Category Archives: Cakes & Frostings

Mocha Cupcakes - A moist cupcake, with a light mocha flavour, perfectly topped with coffee frosting and a drizzle of chocolate. {vegan}

Mocha Cupcakes with Coffee Frosting

When I think about cupcakes, I envision little kids with messy hands and frosting covered faces… and sprinkles. Rainbow sprinkles everywhere… But you know what, if I’m to be brutally honest, it’s usually¬†me with the messy hands and a frosting covered face… My point is, cupcakes aren’t just for little kids. They’re for us big kids too :-D
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Pumpkin Crumb Cake {vegan}

Pumpkin Crumb Cake

Do you feel totally bombarded with pumpkin recipes yet? It seems that come Autumn, every cook and their dog has a pumpkin recipe to share. I mean take a look at Pinterest these days…. I hope you can handle one more.
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Pumpkin Cupcakes {vegan}

Pumpkin Cupcakes For Halloween

When I first thought of making pumpkin cupcakes for Halloween, I envisioned them with cute, little Jack-O-Lantern faces. Some orange frosting, some chocolate for detailing. I figured it should all be easy enough. Except they turned out looking more like a 3-year-old decorated them… Ain’t reality a bitch?

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Mint Chocolate Ganache {vegan}

Chocolate Cupcakes with Mint Ganache

Earlier this month, was my Mom’s birthday. And we all know what that means! CAKE!!!! :-) Except it was already a busy weekend and I didn’t have the time I needed to dedicate to a whole cake. So I compromised… CUPCAKES!!! :-)

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Raspberry Crater Cake {vegan}

Raspberry Crater Cake

It’s not that I don’t usually like the farmer’s market. We made a point of going several times during the past seasons. It’s just, if we missed 1 or 2 (or 3) in a row, it was no biggie… But this year has been different, though I couldn’t really tell you why… Maybe it’s because we’ve finally made a connection with some of the vendors. Maybe it’s because the market is making an effort to reach out to our vegan community with more than fancy lettuce and organic carrots… Whatever the reason, this season, I’m lovin’ our market and have missed it only once.

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