Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Daisy Cupcakes

I made these daisy cupcakes for my daughter's Daisy troop. I just love how they turned out. I found the idea on Family Fun.

To make these we used cupcakes, white frosting, yellow food coloring, large marshmallows, gumdrops, kitchen shears and a frosting spreader.

Mix the yellow food coloring with the white frosting. Frost the cupcakes.

Place a gumdrop to the center of each cupcake.

To make the petals, set a large marshmallow on it's side, press flat with your palm. Then cut it in 1/3 s with kitchen shears. Repeat. Approx. 6 petals per flower.

I found using the store brand marshmallow worked better the name brand marshmallows. The name brand would get holes in them.

We also made a bridge since the girls were bridging from Daisy's to Brownies.

We used a card table with the legs pointing up, a sturdy plastic container for the step and covered it with a plastic table cloth. The girls got a big kick crossing the bridge.

Congratulations Caity !!!!

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  1. What darling cupcakes!

    Congrats to your GS-- she now can don the green vest!

    My daughter is older now, but we've sold many a GS cookie. =)

  2. I love the cupcakes! Very Cute! Congratulations to Caity!

  3. Absolutely adorable!! These would be a great summer baking project...may just work on that :)

  4. Those cupcakes are darling! Yummy!

  5. a friend made those cupcakes a few months ago at a baby shower they were such a hit. They look so cute online but in person they are amazing! ;)

  6. Those cupcakes are fantastic! What a clever bridge...congrats to all the new Brownies :)