A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.

Random Tip: You can organize your bookmarks into folders!  Read more here.
Total Members: 315,075
Currently Running With Scissors:
237 Guests and 11 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Hostess-ish  (Read 924 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
Offline Offline

Posts: 145
Joined: 18-Mar-2008

Designer by day... Crafter by night!

View Profile
« on: August 15, 2008 07:33:02 AM »

We did an odd thing this summer.  Child care is in short supply in our little city so, when my procrastinating husband and I finally got to looking around in May for someone to take care of our daughter, none was to be had.  So we did the only thing people in our situation do:  we enrolled our 6 year old in year-round private school for the summer semester.  Ah, we are clever.  Anyway, last day of private school was the day before she returned to public school so we celebrated by making her class these cupcakes.  Enough of my talking... on to the cupcakes!

These were so good and so simple.  I used a Duncan Hines butter recipe chocolate cake mix.  Then I piped in some whipped cream in the center, lightly dipped the tops of the cakes in chocolate almond bark, and then swirled on some cookie decorating icing.  They were a huge hit (ok, it's not hard to impress 6 year olds). 
« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2008 08:03:53 AM »

these are adorable
the are like what hostess cupcakes want to be when they grow up
p.s. i am also jealous of your daughter
im the lame girl who hates going on summer vacation

Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love.
- Albert Einstein
« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2008 11:05:38 AM »

actually that is super-clever.

nice cakes  Wink
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Kid Friendly Fruit Snacks
@Home This Weekend: Designated Cutting Boards
Tute Tuesday: Altered Journal Page

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2018, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.