Tag Archives: Cup Cakes

Cupcake Basics – Class Guide


In July I will restart offering a class on the basics of cupcakes and cakes.  The book above goes through the basics and also working with Candy Melts to put on top of the cupcakes.  This guide is available on … Continue reading

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Mother’s Gifts


Mother’s Day is just a couple of weeks away.  My books are available on Amazon.com.  If you sign up with their Kindle Direct Library you can read all of my books for free.  The book above has projects to make your … Continue reading

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Owl Candle Stick Holder and Christmas Tree


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Another Butterfly Cake


On this cake I painted the outside of the mold with blue and used brown candy melts first before adding the white.  Add a few yellow spots and some sprinkles are you are ready for a party. Add some matching … Continue reading

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Flip Flops, Sun Glasses and Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes


There is nothing that says Summer more than flip flops, sun glasses and ice cream cones.  Having these as cupcakes are even better.  I purchased the pan  at JoAnn craft stores.

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Sports Cupcakes


If your children are into sports and like to help decorating cupcakes, these are fast and easy.  I used a grass tip for half and just picked which sports ball to add on top.  The sports balls are chocolate I … Continue reading

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Spell it out with Cupcakes


For something different try spelling out your message with cupcakes.  Whether it is for a birthday, sports theme or other special ocassion all of the cupcakes are something different for your party.  I used candy melts from several different molds to … Continue reading

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Ice Age Cake


IceAge Cake – My grandaughter wanted a squirrel cake and had just watched Ice Age.  The character and rings I purchased at the Orange County Novelty Company.  The pack came with all the characters except Scrat.  I found Scrat at … Continue reading

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Toy Story Cupcakes


Add the little dinosaur or alien heads to your cupcakes to dress them up.  I purchased the candy heads at Michaels.

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Barbie and Friends Cupcakes


The barbie is made using the wonder mold from Wilton.  Ice with buttercream then lay a fondant skirt over top.  The body is a pick.  Use some fondant for the shirt and decorate.  The friends are little picks that picked up … Continue reading

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Cake and Mini Cupcakes


One of my friends had found a picture in a magazine that had cupcakes suspended above a cake and thought it would be great for her boss’ birthday cake.   I tried several different different thing but couldn’t get it to … Continue reading

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4th of July Cupcakes


For any get together cupcakes are always a hit.  Make you celebration extra special by making red or blue stars out of candy melts.  The get the two tone effect on the cupcake paint a stripe of red or blue … Continue reading

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Lips & Purse Brownies


Just the thing for a girls get together.  Just remember when making your icing use no taste red food coloring gel.  If you use the normal red gel to try and get the bright red color, if you use too … Continue reading

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All American Mini Bundt Brownies


Use a mini bundt pan that you can get at Michaels or JoAnns.  Add a swirl of buttercream or whip cream and some red sugar sprinklers and a flag and you are all ready for your 4th of July celebration.

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Patron Tequila Cake


When I was asked to do this cake I had to think long and hard.  This was my second free form cake.  The first with the eBox and Controller.  For this one I used rice krispy treats to form the neck and … Continue reading

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