Shamrock Shake Surprise Cupcakes

Happy St. Patrick's Day and the month of the Shamrock Shake.  Bringing back memories of my husband's favourite date treat with his grandmother.  She lived into her 90's and it was something they shared a love of together.  The flavours are quite easy to recreate in a cupcake.  I only put the mint in the … Continue reading Shamrock Shake Surprise Cupcakes

Healthy Vanilla Cupcakes – Dairy-Free Oil-Free, Plant-Based

This is another recipe from my mom I've adapted.  I've loved this recipe since I was a little girl.  One of my favourite childhood memories include this cake.  In the summertime we would take our plastic cups, go for a walk and pick wild strawberries.  Marching proudly home with the fruits of our labour to … Continue reading Healthy Vanilla Cupcakes – Dairy-Free Oil-Free, Plant-Based

Vegan Old Fashioned Buttercream

Happy Valentines Day!  I made a special treat that reminds me of the cookies I made with my mom when I was little.  This is how she taught me to make buttercream icing.  Minus the almond extract and she used margarine only instead of Earth balance and shortening.  This buttercream is tasty on cupcakes, however … Continue reading Vegan Old Fashioned Buttercream