Chocolate Cupcake Buttons with Banana Cream Frosting

Lady Behind The Curtain - Chocolate Cupcake Buttons with Banana Cream Frosting

MONKEY BUSINESS BIRTHDAY PARTY!!! A fun summer theme for even a pool party.  Small little cupcake buttons topped with a yummy banana cream frosting.  Will keep your guests swinging from the trees.  Chocolate Cupcake Button Recipe (makes 96) 1 box devil’s food cake mix (plus ingredients to make cupcakes) 1 banana cream frosting recipe (recipe below) Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray either a mini whoopie pie pan or a mini muffin pan with non stick cooking spray. Make cake mix according to the package directions.  Fill each well with 1/2 tablespoon of batter.  Bake 6 to 8 minutes … Continue reading

Apple Pie Shakes

Lady Behind The Curtain - Apple Pie Shake

SORRY THIS GIVE AWAY IS CLOSED. I am so thankful  for each and everyone of you.  You are the reason I keep on creating.  In honor of reaching 10,000 likes on Facebook I have decided to give away one of my favorite party items!  (See below for instructions on how to enter.) These are so versatile.  They can be used for cupcakes, cookies, jello, drinks and of course ice cream!  Add something special to your next party by using Push Up Pops.  (I got these at Michael’s)  They are very affordable and reusable!  With this set you will receive 12-push … Continue reading

Raspberry Parfait and Mini Muffin

Lady Behind The Curtain - Raspberry Parfait & Mini Muffin

IMPRESS your guests with this FUN light Raspberry Parfait and Mini Muffin breakfast by the pool!  A layer of raspberry yogurt with granola and fresh raspberries topped with a delicious mini raspberry cream muffin!  Add a little spoon and your guests are set!  All in a push up pop!  Don’t have push up pops or no where to find them?  Now you can purchase them at Michael’s.  I even saw them at Safeway grocery store.  Serve this light raspberry parfait and mini muffin breakfast for a brunch, baby shower or bridal shower! Print Raspberry Parfait and Mini Muffin Prep Time: 30 minutesCook … Continue reading

Watermelon Poke Mini Cupcake Push Up Pops

Lady Behind the Curtain - Watermelon Poke Mini Cupcake Push Up Pops

Do you have your summer picnic planned?  Here is a fun dessert to take!   Don’t have push up pops?  HERE is where to get some.  If you don’t want to order push up pops then put your cupcakes into a small 5 ounce cup or a small mason jar!  Just remember to take off the cupcake liner so your guests can see the “seeds”.  Can’t find Watermelon Jello?  HERE is the Jello product locator.  These cupcakes taste just like a Watermelon Jolly Rancher!  I was surprised at how much flavor the jello gave to the cupcakes. Watermelon Poke Mini Cupcake Push … Continue reading

Cherry Coke Cupcakes

Lady Behind The Curtain - Cherry Coke Cupcakes

I LOVE the chunks of cherries in these cupcakes.  It’s hard to flavor chocolate cake but with the addition of the chopped cherries you really get that cherry taste.  I am giving you 3 options on how to serve these cupcakes.  These would be fun to serve at a retro party. FIRST OPTION:  Mini Coke Glass.  This glass is the size of a shot glass so only 1 mini cupcake would fit.  I bought these glasses at the Coca Cola store in Las Vegas.  Yes, that was MY souvenir!  I saw some glasses a little larger at the Dollar Tree. … Continue reading