Tuesday Tip - Easy Summer Cupcakes

easy summer cupcakes beach party cupcakes

It's time for summer cookouts and family get-togethers, so that means you need to bring a treat or two.  Today's Tuesday Tip is all about fun cupcake ideas that don't require mad frosting skills;  first up head over to Moms & Munchkins and learn how I made these easy beach party cupcakes.

easy summer cupcakes watermelon patch cupcakes
watermelon patch cupcakes

Nothing is more quintessential summer than watermelon, so how about making watermelon patch cupcakes? I baked cupcakes in these fun striped liners from Shop Sweet Lulu, frosted them and covered them with crushed Oreo cookie 'dirt'.  The pièce de résistance? Watermelon gumballs from SweetWorks.

easy summer cupcakes Snow Cone Cupcakes

Here are a few other too-fun ideas to try...head over to Best Friends For Frosting and learn how to make these Snow Cone Cupcakes, perfect for 4th Of July barbecues this weekend.

easy summer cupcakes firecracker cupcakes

Another idea for this weekend...you all know how I love my candy melts.  These adorable firecracker cupcakes from Reading Confetti are so easy, even the kids can help make them.

easy summer cupcakes fishing cupcakes

Go fishing this summer with The Decorated Cookie's easy, fishing inspired toppers. They are made with gumdrops!

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