I’m thinking back fondly to that time when I should’ve been Christmas shopping, preparing teacher gifts and planning a Christmas dinner menu, but instead decided to stay in my PJs for an extra 90 minutes and publish two recipes in one day. Oh hi, that was right now (and here’s to making multiple school drop-off runs in PJs, as one does).
Yesterday I sent these cuties to school for Celia’s 4th grade class even though the child herself has been home sick all week. That recipe, which I love for its cuteness to easiness ratio, will be up shortly. But first, an essential building block: chocolate buttercream frosting. [UPDATE: cupcakes are here!] (more…)