Musings Of A Stationery Designer

Cupcakes

Studio Move | Cupcakes

Studio Move | Cupcakes

La Belle Vie Design is moving across town this weekend .. but I wanted to leave you with some cupcakes! Are these great, or what? Have a great weekend! Fantastic cupcake photography courtesy of Clevercupcakes … one of my favorite Flickr photostreams.

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Strawberry + Lime | Cupcakes

Strawberry + Lime | Cupcakes

I was searching for recipes with my mother for Easter for our family get together this weekend and  saw these Strawberry-Lime Stuffed Cupcakes on the Food Network.  I think they would make a fun treat for Easter! Here is the recipe: Ingredients 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon fine [...]

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beer + cupcakes = {fabulous}

beer + cupcakes = {fabulous}

HAPPY ST. PATTY’S DAY! Beer cupcakes? It has the word “cake” in it.. so it must be yummy! Cake * 1 cup Guinness * 1 stick, plus 1 tb, unsalted butter * 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa * 2 cups dark brown sugar * 3/4 cup sour cream * 2 eggs * 1 tb vanilla extract [...]

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Guinness Does Dessert

Guinness Does Dessert

In lieu of St. Patty’s Day and my love for everything cupcakes and chocolate, I thought I would share this delicious recipe from The Kitchen Sink and Suzanne Goin via The Boston Globe for all of the cooks out there on this beautiful Saturday afternoon! Chocolate Stout Cake Butter (for the pan) 2 cups flour [...]

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This one takes the cake

This one takes the cake

I found this recipe of Nigella Lawson on www.thekitchn.com. I think every holiday should have a recipe that incorporates chocolate cake in the theme… and this one takes the cake! Chocolate Guinness Cake From Feast by Nigella Lawson (reprinted in the New York Times on 12/8/04) Yield: One 9-inch cake (12 servings) For the cake: [...]

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