Cupcake Fail.

Before I get to my big cupcake fail, there are some other pictures I failed to share…

Braised cabbage with onions and carrots:

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z played in the kitchen on Sunday!

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He roasted a whole chicken! AH!

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I ate lunch at Whole Foods.

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Still packing my lunch!Blog Pictures 006

z surprised me on Wednesday night by ordering Thai from Bangkok 54!

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Fresh rolls! Do we love them or what??Blog Pictures 008

Crispy tofu and basil!

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YUM!

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Ok…on to the baking failure.

We had a bunch of blackberries that I wanted to use, so I pureed them and pushed them through a strainer to get the seeds out. I found this recipe online and tried to follow it…

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Pretty cupcake liners!Blog Pictures 012Blog Pictures 013

Dry ingredients. Blog Pictures 014

Organic eggs.Blog Pictures 015

Here’s where I went wrong…I don’t have a mixer to ‘cream’ the butter and sugar…and I didn’t have enough sugar!

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All wet ingredients together.Blog Pictures 017

The batter was beautiful and I really wanted them to turn out…

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They were really oily and tasted like baking powder. The consistency was gross.

This is what happens when you don’t follow the recipe…OOPS! Baking really is a science!

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