Today is my sister’s birthday. She inspires me in my favourite things: for my fashion paper dolls, she buys me lots of pretty paper; in Maths, she helps me to get my homework right; in Baking, she gives me ideas for new cupcakes and sometimes bakes with me.
I have created a Yuzu Cupcake for her because she loves yuzu! Happy Birthday, Meg!
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The month of November is a season of being thankful. We celebrate many birthdays: Dad, Por Por, Godma, Aunty Kem and Aunty Janice. We are grateful for them in our lives!
I am also excited because every Thanksgiving we go to Aunty Janey’s home. Aunty Janey is a great baking friend. This cupcake is inspired by the pumpkin pie she makes. Pumpkins also remind me of Fall, so this is a good time to make it.
Hope you enjoy this tasty cake! Love, Jo Continue reading “Thanksgiving: Pumpkin Cupcakes with Maple Syrup Frosting”
This is a cupcake inspired by Dad’s whisky; he loves sharing it with his friends. Dad loves anything chocolate, especially dark chocolate. Dad says, chocolate is whisky food! Happy Birthday, Dad! Love, Jo.
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To my Mommy: I just wanted to say, Happy Mothers Day!
This cupcake is for you and all Mothers around the world! I hope you enjoy the raspberry cream and the strawberry cake. Berries are fun and remind me of the things we do together. Pink is also a good colour for sending love!
l hope you enjoy your day. You are my light! Hugs to you! Love, Jo Continue reading “Celebrating Mothers: very pink Strawberry Cupcake with Raspberry Cream”
This cupcake is inspired by Grandpa’s love of raisins. Mom told me he used to like eating Rum & Raisin ice cream. I created this cupcake for his birthday; seeing him smile made my day.
Thank you for being our favourite Fisherman! Happy Birthday, Grandpa! Love, Jo
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We took this opportunity to make the cake we created for Aunty Serene to celebrate her birthday. They are gluten-free because she is gluten intolerant. She loves minty flavours (she buys us lots of Mint Kit-Kat) and cheese (we have many cheese parties together). Continue reading “Chocolate Mint Surprise (Gluten-free cupcakes)”