One of my favorite Fall things to do is take my daughter to the apple orchard. She loved it last year, and loved it this year too. We've already been once this year with some of our favorite friends because we just couldn't wait! I think Caroline found a new love for apples because she… Continue reading Apple Recipe Roundup
These super cute Secret Garden Cupcakes are perfect for Spring and even Summer! They are great for chocolate lovers, have a crushed Oreo "dirt" topping, and are topped off with a secret surprise - a strawberry! I used the Pillsbury moist supreme chocolate cake mix for my cupcakes, but any brand will work. I prefer… Continue reading Secret Garden Cupcakes
Happy Valentines Day!! If you're new around here, you may not know that I LOVE cupcakes... hence the name of my blog, Cupcakes & Contour. Something else you may not know about me... my favorite kind of cake is red velvet. I mean, I love red velvet cake... my wedding cake was even red velvet.… Continue reading Red Velvet Cupcakes
Valentines Day is coming up this week, so candy hearts, roses, chocolates, and all things love are taking over. Because of our crazy schedules, my husband and I celebrated Valentines Day a few weeks early this year at one of our favorite restaurants. So, V-Day this year will just be a regular ol' day for… Continue reading Valentines Date Night In
We are just one week away from Thanksgiving, and then we are all transitioning to Christmas! I love Fall and Thanksgiving, but for some reason, this year I am so excited for Christmas. Since we will be transitioning to the "most wonderful time of the year," I wanted to share some more Fall recipes with… Continue reading Apple Pie Cupcakes
The weather is finally getting cooler, and I couldn't be happier. In South Carolina, the heat in the Summer months is sometimes unbearable, and I would be much happier if I could just spend the entire day in the pool. I have been dreaming of Fall for a little while now - by mid-July I… Continue reading Snickerdoodle Cookie Cupcakes
If you haven't discovered already, I love cupcakes and all things sweet treat-related. Over the years, I've baked my fair share of desserts: cookies, cupcakes, pies, fudge, etc. Every year, my mom would put me in charge of making all of the desserts for our family holiday gatherings. Just wait until the holidays get closer,… Continue reading Cupcake Class: 9 Tips for Making the Perfect Cupcake
I am a sucker for a sweet treat - hence the blog title. Like, give me Oreos dipped in milk, and I'll love you forever! If you stalk me on Pinterest, you'll notice that the majority of my boards are taken over by food; mostly desserts that are so extravagant I'll never be able to… Continue reading Cookie Dough & Cupcakes?! Yes Please!