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Birthday Bouquet

Posted by Katie Posted on Aug - 12 - 2012

On June 14, 2012 my Nana turned 90 years young.  I wasn’t going to miss it for the world, nor was I going to let the celebration be without a heartfelt cupcake creation.  My Nana is a beautiful woman who taught me much about being a lady of elegance.  As early as the age of  [ Read More ]

Categories: Birthdays


Posted by Katie Posted on Jul - 22 - 2012

A beautiful young girl passed the threshold of womanhood this year at this sparkling turquoise Quincinera.  Her name is Samantha, and I had the privilege of making her this cupcake creation.  Her mother, a dear friend of ours through church, secured me well in advance of the date, and she was kind enough to give  [ Read More ]

Categories: Birthdays, Other Occasions

Mickey & Me: Big Boy Turns Three!

Posted by Katie Posted on Mar - 18 - 2012

This cupcake creation marks the 3rd anniversary of Cupcakes by Katie.  My first “special occasion” creation was done for a cute little baby named Jake on his first birthday two years ago (fire truck).  Since then Jake has fallen in love with Mickey and friends.  Instead of throwing a party this year his parents had  [ Read More ]

Categories: Birthdays

Rock Star

Posted by Katie Posted on Jan - 29 - 2012

  Purple.  Black.  White.  Rock.  Star.   On their own these words are simple, but slam them all together and you get a rock star explosion!  Brianna is a beautiful young lady at my church who rocks it out with the Youth worship team every now and then, so I wasn’t surprised when she and her  [ Read More ]

Categories: Birthdays

A Pop of Pink & a Party to Remember

Posted by Katie Posted on Jan - 07 - 2012

2011 was a year of sweet surprises.  I turned the big 3-0 and dreamed of the ultimate party to celebrate.  I didn’t want the big moment to pass me by with regrets.  For weeks leading up to my birthday I thought of my dream celebration:  black and white cocktail party with all my closest friends and  [ Read More ]

Categories: Birthdays

Fake Cake Zebra Bake

Posted by Katie Posted on Oct - 02 - 2011

Recently and oh so typically I found myself itching to do another cupcake creation, when all of a sudden my friend, Kara, started asking for recommendations on bakeries in the local area – she decided last minute to throw her daughter a birthday party.  It was one week away.  I could tell she was hesitant to  [ Read More ]

Categories: Birthdays