Spiced Chai Latte Cupcakes with Cinnamon Swiss Meringue Buttercream - (this is adapted from a vegan recipe that I've made before and LOVE so I suppose I'll have to make and eat these too in the name of scientific research) :D
Inside-Out Carrot Cupcakes - This carrot cup cake recipe takes carrot cake to the next level. I bet if you wanted to be "lazy" you could just use the already made carrot cake mix and they would be just as yummy
Difference between American, French, and Italian buttercream icings. (Recipes for all I'm not sure I can justify making buttercream frosting 3 times between now and Aelah's party.I do love a good buttercream frosting though!
Meringue Cupcakes with Stewed Rhubarb and Raspberries
Meringue Cupcakes with Stewed Rhubarb and Raspberries: Take extra care filling cupcake liners with meringue. It is important that none of the meringue spills over the liner onto the muffin tin because it will make removing the baked cupcakes difficult.