Football Cupcake Toppers

football cupcake toppers

What better way to celebrate your favorite team during football season than with hand piped royal icing football cupcake toppers? I made these football toppers for my nephew’s birthday party the exact same way I made these unicorn cupcake toppers. The biggest key to success is to allow yourself enough time for them to dry nice and hard. How to … Read More

Casino Themed Cupcakes for a Vegas Party

Vegas themed cupcakes

Last weekend, my friend Mandy had her 30th birthday.  For eons, she has talked about us going to Vegas for our 30th.  However, that girl went and had herself a sweet baby boy in January and so a long weekend in Vegas wasn’t in the cards.  Her husband, being the darling that he is, threw her a surprise, Vegas themed … Read More

Chocolate Owl Cupcake Toppers

Owl cupcake toppers

Last weekend I made these owl cupcake toppers for a friend of my sister who is having a baby girl in February.  I piped the toppers out of pink, white, and dark chocolate candy melts.  The cupcakes were plain white with American buttercream tinted a pale pink.

Football Cupcakes

Vanilla football cupcakes with strawberry rhubarb cream

I made these a few weeks ago for my brother-in-law’s birthday.  My brother-in-law loves both football and strawberry rhubarb so I thought I might try and combine them in one place.  And since last year he got a watery mess of a strawberry rhubarb pie, I thought that place should be cake. My brother-in-law is a good guy, a wonderful … Read More

Ballerina Cupcakes

Ballerina cupcakes

When I was a young, I used to be a ballerina.  This comes as a surprise to many people because I do not really have what you would call a ballerina physique.  Also, I am extremely clumsy.  But I loved being a ballerina and I loved watching the older girls, ones with actual talent and grace.  I loved the slippery … Read More