My daughter loves the idea of carrot cake, but is simply not a fan of what's usually put into it. She's anti anything that has to do with cheese, which means even a faux cream cheese frosting is completely out. The thought of raisins baked in a dessert bothers her, I kinda understand that. Walnuts are definitely out, she doesn't like the additional chewing involved.
One of our favorite treats are cupcakes. Who wouldn’t enjoy a personal cake to yourself? Apparently a lot of people do since there are cupcake shops sprouting up every where we look. We came up with these cute hot chocolate cupcakes. They are the perfect treat. You can choose to top them with candies or not. Either way they are delicious. So we must admit, these were made with a box cake mix but the addition of a family secret, makes them amazing. The secret ingredient is…a pack of pudding. Add a pack of pudding to any cake mix you are making....more
It was my brother and his fiance’s anniversary yesterday AND it is my dad’s birthday today! So I wanted to do something special for them and bake specialized cupcakes (even my dad is so far away, he was only able to enjoy the pictures).I guess I went a little over board again…...more
I was asked to design Santa Claus cupcakes for a client’s office party, as luck would have it Sydney was home for Thanksgiving break. I must admit it was exhilarating to be baking along side Sydney. I love when we work as a team and I take full advantage of our family time!...more
It is a family tradition once the season changes from summer to crisp colour autumn for our family to go hiking and as we take photographs of the majestic changing colours of the leaves, especially the oak trees. This year I thought it would be fun replicate the colours on a gumpaste oak tree with acorns. Prior to designing the leaves I allowed a peice of gumpaste lightly colored green to dry overnight; the day I grabbed......more
Two new recipes, Mocha Cupcakes and Green Bean Casserole are being featured this week http://kandyskitchenkreations.blogspot.com/2013/09/mocha-cupcakes.html http://kandyskitchenkreations.blogspot.com/2013/09/green-bean-casserole.... Check them out! To see all of my recipes, please stop by and visit my kitchen at http://kandyskitchenkreations.blogspot.com Hope to see you there! Kandy from Kandy's Kitchen Kreations...more
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