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Hi, I’m Betsy!

I’m the Head Cupcake
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LATEST BLOG POSTS

Easter Cupcake Pops by Bakerella

I have to give serious props to Bakerella for her Cupcake Pops. She has gone over and beyond what anyone would have ever expected her to create in regards to…

Cupcakes for Dad’s birthday!

My dad turned 68 this week!!! Happy Birthday Daddy!!! 🙂 He requested white/vanilla cake with chocolate buttercream frosting… so what did I make?? CUPCAKES!! 🙂 They were a HUGE hit…

JavaCupcake on the Web!

I’m so grateful for the connections I’ve made through my blog and via Twitter. And tonight…TWO of my connections have reviewed me on their websites!! Jessie at Cake Spy has…

Cupcakes Converse!! – Updated!

UPDATE 3/38:I went shopping today stopped into Journey’s to see if they had the brown cupcake Chucks that I’d seen on the internet also… and YES, they had them in…

Cupcakes with Eeerah

My good friend Sarah came over this afternoon for a bit of shopping and cupcake making. When my daughter Emily was a toddler, she couldn’t pronounce her name and called…

Brownie Cupcakes

I had a craving for brownies tonight, but felt guilty making just straight brownies instead of cupcakes. So I made brownie cupcakes!! Even topped them with chocolate buttercream icing. They…

When new recipes go bad

I wrote about the Orange Creamsicle Disaster and included a photo of the best of the best of the cupcakes that day. They looked kinda pretty… but they didn’t taste…

Spring Cupcakes, Take 1

Tonight I decided to try decorating some cupcakes for Spring. I’ve never done it before and am not sure if I’ll try it again. I don’t know if I like…

Frosting Spring Cupcakes Tutorial

From the Culinary Institute of America. Thanks to Cupcakes Take the Cake for sharing this video on their blog!

Green Velvet Cupcakes with Bailey's Irish Cream Frosting | JavaCupcake.com

St. Patrick’s Day Cupcakes

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with these festive green velvet cupcakes topped with Bailey’s Irish Cream Frosting! The St. Patrick’s Day cupcakes are done!! 🙂 I made Green Velvet cupcakes and…

Buttercream Flowers

I found this video on how to make buttercream flowers on your cupcakes. It’s super easy!!!

Rumor Control

Since the rumors are flying… I thought I’d let everyone know what’s been going on with us the last 24 hours. Yesterday, I went to Madigan for a routine monthly…