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Cupcakes are fun to make and to eat. Here you'll find fun cupcake ideas, plus cupcake recipes and cupcake decorating ideas for all occasions. From Halloween cupcakes to birthday cupcakes, there are lots of fun cupcake ideas here.

How to Make Cream Cheese Frosting
Once you learn how to make cream cheese frosting with this easy recipe, you can use it for all sorts of cupcakes. This cream cheese frosting recipe has just three ingredients.

4th of July Cupcakes
These 4th of July cupcakes are simple vanilla cupcakes decorated for the fourth of July with red, white and blue sprinkles and a flag. These patriotic cupcakes also work great for Memorial Day.

Baby Chick Cupcakes
These baby chick cupcakes are made with coconut, yellow food dye, mini chocolate chips and orange candies. These baby chick cupcakes are the perfect Easter cupcakes to make with kids.

Birthday Cupcakes for a Kids Pool Party
These kids birthday cupcakes are perfect for a kids pool party. Crushed vanilla wafers serve as the sand, fruit rollups are the beach towels, and Teddy grahams are the people on these cute kids birthday cupcakes.

Black Bottom Cupcakes
Black bottom cupcakes have a chocolate cupcake base to which a sweetened cream cheese filling is dropped on it. Mini chocolate chips add flavor and sweetness to this recipe for black bottom cupcakes.

Boo Halloween Cupcakes
Decorating Halloween cupcakes is easy when you follow these simple steps.

Buttercream Frosting Recipe
This buttercream frosting recipe is one of the best buttercream frosting recipes you'll ever taste. This buttercream frosting recipe is made with butter, confectioner's sugar, vanilla and cream.

Carrot Cake Cupcakes
These carrot cake cupcakes are moist and sweet. These carrot cake cupcakes make perfect Easter cupcakes. Decorate these carrot cake cupcakes with cream cheese frosting and gummy carrots.

Cat Cupcakes
These cat cupcakes are simple to make. You'll need white icing, red shoestring licorice, chocolate chips and candy corn to make these cat cupcakes.

Chocolate Coconut Cupcakes
These chocolate coconut cupcakes have a coconut and cream cheese frosting that adds an incredible flavor to these cupcakes. Toasting the coconut makes these chocolate coconut cupcakes positively mouth-watering.

Easter Cupcakes
These Easter cupcakes are vanilla cupcakes topped with cream cheese frosting and coconut. Chocolate candy Easter eggs finish off these tasty Easter cupcakes.

Chocolate Cupcakes
These chocolate cupcakes are rich, moist and delicious. Sour cream adds tenderness to this chocolate cupcake recipe.

Eyeball Halloween Cupcakes
These eyeball Halloween cupcakes are easy to make. All you need is white icing, red gel icing, green gel icing and one Junior Mint to make these eyeball cupcakes.

Flower Cupcakes
These flower cupcakes are perfect for birthday parties, Easter and spring celebrations. These flower decorated cupcakes are made with gumdrops, M&Ms and green gel icing. These flower cupcakes are so easy to make, kids can make them all by themselves.

Fun Cupcake Ideas
These fun cupcakes ideas include birthday cupcake decorating ideas, Halloween cupcakes, Easter cupcakes and more fun cupcake decorating ideas.

Ghost Cupcakes
Ghost cupcakes make the perfect Halloween party food. You will need white icing, Milano cookies, chocolate chips and black gel icing to make these ghost Halloween cupcakes.

Graduation Cupcakes
These graduation cupcakes are a great dessert for graduation parties of all kinds. These graduation cupcakes use mini peanut butter cups, thin mints and fruit roll-ups to look like mortar boards. Make the tassels of these graduation cap cupcakes match your school colors.

Halloween Cupcakes
These Halloween cupcakes include witches hat cupcakes, cat cupcakes, ghost cupcakes and more. You will get lots of great Halloween cupcake ideas for decorating from these Halloween cupcake pictures.

Harry Potter Party Cupcakes
These Harry Potter party cupcakes will be the highlight of your Harry Potter-themed party. Whether you're hosting a party for a movie screening or a kids' birthday, these cupcakes make an ideal treat for the occasion. They have Harry Potter's face with glasses and the famous scar.

Ideas for Decorating Kids Birthday Cupcakes
Cupcakes are a fun, easy way to make a kids' birthday special. And the kids birthday cupcake decorating ideas featured here are easy enough for anyone to master.

Ladybug Cupcakes
These ladybug cupcakes are made with vanilla cupcakes, vanilla icing, red colored sugar, chocolate chips and chocolate gel icing. A junior mint serves as the ladybug's head for these ladybug cupcakes.

Mummy Cupcakes
These mummy cupcakes make a splashy presentation at a Halloween party. You will need Milano cookies, chocolate frosting, white icing and black gel icing for these mummy cupcakes.

Patriotic Cupcakes
These patriotic cupcakes make great 4th of July cupcakes or Memorial Day cupcakes. These patriotic cupcakes are made with red, white and blue cupcake batter. For patriotic cupcakes decorating ideas, top with frosting and blueberries or red, white and blue sprinkles.

Red Velvet Cupcakes
Red velvet cupcakes make a terrific special occasion treat for birthdays, fourth of July or anytime you want a moist and delicious cupcake. This recipe for red velvet cupcakes can also be made as a red velvet cake - just bake in a cake pan and increase the baking time.

Soccer Cupcakes
These soccer cupcakes will be the hit of your kids' soccer birthday party. All it takes is some black gel icing and Junior Mints to decorate these soccer cupcakes.

Spaghetti and Meatballs Cupcakes
These spaghetti and meatballs cupcakes are a fun April Fools Day recipe. These spaghetti and meatballs cupcakes are so easy, kids can make this April Fools recipe themselves.

Spider Cupcakes
These spider cupcakes will delight the kids. You will need white icing, red licorice, junior mints and Hershey kisses to make these spider cupcakes.

St. Patrick's Day Cupcakes
These St. Patricks Day cupcakes are a simple vanilla cupcake recipe tinted green for St. Patrick's day. Kids will enjoy making and decorating these St. Patrick's Day cupcakes.

Strawberry Cupcakes Recipe
This strawberry cupcakes recipe is a homemade strawberry cupcake made with fresh strawberry puree. What makes these the best strawberry cupcakes is that the icing is dotted with fresh strawberries, too.

Strawberry Cupcakes
These strawberry cupcakes are made with a cake mix, strawberry jelly and frozen chopped strawberries. Top these strawberry cupcakes with cream cheese frosting and a fresh strawberry.

Tombstone Cupcakes
Tombstone cupcakes are fun and easy to decorate. You will need chocolate frosting, Milano cookies, black gel icing and chocolate sprinkles to make these tombstone cupcakes.

Turkey Cupcakes
These turkey cupcakes are a fun Thanksgiving activity for kids. To make these Thanksgiving cupcakes, you will need mini peanut butter cups, white chocolate chips, black gel icing and candy corn. Kids love decorating these turkey cupcakes.

Vanilla Cupcake Recipe
Cupcakes are so versatile. Make this vanilla cupcake recipe for kids birthdays, Halloween or anytime. Top these vanilla cupcakes with my recipes for buttercream frosting, cream cheese frosting or chocolate frosting.

Vanilla Cupcakes
This vanilla cupcake recipe yields very moist vanilla cupcakes that are perfect for decorating. One you try this tender vanilla cupcake recipe, you will never go back to a mix again

Witch Hat Cupcakes
These witch hat cupcakes look impressive, but they're really easy to make. These step by step instructions show you how to decorate these Halloween cupcakes like witch hats.

Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes
Ice cream cone cupcakes make a fun birthday party treat for kids. It's easiest to bake cupcakes in ice cream cones that are flat-bottomed. This recipe for ice cream cupcakes shows you how to make ice cream cone cupcakes that are tasty and easy to decorate.

Cream Cheese Frosting
This cream cheese frosting recipe is the perfect topping for red velvet cupcakes, Easter cupcakes, carrot cake cupcakes and more.

Hummingbird Cupcakes
This hummingbird cupcakes recipe is from Georgetown Cupcake. The combination of banana, pineapple and nuts is a winning one in this cupcake recipe.

Cupcake Recipes from Scratch
Making cupcake recipes from scratch tastes so much better than using a mix. And it's easier than you think. This collection includes recipes for chocolate cupcakes, vanilla cupcakes, red velvet cupcakes, carrot cake cupcakes, hummingbird cupcakes and more.

Lemon Cupcakes
These lemon cupcakes have a bright, citrusy flavor that appeals to both kids and adults. You can frost these cupcakes with vanilla frosting, lemon buttercream frosting or cream cheese frosting.

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