Easy Rips Carrot Cupcake for Easter

As a busy mom who gets called on often to assist with class parties, I tend to embrace my creative side while finding unique ways to save time along the way. Cupcakes tend to be a crowd pleaser and can be simple to create. They are easy to sever in bulk and are quick for clean-up, making them a selection I lean on often when prepping for a youth event. With Easter so close, I am excited to share a few methods to take ordinary treats and turn them into holiday favorites.

Easy Easter Cupcakes

Easy Carrot Cupcake for Easter

Things you will need:

  • 12 orange Starburst
  • Bag of Rips candy (green for the carrot top)
  • 1 tablespoon cinnamon mixed with 1 tablespoon sugar in a shaker
  • 24 frosted cupcakes {any flavor with white color icing}

How to make a candy carrot:

  1. Cut your Starburst in half.
  2. Flatten the top of one end and make the other end pointed.
  3. On the flattened end add some green Rips {pulled apart in strands}.
  4. Wrap the flattened end around the Rips
  5. Roll the whole thing to form a carrot shape

Putting it all together:

  1. Take your frosted cupcake and sprinkle on the cinnamon/sugar mixture to create a dirt look.
  2. Place carrot on top of cupcake.
  3. Enjoy!

Easy Rips Carrot Cupcake for Easter

About the author
Mrs. Hatland is a 30-something married, mom of 7 and the face behind the popular online publication, Motherhood Defined. Known as the Iowa Mom blogger by her local peers and “The Fairy Blogmother” worldwide. She has professional experience in working closely with clients on brand ambassadorships, client outreach services, content creation and creative social media advertising exposure.
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