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Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Icing

I stocked up on canned pumpkin last year when they were talking about a shortage and now I have 3 cans of it sitting in my pantry that I need to use. I found the recipe for the cupcakes and the icing here: Pumpkin Cupcakes & Cream Cheese Icing . I did follow the recipes exactly except for adding cinnamon to the icing.

The one thing that I liked about this recipe over others I found was that it doesn't have oil. Some of the other ones I found called for oil and butter or to use a cake mix. These are good but I think next time I will add more pumpkin to the cupcake batter and a little more cinnamon to the icing. I need to make sure I buy unsalted butter too.

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  1. These look wonderful. Now I feel the need to add baking to tomorrow's "to do" list.

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  2. yummmmmm....recipe chickie!!!??? These would be perfect to make this weekend for the boys!

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  3. I had to laugh when my in-laws came from Illinois, they bought a bunch of cans of pumpkin here in Colorado because they couldn't find any there.

    I make a pumpkin bread that has the same ingredients... my daughter and I are going to make the cupcakes this weekend. Thanks for sharing the recipe... yummy!

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  4. I love the idea of adding cinnamon to the cream cheese frosting. Brilliant!

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  5. Hi Suzanne just wanted to pop back in and thank you once again for the recipe. My daughter and I made them this weekend and they were a big hit, everyone loved them especially with the cream cheese frosting. Yummy! Have a great week ~ Jovi

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  6. These look delicious.. I can't wait to try some.. Thanks for sharing..

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