Here in California- the weather is Fabulous! It has me in th mood for BBQ's and cupcakes!! (of course)
As seen on the Martha Stewart show from Karen Tack- Author of "Hello Cupcake"- Photo from Cupcakestakethecake.com Makes 24 cupcakes or 8 "ears of corn" Vanilla Frosting Yellow liquid food coloring 24 Vanilla Cupcakes, baked in white paper liners 3 1/2 cups small yellow, cream, or white jelly beans, such as Jelly Belly 4 pieces yellow fruit chews, such as Laffy Taffys or Starbursts 1 tablespoon black decorating sugar 1 tablespoon white decorating sugar 8 sets of corn holders (optional) Directions Color the frosting pale yellow with food coloring. Working with 3 cupcakes at a time, frost cupcakes with yellow frosting. Arrange 5 rows of jelly beans, close together, on each cupcake. Place the 3 cupcakes side by side on a corn dish or serving platter to resemble an ear of corn. Repeat process with remaining cupcakes, frosting, and jelly beans. Cut the fruit chews into eight 1-inch squares. Soften the edges slightly by hand so that they look like melted butter. Place 1 square on top of each ear of corn. Sprinkle with sugars. Insert a corn holder in the end of each ear of corn, if using. Serve
I am an Interior Designer by trade. I am a mother of 4 under the age of 7- 2 girls, 2 boys. I love running, hot yoga and pilates. I like happy endings in movies and books. I love Jane Austen. I love moldings and paint and furniture and accessories, and arranging. I love telling people what to do with their moldings and paint and furniture and accessories, and arranging. I love making food look pretty on plates. I love setting tables. I am a big fan of Rascal Flatts- and coconut. My favorite TV show is 24- and I am also a sucker for the Middle. I am really good at getting stains out of carpet.