Red Velvet Cupcakes

Today is Valentine’s day! A day designated to express your love and appreciation for that special someone in your life. The go-to treat on Valentine’s day is chocolate and what girl doesn’t like chocolate? On Friday afternoon Obed showed up with a package of about a dozen chocolate covered jumbo strawberries.  I say the boy… 

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Banana Chocolate Chip Espresso Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

On Friday evening, before we were unfortunately locked out of our car, I decided to bake Obed some cupcakes as a welcome home.  Really what happened was that I walked into the kitchen and noticed three speckled bananas.  Since Obed had been out of town their was no one to eat the bananas.  He loves… 

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Lemon Cornmeal Cupcakes with Lemon Icing and Blueberry Filling


If you visited yesterday you saw the Creamy Chicken Carbonara that I made for dinner.  Well I made a truck load and it was so good we just decided to have the leftovers for dinner.  This gave me the opportunity to practice my baking skills.  I’m happy to see that my baking skills are improving, actually… 

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How freaking cute!


This past week I came across  If you haven’t been to this blog I encourage you visit it, it’s adorable. Anyway on her blog she linked to Bakerella’s cupcake bites.  When I saw them I could not resist trying them out because they were so darn cute.  Now mine are not nearly as smooth and… 

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