Monday, August 27, 2007

It's My Birthday!

It's my 35th birthday today. Have one of my cupcakes!

Chocolate Cream Cheese Cupcakes(12 servings)

1/4 cup cocoa
1 1/2 cup flour
1/3 cup vegetable oil
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup water
1 cup sugar

Filling1-8 ounce package of cream cheese
1/3 cup sugar
1 egg
1-6 ounce package chocolate chips

Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
In a large bowl combine cocoa, flour, oil, baking soda, vanilla, water, and sugar until smooth.
In a smaller bowl, combine cream cheese, sugar and egg until smooth. Stir in chocolate chips.
Line a 12 cup cupcake pan with paper liners. Pour equal amounts of chocolate mixture in each cup. Top with equal amounts of cream cheese mixture. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes.


lutheranmom said...

Happy Birthday Iris!! Hope you have a great day.

Alex said...

Happy Birthday, Happy Birthday Baby! Have a great day!

Unknown said...

Happy Birthday, Iris!!

Linda said...

Happy Birthday!!! Hope it's a good one.

Rev Kim said...

Happy Birthday, Iris! Have a great day of celebration!

Thanks for sharing your cupcake recipe. They sound divine. Can't wait to make them!

more cows than people said...

Happy birthday, dear one! I'm so glad you were born!

(And it's cool that our birthdays are so close together... mine is this coming Sunday!)

Towanda said...

Happy Birthday! Enjoy those cupcakes, they sound like they're to die for...

Amy said...

Love to you, birthday girl!

Cathy said...

Let's celebrate! Happy Birthday! Wheeeeee

Di said...

Woohoo!!! Happy birthday!

Diane M. Roth said...

sorry to be a day late, but HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

revhipchick said...

Happy Belated Birthday!

Those are some of my FAVORITE cupcakes--yum!

I turn 35 on Monday! too bad we're not closer or we could have one wicked celebration!

i hope you had a great day and that you continue to celebrate the rest of this week!

many blessings!

Diane M. Roth said...

thirty five -- it was a good year, (sigh). I was in seminary. those were good times.

Rev SS said...

Belated Happy B'day to you ... 35 is such a good age to be .. but so is every year ahead ... may this be a great year for you.

Pink Shoes said...

Happy, happy birthday!

momma helen said...

Yum! I've always wanted to know how to make these cupcakes. I'll have to celebrate your birthday-plus-a-month.