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Guinness, Jameson & Baileys Cupcakes II

So, you may or may not have noticed that I already have a recipe for Guinness, Jameson & Baileys cupcakes on the blog. This year I decided to change it up a bit and make a new, modified version of this crowd favorite. I would say it was definitely a success! I kept the cake the same – it’s aRead more

Chocolate Candy Cane Cupcakes

Admittedly, I am going pretty overboard with candy canes this year. I’m sorry if you’re not as big of a fan as I am! Candy canes a) scream Christmas and b) are something that everyone has (or should have) around their house during the holidays. You can easily modify your favorite holiday recipe to add mint or candy canes. LuckyRead more

Eggnog Macarons

I have yet another macaron recipe for you today! Have I convinced you to make them yet? These macarons are essentially the same as the candy cane macarons I posted last week, except you substitute cinnamon and nutmeg for the peppermint extract and omit the candy cane pieces. The result is a slightly spiced version of plain macarons. The flavorRead more

Chocolate Mint Cupcakes

Another birthday at work meant another round of birthday treats. This time my coworker’s pick was chocolate mint cupcakes. Chocolate and mint is a classic combination that comes in many different forms; mint oreos, york peppermint patties, grasshopper bars, and my favorite – Andes. I made this cupcakes last Christmas and they were well received then, so I knew IRead more