Hello Kitty Cupcakes

My niece turned 8 yesterday, the same day as my dad.  To celebrate, we went to Dave and Busters for dinner and had Mich’lae’s Hello Kitty Cupcakes for dessert.

Vanilla cupcakes (Duncan Hines)

Cream Cheese Frosting (recipe below)

Hello Kitty Holders (CaraMia Store)

—————————————

Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

1 block cream cheese (room temperature)

1 stick unsalted butter (room temperature)

1 cup confectioner’s sugar

1 tsp pure Madagascar vanilla extract

Mix ingredients in order listed above in a mixer.  (I use a Kitchen Aid with the paddle.)  Add food coloring or color gel. Add to container or decorating bag with icing tip and decorate.