"The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul. No matter our talents, education, backgrounds, or abilities, we each have an inherent wish to create something that did not exist before." President Dieter F. Uchtdorf

Monday, May 21, 2012

Sesame Street Cupcakes

We were busy this weekend, playing Sesame Street!
We had a birthday party for my 2 year old.
 These cupcakes were simple and inexpensive to make.
1 box of cake mix, 1 jar of vanilla frosting, 1 box of the cheapo food coloring, Wilton Brand candy eyeballs found at Walmart and different toppings for each character.  Here is the breakdown:
Cookie Monster- 
1/2 chocolate chip cookie, candy eyes
brown cake sprinkles, 1/2 mint cookie, 1/2 fruit snack for the tongue, candy eyeballs
1/2 Oreo cookie, orange Sixlet for the nose and candy eyeballs
Big Bird-
candy eyeballs dipped in blue frosting, a fruit snack cut in half and opened as a beak
 I'll share how I made the personalized Sesame Street Sign later on.
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Unknown said...

They are adorable! My son would love the cookie monster ones. What excuse do I have to make them...

Margo said...

These are so cute and fun!

Lisa said...

How adorable! These are too cute and very professional-looking!

Recipes We Love said...

how fun... love them all

Unknown said...

just way too cute! And I love the sign!

Vanessa@Lovin-Life said...

So cute saw these on tatertots and jello! I am having sesame street b-day party for my little girl, might have to make these.

Just Jaime said...

Adorable! Very fun idea! I still love Sesame Street!

Unknown said...

These are just too cute! My daughter would LOVE these :) And I though I did well with Big Bird cookies--you're cupcakes kicked Big Bird's backside!!!