Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cupcakes

June 9, 2013By cozyovenCupcakes 1 Comment

This recipe features another way to spice up your regular store bought cake mix. I made cupcakes with store bought cake mix before and they were just way too fluffy and airy (never again!). Adding sour cream and buttermilk gives these cupcake a little more density and moisture than usual. If you are a cinnamon … Read More

Espresso mochi cupcake (gluten free)

August 9, 2012By cozyovenCupcakes No Comments

Moving day is quickly approaching and my plan to clear my baking pantry before the big move is not progressing quick enough. I am trying to use up my baking ingredients as much as possible so I don’t have to lug them over when I move (move as little stuff as possible!). So when I … Read More

Chocolate cream cheese cupcake

May 28, 2012By cozyovenCupcakes No Comments

  I travelled back to Ottawa to spend Victoria’s day weekend with my family. What a lovely weekend it was! And of course a lovely weekend is not a lovely weekend without some baking :). I also had the honour of having two excellent little helpers in helping me bake these delicious goodies (Thank you again, can’t … Read More

Mini sweet potato chocolate chip cupcakes

October 12, 2011By cozyovenCupcakes No Comments

Happy Thanksgiving from my cozy oven! For the past four years of Thanksgiving I’ve always spent it in Toronto due to the busy-ness of undergrad, I always seemed to have tests after the long weekend! Thankfully this year, the midterm is before the long weekend so I finally get to go home for Thanksgiving! Although … Read More

Lemon Poppyseed Roses

March 10, 2011By cozyovenCupcakes No Comments

I love baking with lemon. The fresh scent of lemon just makes me wish that summer is here already. The green grass, the flip flops, the beach, the skirts, the flowers, picnics….and Micky mouse and Minnie mouse, and Cinderella, and Goofy and Pooh and ….. Why Disney characters you ask? Because I will be going … Read More

Mice, owls, and pumpkin!

November 22, 2010By cozyovenBars, Cupcakes 1 Comment

Last Friday was the IMMSA bake sale to raise money for our undergrad Immunology (study of immune systems) student association. I, being a fourth year immunology student with a passion for baking, of course couldn’t pass the chance to help out! When I was deciding what I wanted to make for it, the first thing … Read More

Coffee Crisp Cupcakes

November 4, 2010By cozyovenCupcakes 3 Comments

Halloween day means candy party for kids. Post-Halloween means chocolate sales for oldies (XD) who are too old for trick-or-treating but need to satisfy their sweet teeth. So being a chocolate lover, my boyfriend bought a whole bunch of Coffee Crisps on sale which became my source of inspiration for this blog entry. I also … Read More