There are cupcake recipes for elegant celebrations, just for kids, and even adult  only indulgences.  Here are 7 creative cupcake recipes, consider it a little sampling to make today sweeter.  Cupcakes make the world a better place.

No really, they do.

Not only do cupcakes provide that sweet indulgence so many of us crave, they have also become their very own works of art. Cupcakes are not simply a treat at a party, they are an essential element to the party decor itself - from the fondant flowers to mini-bites on pedestal displays, to sweet frosting and cake in lieu of the usual tea, cupcakes are all the rage. And if I'm going to jump on any bandwagon - cupcakes are it. So, enjoy the beautiful, the elegant, the creative and even quirky cupcake inspirations below. We have no doubt one of the many will be a fit for your next celebration....or late night guilty pleasure.{wink}

Elegant Celebrations

Elegant Floral and Pearl Inspired Cupcakes Every cupcake at this site is a work of art. If you are planning a wedding shower or baby shower, this is a wonderful online location for cupcake inspiration. If you happen to live in the UK, you can take pastry classes from this company and learn how to make these specific cupcakes step-by-step in a class! Adorable Teacup Cupcakes Are you planning a wedding shower or a baby shower?  Teacup cupcakes are an elegant addition to any ladies-only celebration and oh-so-simple to make.

Cupcakes just for the Kids

Spring Bunny Cupcakes Whether you celebrate the Easter holiday or simply want a kid-friendly and fun Spring party cupcake, these Bunnies are a wonderful fit. Thing 1 and Thing 2 Cupcakes Have twins? The Thing 1 Thing 2 party theme is a fabulous idea when celebrating two at once. Take red velvet cupcakes, add some blue cotton candy to the top and you're all set for a fabulous Dr. Seuss themed party.

Adult Only Indulgences

Hello Lover........

Some sweets are made for adult eyes and palettes only.... Enjoy! Churro Cupcakes Churro-inspired topping with Dulche Le Leche cupcakes?! To. Die. For. Triple Salted Caramel (Step by Step Photos) Light brown sugar cake with a delightful salted caramel center makes for the perfect indulgence to break all those diet rules. Because occasionally, rules are made to be broken. This post contributed by Nicole at Moments that Define Life. Nicole is a stiletto wearing, Cabernet sipping Mama to three girls. She has spent the bulk of her life being a bad cook - she'd much rather be indulging in the cupcakes above. But, she has reformed her ways and vows to improve her skills each day in an effort to keep her husband. Her efforts are lost on her children, who respectfully prefer chicken nuggets and PB&J’s.