Butterfly Cupcakes

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of The J.M. Smucker Company. The opinions and text are all mine. The perfect treat to celebrate spring! We’ve made it through another harsh winter season in Michigan. The calendar says spring has arrived, unfortunately spring hasn’t gotten the memo. Still dealing with cold weather, minimal sunshine, lack of spring flowers and even snow! Yes, snow had the nerve to appear here after winter was supposedly done and gone. My {Read More}

Margarita Cupcakes with Lime Buttercream

Margarita Cupcakes with Lime Buttercream have the sweet and tart flavors you expect in any margarita. These festive cupcakes are great for Cinco de Mayo! If you LOVE lime, you are going to love these Margarita Cupcakes with Lime Buttercream.  The sweet and tartness of these compliment each other so well.  I am usually not a fan of citrus with extra sweet things, but I think the lime buttercream won me over this time.  I know they aren’t lime green, {Read More}

Mojito Cupcakes with Mint Frosting

Mojito Cupcakes with Mint Frosting are a decadent cousin of the beloved cocktail! Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day or even Cinco de Mayo, oh my so delicious!!! I’m sure most of you have tried the tasty highball drink made with rum, muddled mint leaves, sugar and lime. If you haven’t tried it, you’re missing out! Inspired by the mojito (pronounced “moHEEtoe”) these cupcakes are a nice switch from the usual mint goodies that are abundant as St. Paddy’s Day approaches. {Read More}

Peanut Butter Buttercream Frosting

Peanut Butter Buttercream Frosting is perfect the peanut butter lover in you! Great on a chocolate cupcake or a very indulgent cake! My brother in law loves peanut butter and chocolate and his birthday was coming up.  So I decided to make my Peanut Butter Buttercream Frosting that I hadn’t made in forever. I did use a box cake mix that was chocolate with chocolate pieces and they turned out great!  If you’re looking for more peanut butter recipes check {Read More}

Espresso Cupcakes with Cherry Frosting

My husband has been on this kick lately where he orders free product samples for us and through this sampling, I have wound up with three packs of espresso in a week and was left wondering how in the world I would use that much jacked-up coffee. Drinking that much just wouldn’t happen at my house, nor would I want to encourage it … surely someone reading this is familiar with “Tweak” from the animated show “South Park” and if {Read More}