When they visit, cupcakes are usually requested. The only trouble with that is they each have a favorite kind. Being the coolest Nonna ever, it's important that everyone gets what they prefer.
My solution? Whip up a white or yellow cake recipe. Fill the cupcake tins 2/3 full. OK. Here's the magic trick! ;-) Squirt a little ice cream topping into each cup. It doesn't take much. I also add a few chocolate chips or nuts.
Below you see Chocolate Sauce with mini Chocolate Chips
Caramel Sauce with Pecans
As the cupcakes are rising, the sauces and toppings swirl into the batter.
The result? Happy Grand Ones!
What is your favorite cupcake?
Not fussy all cupcakes are good but the best are still warm from the oven.ReplyDelete
What a blessing these lovely ones are! Thanks for the tip on the cupcakes. Plan to use it next visit. Keep well and God bless.ReplyDelete
Hi Marci,look at those sweet little faces.Great tip for cupcakes. Just a heads up, your herbal butter recipe is being featured today at Dishing it and Digging it.ReplyDelete
How clever is this?! I would have never thought of this -- such a great way to satisfy everyone's cravings!ReplyDelete
Cute models you have there!! Thanks for sharing at the What's for Dinner link party!ReplyDelete
Yum! We make cake pops at the moment....and I'm definitely trying your flavours! XReplyDelete
What a great idea! That picture of your sweet grandies is wonderful! No wonder you like to make cupcakes!ReplyDelete
Great idea I 'll take a chocolate one! Thank you for sharing on Merry Monday! Hope to see ya next week!ReplyDelete
Great idea to make everyone happy!ReplyDelete
Those three adorable little ones would have this Grama making them special treats just for them as well. Congratulations they are really cute.ReplyDelete
Your cupcake idea looks fantastic.
They look very nice -and I love your house Marci :)ReplyDelete
I'm going to have to try this for my kiddos!ReplyDelete
What a fun and simple idea! We're going to have to try these.ReplyDelete
Yum! Your cupcakes look delicious, and your grandchildren are darling! Thank you for linking up at #BloggingGrandmothersLinkParty. I’m sharing your link on social media.ReplyDelete
Carol (“Mimi”) from Home with Mimi
Isn't it wonderful spending time with the grandchildren and the cupcakes just look delicious. Thanks for sharing with us at #BloggingGrandmothersLinkParty. Have a beautiful dayReplyDelete
What precious grandbabies you have! My fav would be the chocolate sauce with chocolate chips. Thank you Marci for linking up at the #BloggingGrandmothersLinkParty. I shared your post on Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, and Twitter.ReplyDelete
Those cupcakes sure do makes those precious grandbabies happy. :) Thank you so much for sharing with us at #BloggingGrandmothersLinkParty. I have shared on social media.ReplyDelete
What a great idea! Your grandchildren are adorable! Thank you for linking up at #BloggingGrandmothersLinkPartyReplyDelete
Your grandchildren are precious! I'm going to try this with my special little ones. Thank you for linking up with us at the #BloggingGrandmothersLinkParty!ReplyDelete
They look great - and the cupcakes look fab too :) Thanks for sharing with #PoCoLoReplyDelete