Day 21: John Gardner Breakfast Cupcakes


I had some great helpers this weekend. John’s one request was a breakfast cupcake.  So here’s my attempt.  They weren’t half bad, but I would recommend throwing some maple syrup over the top… Continue reading

Day 20: Jalapeno Orange Marmalade Cupcakes with Honey Cream Cheese Frosting


I searched for quite a while to find a non gross recipe for this.  Another baker livinginthekitchenwithpuppies came up with good solution.  And its pretty darn tasty.  Those that are worried it will… Continue reading

Day 19: Spiced Peaches and Cream


  These are great for something a bit lighter.  Some of those chocolate ones can be a bit of a gut bomb. Spiced Peach Cupcakes 1 1/2 cups flour 1 1/2 tsp baking… Continue reading

Day 18: Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes


If you want something super rich, this is for you. Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes 1 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder sifted 1/2 tsp baking soda pinch salt 1 cup sugar 1/2… Continue reading

Day 17: Almond Poppy Seed Cupcakes with Stuff


This working thing is really cramping my cupcake style.  My pictures are crap and I can’t even type the recipe.  Don’t fret, I’ll put it up eventually. UPDATE:  here’s the recipe. Almond Poppy… Continue reading

Day 16: Smores Cupcakes


This is the first recipe of the challenge that I’ve made before.  I was inspired by the first episode of Top Chef All Stars.  Their first challenge was to make a dish that… Continue reading

Day 15: Toasted Sesame Cupcakes with Cherry Almond Frosting


This was a strange one, but turned out really well.  Its a little more savory than sweet.  They cherries give it a little something. We’re halfway there.  Crap.  This has been A LOT… Continue reading

Day 14: Pina Colada Cupcakes with Rum Frosting


I hate pineapple in cake as well as coconut.  These seemed to be doomed, but they were pretty tasty.  The addition of rum (my decision) definitely helped these confections. On a side note,… Continue reading

Day 13: Chocolate Gingerbread w Cream Cheese Frosting


  I’m so over white frosting.  So here’s a holiday themed cupcake to get everyone started for the pending eat-o-thon that is xmas.  I’ll make something for you jews out there very soon.… Continue reading

Day 12: Apple Crisp Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting


Oh man, I burned the crap out of my mouth with these bad boys.  It was like eating a hot pocket.  I couldn’t help it.  They are good. Apple Crisp Cupcakes Batter 1… Continue reading