Pumpkin cupcakes with brown butter buttercream

October 17, 2016By joy's cozy ovenCupcakes No Comments

Happy pumpkin season! Pumpkin season marks the one year anniversary of my blog’s “rebirth” and also my cupcake side-business idea! Yay! I updated the “Shoppe” section of my blog. Please check it out if you are interested in ordering some homemade cupcakes from me 🙂 Pumpkin dessert makers know, you can’t just make one type … Read More

Golden oreo cupcakes

May 7, 2016By joy's cozy ovenCupcakes 4 Comments

I had a cupcake order this week for the bf’s coworker goodbye party. I am so happy to be baking cupcakes for her because she was my first customer! I made the pink and green cupcakes for her daughter’s one year old birthday.  That was when I just started to make cupcakes. I am so thankful for her … Read More

Matcha cupcakes with matcha frosting

April 11, 2016By joy's cozy ovenCupcakes No Comments

There is so much matcha love in Toronto right now. Tsujiri, Uncle Tetsu matcha cafe, Nohohon Tea Room are just some of the new matcha related openings.  This matcha latte lover here is loving it. Because of all the new cafe / tea shop openings I gave myself a little food mission – try as … Read More

Cake pops: tips and tricks!

February 19, 2016By joy's cozy ovenCakes, Cupcakes No Comments

I had a love-hate relationship with cake pops until now (I hope after reading these tips and tricks… it’s more love than hate). They are so cute and delicious to eat but making them look pretty is a challenging and frustrating process. I’ve experienced pretty much all of the fails you could experience while making cake pops. … Read More

Apple cinnamon cupcakes

November 23, 2015By joy's cozy ovenCupcakes, Uncategorized No Comments

This past summer a few girlfriends and I finally experienced high tea at the Ritz Carlton. We’ve been planning to go since winter but we’ve decided it would be nicer to drink tea in summer dresses instead of baggy sweaters. It was a lovely afternoon of drinking fancy tea and sampling dainty finger foods. Do not … Read More