Moist Chocolate Cupcakes with Fudge Icing

  Have you ever tried to find the best chocolate cupcake and get tired of the hunt for the best,? This recipe is so moist and so easy you’ll be wanting to make it again and again.  You can add mini chocolate m&m’s to the cake batter if you like, but this recipe I left alone and let … Continue reading

Pink Lozenger Cupcakes

I’m a little late getting this recipe posted for Valentine’s Day, but I was a little under the weather and was not able to post it until now.  It doesn’t have to be Valentine’s Day to use this recipe, it can be used any time of year! This cake recipe that has to be at least … Continue reading

Red Velvet Cupcakes With Cream Cheese Icing

  Ingredients: ½ cup shortening 1 and ½ cups sugar 2 eggs 2 ounces red food coloring 2 Tablespoons cocoa powder 2 and ¼ cups flour 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 Tablespoons vinegar 1 teaspoon soda 1 scant teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk ~~~ Directions: Cream shortening, sugars together, then add eggs one at a time … Continue reading

Banana Cupcakes

I love bananas, but I always seem to buy more than I need, so I’m always looking for a new recipe that calls for bananas! I received a new cookbook for Christmas called “The Taste of Home Cookbook” and I saw this recipe for banana cupcakes so I thought I’d give them a try.  I … Continue reading

Candy Corn Cupcakes

  Ingredients: 1 cup whole milk (room temp) 6 large egg whites (room temp) 2 teaspoons almond extract 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 and 1/4 cup cake flour 1 and 3/4 cup sugar 4 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 12 teaspoons butter (1 and 1/2 sticks)     Frosting Ingredients:   3 sticks unsalted butter … Continue reading

Walnut Brownie Cupcakes

I love-making brownies and I love-making cupcakes, so what better way to have them both together but to merge them together!  I had a special request for brownies instead of a cake for a co-worker, so I wanted the brownies to be more birthday like, and the end result was brownie cupcakes.  My co-worker was very happy … Continue reading

Moist Yellow Cake with Buttercream Icing

I was recently asked if I would like to make a baby shower cake for a co-worker; and since I had recently made a Giant Red Velvet cupcake for a co-worker, I thought how cute it would be to have a giant cupcake surrounded by lots of little cupcakes.  I decided I would make it a moist yellow cake … Continue reading

How to Make a Giant Cupcake

Recently my co-workers asked if I would like to bake a cake for our supervisor, who was transferring to another location within the Navy.  I was told her favorite cake was Red Velvet which is also one of my favorites also!  Instead of the usual going away cake, I decided to make her a large Red Velvet cupcake, … Continue reading