Very Merry Vanilla Cupcakes
 
 
Ingredients
  • 2¼ cups flour
  • 1½ cups sugar
  • 4 tsp baking powder
  • ¾ tsp salt
  • ½ cup unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3 eggs
  • Icing of your choice
Instructions
  1. Combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt.
  2. Add the butter in chunks, to the flour mix, then add ¾ cup milk. Beat on low for 1 minute.
  3. Add eggs, and the remaining milk.
  4. Beat until smooth.
  5. Pour the batter into approximately 24 muffin cups.
  6. Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 20-25 minutes.
  7. Cool before icing them.
Notes

The cupcake recipe works great for a cake too. Just put the batter into 2 lightly buttered 8-inch baking pans, and bake for 35-40 minutes. I also line the bottom of my cake pans with a circle of wax paper. The cakes then slide out like butta!
Recipe by A Pretty Life In The Suburbs at http://www.aprettylifeinthesuburbs.com/holiday-gift-ideas-very-merry-cupcake-kits/