Friday, April 8, 2011

Must. Bake.Cupcakes.

This weekend I received a fabulous gift from my Aunt & Cousin when they came by to see the casa.
 My cousin Lily is also a blogging diva.
Check out her fashionista tendencies over at Lillies And Lace.
They presented me with a teacup cake baking set!

They are silicone cups that hold their shape without needing a muffin tin.
You fill, bake and decorate.
 Then place on their cute little plastic plates and serve.
 I had to try them out right away!

Out of the Oven

Cupcakes on Parade

Then it was on to my REAL project.
The real reason I dug out all the pots and pans to get my baking underway.
I had a request to bake "Opening day Baseball cup cakes"
Here is what I came up with!


How to?

Circus Peanuts = buns
Squished up caramel squares = wieners

Use toothpick to make wiener lines on the ends

I filled my almond cakes with cherry pie  filling.
 I thought it seemed all American and fitting for baseball.
Plus I like Cherry WAY more than apple.

Frost the  cupcakes

Throw on some Mariners colored sprinkles

Boom. Baseball cupcake.

Turned out pretty cute!


Joe & Christina said...

Those are so cute! Totally Jealous of your mad skillz.

Carly said...

Oh my adorable! I want teacup baking dishes! Those hot dog cupcakes are pretty sweet too.

Mandy said...

I Love!! You are so dang creative! :)

Lindsi said...

LOVE, LOVE, LOVE! Your ideas are amazing! I wish had your creativity...!

Nikki said...

MY OH MY! Those are adorable. So creative, I would've never thought of that!

Bunless they could be bachelorette party cucpakes too ;)

Love, Chelsea said...

Those are amazing! I want the teacups too! How do you get the cupcakes out to eat them? I would just dig in but thats me...

Becky said...

OMG those weiner cupcakes are ADORABLE!!!!!

Tiffany said...

love. beyond love. LOOOVVVVVEEEEE.

Lady J said...

A friend bought those teacups for me a while ago but still haven't used them.

Lillies and Lace said...

ahhhh you used the teacup cake molds!! they're so adorable! and i like your weiner cupcakes, esp. the fact that you took the time to texturize the ends of them to make them look more realistic.

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Sarah said...

you're so cute! I saw those teacup baking sets at z gallerie the other day!