Mini-shaped cake that is loaded with topping decorations on it is one of the characteristics of the cupcake itself. However, did you know that not all cupcakes at first are mini like this? Cupcakes were not always produced in paper cup molds like they are now. Cupcakes were once well-known for being baked in glass cups rather than paper cups. As a result, as time progressed and paper cups grew more common, cupcakes became famous for their small shapes in paper cups. The next step is to understand why cupcakes are called that because the components for the cake are measured according to the size of the cup. As a result of these characteristics, the term cupcake has become highly popular. Although they still use the same basic ingredients, such as butter, sugar, eggs, and flour, cupcakes now have quite a lot of variants and flavors. In addition, of course, the more toppings, the more interesting the cupcakes are. Various toppings are commonly used to decorate cupcakes. The ingredients used as toppings are becoming more varied as time passes. Although mostly cupcakes use whipped cream as a topping, other toppings such as ice cream, marshmallows, crumbs, icing cream, and even fruit can be great options as cupcake toppings. So, since cupcakes can be stated as a cake that is easy to make and the ingredients are easy to find, cupcakes are one of the most popular and well-liked cake recipes, even December 15 is celebrated as national cupcakes day. Cupcakes themselves are often made to commemorate a celebration. Mostly celebrations like birthdays and Easter celebrations. Then, besides being made to commemorate a celebration, cupcakes are also made as gifts.
Are you having trouble regarding what activities are fun but can also enhance children's creativity? Try asking them to decorate the cupcakes. The activity of decorating something, especially things that are considered fun by children, will certainly attract children's attention. When it comes to decorating cupcakes, when children see a variety of toppings and they can even eat their creations, they will have a certain satisfaction with their creations. Parents, even kindergarten teachers, can use this method to enhance children's creativity. Children do not have to play with the oven and cake ingredients that are troublesome, however, children can be creative with the toppings provided. The only things that must be prepared are plain cupcakes and colorful whipping cream that have been packed in piping bags. If you want it to be even fancier, things like sprinkle can be a beautiful topping when poured on top of the cream topping. You can give an example of how to decorate the cupcakes at the beginning, then, to give a more interesting impression, you can give gifts to children who can decorate their cupcakes as well as possible. That way, in addition to the cupcakes that can be consumed by children, children will also be happy when they can decorate their own cupcakes.
The appearance of outdated calendars has become a common sight, especially in classrooms filled with children. In addition, the calendar is usually used to be a reminder of a certain date and time to commemorate an event. Knowing and remembering the day and date of children's birthdays is something that should be remembered in the case of classrooms full of children. However, isn't it too common to remember children's birthdays just by circling the date on the calendar? What if we make something unique and unusual? People used to call these reminders birthday cupcakes for the classroom calendar. Children can also participate in the process of making this calendar. The items that need to be prepared are, of course, the print out the shape of a fairly large cupcake so that it can be clearly seen which consists of 12 pieces. This is because this cupcake will act as the month in a year. Make sure each printout cupcakes are different, both in color and shape. Then, prepare glue or tape, and colored markers. Next, from the twelve printout cupcakes, write the name of the month from January to December on each of the printout cupcakes. Then, coordinate each child to choose the color of marker they want and direct them to write their birth date on the printout cupcakes according to the month of their birthday. After each child has written down their birthday date, apply tape or glue on the back of the printed cupcakes and stick them on the wall in a row from the cupcakes that say January to December. So there you have it, a simple and unique method to remember every children's birthday. There's no need to be concerned about forgetting their birthdays because this artwork not only looks adorable but also demonstrates how creative it is.