Beach Bum Cupcakes
Such a fun way to celebrate Summer with the kids. Make a batch of cupcakes and turn them into these fun Beach Bum Cupcakes. So easy and the whole family will love it!
any flavor, baked as cupcakes according to package
Blue Raspberry Frosting
drops blue food coloring
fruit roll ups
Assemble and bake cupcakes according to package. Yellow cake is great for the sandy color.
Whie the cupcakes are baking, In a large bowl, beat butter and gradually add confectioners sugar until combined.
Add in milk, raspberry extract and food coloring and mix until the color is uniform.
Frost cake as desired
Dairy Free Frosting
Replace the butter with a diary free margarine, and the milk with a dairy free milk alternative: almond, coconut, etc.
Once the cupcakes are cool frost with the blue frosting.
Sprinkle the brown sugar to resemble sand.
Cut a small strip of fruit roll up about 1/2 inch by 1 inch for a small beach mat for a teddy graham.
Place the "beach mat" and teddy grahams on the cupcake as desired and top with a paper umbrella.
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