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Hi, I’m Betsy!

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Pipeable Cream Cheese Frosting | The JavaCupcake Blog http://javacupcake.com

Pipeable Cream Cheese Frosting

Rich, thick, delicious cream cheese frosting that’s the perfect consistency for piping on cupcakes!

Key Lime Scones by The Bitter Side of Sweet for The JavaCupcake Blog - javacupcake.com

Key Lime Scones

Sweet, tangy Key Lime Scones come together with just a few ingredients and are perfect with tea! Hey all! Nancy here from The Bitter Side of Sweet! So glad to…

Easy Monday Night Spaghetti with Meat Sauce for OXO by The JavaCupcake Blog

Easy Monday Night Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

After a relaxing weekend, getting back into the swing of a new week can sometimes be difficult.  This Easy Monday Night Spaghetti with Meat Sauce is the perfect way to…

Pink and Gold Soiree | Photos by Bear Moose & Fox Photography featured on The JavaCucpake Blog

Pink and Gold Soiree

Sophistication and glamour fill this Pink and Gold Soiree making it the perfect party for the chic woman in your life! Meet Veronika.  She was my photographer in Germany for…

Grasshopper Fudge

This Grasshopper Fudge is crazy easy to throw together, but so good!  The perfect combo of mint, crunch, and smooth fudge! Hi Java Cupcake fans!  My name is Lisa and…

Coconut Cream Eton Mess with Mixed Berries by Beard & Bonnet for JavaCupcake.com

Coconut Cream Eton Mess with Mixed Berries

Why, hello there, Java Cupcake readers! It’s been some time since we have hung out and I can’t wait to catch up with all of you. For those of you…

Dog Tag Bakery (Washington, DC) - Making it deliciously simple for you to empower the lives of our veterans and military families | JavaCupcake.com

{Review} Dog Tag Bakery

Located in the Georgetown district of Washington, DC, the Dog Tag Bakery serves not only as a local hot spot for breakfast, lunch, and baked goods but it also serves…

What to Wear on Valentine's Day - Outfit ideas for the Plus Size Woman in Love! Photos by Bear Moose & Fox Photography for JavaCupcake.com

What to Wear for Valentine’s Day – Outfit ideas for the Plus Size Woman in Love

Finding the perfect outfit for Valentine’s Day has always been a struggle for me as a plus-size woman.  This year, I decided I wanted my Valentine’s outfit to beautiful, whimsical,…

Caravan of Compassion

The Caravan of Compassion began as a desire to do more, be more, and help more people.  It ended up being an event that filled my heart and changed my…

Orange Crush Soda Cupcakes

Greetings from Lisa Keys from Good Grief Cook. I’m here today as a guest blogger, but before I share my recipe, for Orange Crush Soda Cupcakes, I thought I would…

Chocolate S'mores Cookies by The Cooking Actress for JavaCupcake.com

Chocolate S’mores Cookies

A sweet guest recipe for you today that transforms your favorite summertime dessert  into decadent, delicious Chocolate S’mores Cookies! Hello there JavaCupcake readers!! My name is Kayle and I’m the…

Chocolate Coffee Pie Recipe

Mocha Latte Pie

Oh hiiiiii! I’m Heather – a friend of Betsey’s – and today I made you a pie! Other days you can find me over at Sugar Dish Me where I share…