Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Hamburger Cupcakes

They almost look like a hamburger! These would be so fun for a child's birthday party or cookout.

Head over to Blissfully Domestic for the recipe!

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Colorful Caterpillar Recipe

Picture and recipe via Fun Stuff Cupcakes

Colorful Caterpillar Recipe

1 package vanilla cake mix

11/4 cups water

3 eggs

1/3 cup vegetable oil

Food Coloring

Buttercream Frosting

Assorted candies, candy-coated chocolate pieces, red string 

licorice, lollipops, and gummy worms

Preheat oven to 350 and mix all ingredients, bake for 21 to 23

 minutes and let cool.

Buttercream Frosting

1 cup butter

1 teaspoon vanilla

1/4 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon meringue powder

1 tablespoon milk

1 package powdered sugar

Beat butter, vanilla, and salt, next add meringue powder and 

milk. Gradually add powdered sugar, beat at high speed until 

frosting is light and fluffy! Next you can stir in food coloring 

until you get your desired colors.

Frost cupcakes place one cupcake on its side towards the end 

of serving platter. Place second cupcake on its side next to 


cupcake, arrange remaining cupcakes.

Frost 1 reserved cupcake decorate with assorted candies, 

licorice and lollipops to create face and antennae. place plain 

cupcake upright at front of cupcake row for head, top with 


cupcake on its side. Cut gummy worms into small pieces, 

attach to caterpillar body with frosting to create legs.

Beach, Ocean & Shark Cupcakes

These would be so cute for a beach themed/treasure hunt Bible School snack. Or a summer birthday party.
Go on over to Niner Bakes and Nina gives us her recipe. It doesn't look like it would be hard at all.
Here is the recipe.
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Thanks Nina for sharing.

Friday, August 30, 2013

Easy American Apple Pie

Easy American Apple Pie

Stephanie over at Stockpiling Moms shows us how to make the favorite all American dessert. A must for any picnic or get together.
The way she makes it is supper easy. Check out the recipe here.
If you will look for the link there is a printable version and if you have Ziplist recipe saver you can just click that link as well.

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Stain Solutions | University of Illinois Extension

Just type in your stain and it tells you what to use

Patriotic Oreo Treats

This would really set off either July 4th, Memorial Day or Labor Day celebrations.

Melissa over at Stockpiling Moms says it is simple to make.
Here is the recipe.

Be sure to follow them on Facebook and Pinterest too. The links are on their page.

They also have a neat flag pie recipe

How cool is this!

For this recipe go here.