Blog | Cupcake Project - Part 138

Tres Leches Cupcakes: An Ode to Venezuela and Beautiful Bones

Tres Leches means three milks. I made my tres leches cupcakes for two reasons. I tried to come up with tres reasons, but decided that dos would be fine! Tres leches is a speciality in Venezuela and other parts of South America. I just had some amazing Amano chocolate from Venezuelan beans so I thought [...]

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Amano Chocolate: What a Difference a Bean Makes

Back in March, I wrote about the TCHO beta bars I received through Blake Makes. I commented on how TCHO used a flavor wheel to describe all of the different flavors in the bars: chocolatey, citrus, fruity, floral, nutty, and earthy. I wasn’t sold on that method and I’m still not. However, after receiving three [...]

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Snickerdoodle Cupcakes: Cupcakes with a Surprise Inside

Snickerdoodle cupcakes were on my to-bake list as soon as I found out that the snickerdoodle was Bride 2.0′s favorite cookie. I’m by no means the first person to make a snickerdoodle cupcake. Among many others: Culinary Concoctions by Peabody made snickerdoodle cupcakes (well, really muffins) that I’ve been told by Sara at Cupcake Muffin [...]

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Snickerdoodle Cookies

Simple Snickerdoodle Cookies Recipe

Snickerdoodle cookies are the happiest of all cookies.  Try saying the word snickerdoodle ten times fast without smiling!  Such a happy cookie deserves a simple recipe, and this snickerdoodle cookie recipe fits the bill.  These snickerdoodle cookies take five minutes to prep, just ten minutes to bake, and they are perfectly soft, chewy, and moist. [...]

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Snickerdoodles Are Not Related to Snickers: Why Did I Not Know This?

I can’t be the only one who thought that snickerdoodles were connected to Snickers bars. All of my life, I’ve been avoiding snickerdoodles because I thought that they were peanut butter cookies – darn that deceiving Snickers in the name! All of my life, I’ve been missing out! What is a Snickerdoodle? In case others [...]

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I Ate a Packing Peanut from Wholly Wholesome Bakery

I love mail. When I was kid, I bought the book Free Stuff for Kids that basically told you how to mail letters to people and get them to send you stuff. When I started this blog, I had no idea that it would lead to getting fun, free stuff in the mail! I’ve received [...]

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