making cupcakes with children.

Come on boys, admit it.  Butterflies (or flutterbyes if you're under 5) are pretty and you like 'em.  It's nothing to be ashamed of, boys wear pink now so butterflies are just the logical next step. Now that you've fessed up, let's talk about the delectably edible kind and who better to take us through… Continue reading Butterfly Cakes, making cupcakes with children.