Strawberry Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

We visited Peggy Porschen Parlour while we were in London and fell totally in-love with the cupcakes on display.  We could not decide what to order, which resulted in us picking up ½ dozen cupcakes of different flavours.  We loved all of them, but if I had to pick a favourite it would have to … Continue reading

Cupcakes for RSPCA fundraising

A pet lover (a.k.a. The Top Cat) at work organised a fundraising Cupcake Day for RSPCA.  The funds raised will be used to promote and carry out animal welfare.  Being a pet owner, I was being volunteered to bake cupcakes.  Yippie yaya! The theme was quite obvious: animal!   Since I love dogs, or at least my … Continue reading

Baby Shower Cupcakes – Baby, Pram and Booties

Last week I made some baby shower cupcakes for a mum-to-be who loves Tiffany Blue. Since she is having a baby boy, this colour scheme fitted perfectly. I got a 3-tier acrylic cupcake stand for the display and did three different designs. With the help of 2 other friends who wanted to learn fondant work, … Continue reading

Pirate Cupcakes

Last Wednesday was the International Talk Like a Pirate Day. We had an event at work which included dressing up and talking like a pirate, as well as a cupcake fundraising. I made some pirate cupcake toppers during last weekend in preparation for that. The tools used were: a) Big scone cutter for the pirate … Continue reading

Strawberry Cupcake in Icecream Cone

It is Ekka week (Brisbane Exhibition) and I am craving the famous Ekka Strawberry Sundae.  I heard on 96.5fm earlier this week that Ness made strawberry icecream cupcakes. That inspired me to try it out at home. I adapted the recipe from Woman’s Weekly Raspberry Swirl Cake. Ingredients: 125 grams of butter ½ teaspoon of vanilla … Continue reading