Garden Party Cupcakes

13 Mar

There is something seriously wrong when your fridge is full…

Full of tubs of homemade frosting that is.

And it’s not that I just made frosting for the heck of it, just so I could dip my face finger every time I open the fridge.


I most definitely didn’t make frosting just for that reason…

Or whatever…

Actually those tubs of frosting are left overs. Left over from the 48 cupcakes and 2-two layer cakes that I made this weekend.

Now those were just for the heck of it.

Ok I lied. I half lied. Half of those cupcakes were for the heck of it…and for my butt. Because it really needs it. Especially frosting. Does wonders for bootays.

The other half was for others.

You see, I am extremely lucky that others will tolerate and support my hobby. I love to bake and to decorate, ย Cupcakes more than cakes. They are just smaller…and easier. And when the opportunity arises for me to decorate cupcakes for someone… I get a little giddy.

Especially when it’s a girly theme cupcake.

So much funner ๐Ÿ™‚ (yes funner is a word)

These cupcakes were for a 1st birthday, the theme being a garden party. I used gum paste for the flowers and and butterfly, and green pearl sprinkles. Oh, and luster dust. I love luster dust.

And I love sprinkles. If you really knew how many sprinkles I had stuffed in Baby Boo’s closet…

Hubby knows. He reminds me often.

He doesn’t complain when he’s eating them.

True love folks.

Anyways, I just wanted to share with you my hobby. I love it. It makes me happy. It keeps me sane.

And I love leftovers.

And so does my butt.

5 Responses to “Garden Party Cupcakes”

  1. helennaturally March 13, 2011 at 10:59 pm #

    They are so adorable! I wish I was as talented when it comes to decorating cupcakes/cakes. I could save lots of dough – ha get it – for birthdays!

    Unfortunately my butt doesn’t like too many sweet goodies ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. alyssa March 13, 2011 at 11:24 pm #

    I wish that I hadn’t missed out on these cupcakes! Wow, they are amazing. When are you going to do a cupcake-making class so that I can learn some of your incredible skills?

  3. Laura @ Sprint 2 the Table March 15, 2011 at 3:18 pm #

    These are gorgeous! I wish you could come make a batch for the wedding shower I’m hosting this weekend. I’d make you mochas in return. ๐Ÿ™‚

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