the domestic tales of four sisters

Tag: Cupcakes

Easy Christmas Cupcakes

First things first … Today is Danielle’s 31st Birthday! The woman is a champ about her age. Especially since she is spending it at Disney World. Yes … Disney World. Happy Birthday to the best older sister ANY of us could ask for. A wonderful […]

Dr. Seuss Baby Shower Wrap-up

Sunday was the day and a good time was had by all! We enjoyed spending time visiting and helping Sami prepare for the arrival of Baby K! Tons of yummy food including Hilary’s ‘make your own’ fruit pizza! You can find the tutorial for the […]

Amazingly Delicious Vanilla Cupcake Recipe

I am very much a Type A personality…yes, it has come back to bite me in the behind sometimes, but I’ve learn to roll with the punches that come to the Type-A(ers).  With that said, when it came time to planning for the baby shower, […]

Memorial Day Cupcakes

Memorial Day is this weekend, and it’s probably one of my favorite weekends. Just like every other American I love the time off from work (for The Sgt) and the beer and BBQ. So often we forget what the reasoning is behind this weekend. Or […]

Crazy Cupcakes with Chocolate Ganache

I know cupcakes are “the thing” now. They’re all over the place. And I love it. But, cupcakes were ALWAYS “the thing” growing up in our house. My mother rarely made cakes as it was usually muffins or cupcakes. She would also teach us “the […]

Buttercream Fondant Icing

Buttercream Fondant Icing

I love the idea of using fondant as decorative icing on cupcakes…however let’s be honest – have you ever truly tasted that stuff!?  Icing is to be creamy, delicious, and fattening…not hard and tasteless.  With that said, I have been on a Pinterest hunt to […]