We can't get enough of our favorite dessert: the cupcake
. Apparently, neither can you -- according to an MSNBC report, Americans ate at least five billion cupcakes last year
. In honor of the dessert that brings back childhood memories and makes portion control easy, this week's installment of Lifespy brings you our favorite cupcake bloggers.
What happens when a recreational baker volunteers to make cupcakes for her friends' wedding? Find out at Cupcake Project, which chronicles Stefani Pollack's weekly experiments with recipes. Two weddings and thousands of cupcakes later, Stefani has come up with genius creations such as a Ferrero Rocher-inspired recipe
and the unexpected Beer Cheese Cupcakes with Bacon Cheddar Cream Cheese Frosting
. Step-by-step instructions let you re-create her biggest successes.
Little Miss Cupcake:
An American-turned-Parisian, Little Miss Cupcake has an at-home cupcake catering company and two young children. Her blog features her creations, alongside stories about the people and memories they evoke. Even though LMC doesn't publish all of her recipes, the anecdotes will keep you craving more.
Cupcakes Take the Cake:
Four obsessed women run Cupcakes Take the Cake, which brings you the latest cupcake news and trends. How serious are they? They were invited to the Martha Stewart Show to kick off cupcake week. The best posts feature cupcake eye candy, like Pacman cupcakes
and slumber party cuppers.
Did we leave any cupcake connoisseurs out? What type of blogs do you enjoy? Tell us in the comments.