Archive for April, 2010

A Few of My Favorite Things

By on Friday, April 23rd, 2010

As a longtime surfer of Etsy.com I have a significant list of favorite cupcake items I have bookmarked.  Although I haven’t purchased them (yet!) I am inspired by the talent it took to create them.  Today, I just wanted to share a few of the cupcake items I have “hearted” this month.

Pink Petal Sweet Tooth Large Round Galvanized Party
Galvanized Tub $28.00
 
 
Half a Dozen Silly Swirl Cupcake Crayons-- Packaged and Ready for Gift Giving

  6 Cupcake Crayons $6.95

 
Cute Light Purple Cupcake Purse (can be custom made to your favorite colors and flavors)
 
Cupcake Lightswitch Cover
 
 
Visit stayhomecupcake’s  Etsy shop.
 

Let’s see what you love too!  Share your favorite Etsy cupcake items by clicking on the comments are below and adding the link. 

 
 
 

Today’s Family Circus Comic

By on Friday, April 23rd, 2010

Thought I would share today’s Family Circus Comic:

Cupcake Liner Garland

By on Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

A friend of mine sent this link to me on Facebook. It’s a simple way to use the few last liners you have after making loads of cupcakes.

Simple Cupcake Liner Garland


Very cute and simple, great to do wit the kids. You can also try it with wild colors and such!

Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer

By on Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

The 11th anual Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer will be held the week of May 3-9, 2010.  Throughout the week various establishments throughout Boston and surrounding areas will offer a selection of desserts where 100% of the proceeds will go to breast cancer research or care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.  Cupcake lovers will be excited to know that included on the list of participating restaurants and bakeries offering cupcake desserts are Kickass Cupcakes, Party Favors, Post 390, South End Buttery, Sweet Bites Bakery & Cafe, Ula Cafe, and Daily Bread Bakery & Cafe.

Giveaway from Red Velvet Stefanie

By on Monday, April 19th, 2010

This week we are featuring a giveaway from longtime All Things Cupcake friend, Red Velvet Stefanie.  In January, Hungryrunner shared a review of Stefanie’s famous Red Velvet Cupcake Mix (so yum!). 

Another shot of the finished cupcake

 

More recently we also posted a piece about her updated and expanded website.

 

This week, Stefanie is giving away a box of her favorite Red Velvet Cupcake Mix.  To enter this giveaway, we ask that fans either visit Stephanie’s website or her Facebook fanpage.  Then come back to ATC and click on the comment area below tell us your thoughts.  Did you like her assortment of mixes or is there a flavor you’d like to see?  Maybe you like her cupcake photos or realized that you tried her delicious cheesecake at Cheesecake Factory.   Give Stefanie your thoughts by entering this giveaway!  One winner will be chosen on Monday,  April 26th. 

 

 

Princess Cupcake Decorating Kit from Williams-Sonoma

By on Monday, April 19th, 2010

This kit would be great for a theme party – there are 24 toppers and wrappers and they’re cute as all get out.  They’re available at Williams-Sonoma for $24.

Green Cupcakes

By on Sunday, April 18th, 2010

I found this great website called A Greener Kitchen that is all about being eco-friendly while cooking.

One of the items that they sell are Cupcake Wrappers. They are made out of Recycled Paper and printed with Soy Ink.

Here are a few of my favorites —

Hannah Citrus/Bright Pink

Olivia Blue/Chocolate Brown