The Baking Cup cupcakes

Hey bloggies! I hope everyone is having a good weekend. I have been light on posting as my personal life is totally crazy right now. I hope to write a little more on that when I can collect my thoughts. But it is all good!

Happy Mother’s Day to all of you mom’s out there. What an important job and I will say my Mom is great at her job. You should always do something sweet for you Mom for Mother’s Day – buy her flowers, clean the house, send a funny card, make her a meal or give her cupcakes!

I follow @thebaking cup on Twitter – not sure how those things happen sometimes or how you find certain people to follow but I am glad I found her. She has a website, The Baking Cup and she has some great photos of cupcakes that she makes and delivers. After following her and seeing her cupcakes online, I knew I had to order some. Her name is Carolina and she was super sweet to quickly bake up a dozen AND deliver them to my work!

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Here she is at my office dropping off the cupcakes for me. She was sweet and I was surprised to hear her very charming accent from Venezuela.

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She came at just the right time. Our staff was having a meeting and we all happily tore into the package.

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And how awesome are those business cards? Love. I ordered the lemon-lime white cake with Swiss meringue frosting with lime and lemon zest on top. I thought these would be a perfect spring treat. Usually, I am all chocolate, chocolate, chocolate but since someone else was doing the baking, I was happy to try something different.

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I cut my cupcake in half and ate one half like a normal person would eat a cupcake. The lemon lime flavor was very apparent, but not too overwhelming. The cupcake was more like a pound cake it was very dense and heavy. However, the clear star here (for me) was the amazing frosting. It was some of the best white frosting I’ve ever had!

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As for the second half of that cupcake – I ate it FeistyEats style. AKA, cut the bottom off and ate it and then ate the frosting with just a little cake. This is how ALL cupcakes should be made. Love that frosting! So, what did I think?

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Thumbs up Carolina! I love the fact she has her own business and is doing well and she also has a full-time job. Seeing her really gave me lots of ideas on owning a business myself. You never know I guess, right? I am sure Carolina will do great with her business as she seems to be passionate about desserts and making her customers happy. If you failed to get Mom a gift today, check out The Baking Cup for some treats and sweets. She has a lot of great flavors.

One more thing….

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I got Winston in mid-bark. He was saying Happy Mother’s Day to all the doggie and kitty Moms out there! WOOF!

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About Feisty Eats

I love to eat, entertain, exercise and try new life adventures. I am in my 30's and have a great husband, dog (Winston) and cat (Brinklie). I love to try or make new recipes and drink new beers.
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