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Strawberry Cupcakes with Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing

Get ready for an overload of strawberries in the best way possible! These cupcakes are so delicious, you won’t want to stop eating them – plus you’re using actual strawberries in them, and not just strawberry jello. It’s time for some sweet, tangy, strawberry goodness, authentic style! Continue reading “Strawberry Cupcakes with Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing”

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Peanut Butter Reese-Cupcakes

I was bored so I decided to spice up the vanilla cupcake recipe I use for most of my cupcakes and add peanut butter and chocolate to them (and of course cream cheese icing). It resulted in supreme deliciousness, giving both sweet and salty and everything in between. Try them out for yourself! Continue reading “Peanut Butter Reese-Cupcakes”

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Making Macarons – Tips and Tricks

As promised, here is my macaron tutorial, with 10 tips on making macarons a little easier. I’ll be guiding you through some of the tips and tricks to getting your macarons made right. Macarons are finicky, but once you figure out the techniques, they get a lot easier, and with some practice, you’ll be able to make beautiful macarons! Continue reading “Making Macarons – Tips and Tricks”

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Making Macarons for the First Time

On Saturday I went to a macaron baking lesson. I had never attempted macarons before, unsure I wanted to deal with the complexity I had so often been forewarned about. To my pleasure, however, the baking of macarons wasn’t so difficult as I had imagined! They were finicky, to be sure, and I wouldn’t have wanted to attempt them for the first time alone, with no idea of what I was doing, but being instructed on the technique made these delicate little treats perfectly reasonable. Continue reading “Making Macarons for the First Time”