My children loved making these cupcakes for their teachers when they were younger. Since they are both grown into young adults and are finished their schooling we haven't made these vanilla cupcakes that look like apples in a few years. What a great way to say thank you to a teacher. We love and appreciate … Continue reading We Love Teachers!! Vanilla Cupcakes that look like apples!
A few years ago (January/February of 2012) we updated our basement. Previously it was a large open space that felt a little cold and it's shape made it odd to furnish. The room had is where our gym equipment, a sofa and chair, a hutch with a tv, and our piano all sat mismatched together. … Continue reading Make a Bartop or Countertop with Cork & Epoxy
This winter I updated this bedroom and I'm so excited how it has turned out, I wanted to share how easily it was to do. To finish decorating the room, I will add artwork, an area rug, and make an upholstered headboard. I will post pictures when I do. I used milk paint to refurbish … Continue reading Bedroom Makeover: How to Paint furniture with Milk Paint
Here is my Peanut Butter Icing recipe. If you prefer step by step photos you can follow the instructions and pictures of my buttercream icing recipe here This icing has a smooth rich peanut taste. The meringue powder gives it a fluffy texture and helps it hold its shape in warm environments. I love … Continue reading Peanut Butter Buttercream Icing
My family loves peanut butter cups and cupcakes, so combining them together is a taste bud party for them. I'm not necessarily a huge peanut butter cup fan, however, even I can't resist these cupcakes. The peanut butter cup inside is a fun surprise, the creamy peanut butter icing tastes perfect with either vanilla or … Continue reading Peanut Butter Cup Cupcakes