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Chocolate Cupcake Comfort

I have basically broken the cardinal sin of blogging: be consistent. Sorry about that. It is a busy and exciting time in my world. We're not only planning our wedding, but making lots of great and exciting plans for the whole year ahead of us (more on that as things develop). And on top of… Continue reading Chocolate Cupcake Comfort

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Peanut Butter Frosting for Cupcakes

For the record, I gave up sweets for Lent and other than the tiniest taste to make sure it didn't need more sugar (which, by the way, it did), I did not indulge in my little concotion. Now, let it be known that this is a very different type of frosting than my grandma's broiled… Continue reading Peanut Butter Frosting for Cupcakes

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Banana Nut Cupcakes & Green Eggs

Following this weekend's Seussical close, we partied it up at our director's house to celebrate a four week, totally sold out show.  So, what was I to do if not bake something for my favorite castees? I turned to Paula Deen's Banana Cake recipe, and whipped up some cupcakes.  Of course, I needed them to… Continue reading Banana Nut Cupcakes & Green Eggs

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Summer Cupcakes

I had my pretty Whitty in town last week, and together we did what we love to do: we baked for friends!! I was one of our dear friend's birthday celebration, so we went for a basic chocolate cupcake with butter cream frosting.  We adapted a delicious chocolate cupcake recipe, and whipped up my go-to… Continue reading Summer Cupcakes