Gingerbread Cupcakes with Chai Spiced Frosting

I will take any excuse to make gingerbread baked goods. Like, it’s December. Or it’s cold outside. Or it’s Tuesday.

Orange Funfetti Cupcakes

Nothing against boxed cake mixes, I think they occupy a wonderful place in this world, but I really prefer to doctor them up a bit. Add some buttermilk and sour cream and make them even tastier with a nice heavy texture. Maybe throw in some sprinkles.

Funfetti Oreo Stacks

Since the neighbor and long time friend of the Hippie Chick was having a birthday, we wanted to celebrate with something, well… fun. And, obviously it’s more fun if it has the word “fun” in it. Or if it has Oreos. And so I used both.

Vanilla Cupcakes

I actually love this recipe, because it’s super easy. You start with a boxed white cake mix, and then you improve on it by adding your own concoction of creamy milk fats.

Diet Cherry Cola Cupcakes and Mothers Day Extravaganza

  Some friends and I decided to get together and share with you some fun Mother’s Day ideas.  Because Mother’s Day is awesome.  I found myself in something of a conundrum when my original post idea turned into an embarrassing kitchen disaster.  Like really embarrassing.  Like, so embarrassing, my son wanted to turn my dessert into [Read On]

Friday Favorites #2: Best Recipes this week from the Blogosphere

 I went to one of my favorite home decorating stores the other day, and bought some fun little dishes and napkins, and some gifts for friends.  I wish I had had more time to browse the Easter decorations, because the stuff I saw was dang cute!  I have seen so many cute Easter decorating ideas [Read On]