Homemade Chocolate Cupcakes

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Today my little boy turns two! It’s such a proud moment as a mama but so sad at the same time, I wish he could stay little forever! We celebrated this past weekend by having his birthday party at his favorite park. All of his friends and family came and it turned out to be a gorgeous day. My husband and I decided to make all of the food for his party and we even made the cupcakes! The end result was amazing and my hubby said all of our friends would hire us for catering services ;). Everyone loves […]

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Gluten-Free Chocolate Cupcake

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You can ask anyone at the office…I am a cupcake addict! The smile that comes to my face when Erin will occasionally bring us cupcakes from a local bakery is enormous! On our visit to San Francisco for the Winter Fancy Food Show in January  I was determined to find a cupcake shop. As silly as it sounds, I love to explore different bakeries while in another state. After about an hour of walking and searching, I found Kara’s Cupcakes. I can’t even being to tell you how happy finding this shop made me! There was a plethora of cupcakes to choose from, but I finally […]

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Vegan Vanilla Cupcakes

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Happy Birthday to me! Yesterday was my very last birthday in my twenties (humbug!) and we celebrated here in the office with some yummy vegan vanilla cupcakes. The recipe is adapted from Doron Petersan’s Sticky Fingers’ Sweets, a fabulous new book written by the Cupcake Wars winner. Of course we added coconut oil (lots of Petersan’s recipes include it but this one did not) and topped them with rich, fudgy frosting and white chocolate shavings for a little something extra.   Vegan Vanilla Cupcakes You will need: 3 cups flour 1 Tbsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 1 1/3 cups […]

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