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Vanilla butter icing

Category: parenting

Duration: medium

Age: parent

Keywords: parenting, kids party food, kids party ideas


A simple but delicious treat, the icing on a cupcake is often our little ones favourite part! Easter is a good excuse to indulge in this type of sweet treat. Pair this icing with the Huggies perfect cupcake recipe to make a quick and delicious treat for your next special occasion.

Little boy enjoying cupcake icing


  • 3 cups icing sugar
  • 1 cup (softened) butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • food colouring of choice


1. Using an electric mixer whisk the icing sugar and butter together on low speed until well combined.
2. Add vanilla and continue to beat on medium speed for approximately one minute.
3. Add one to two drops of your favourite food colouring and mix on low speed for one more minute.

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Little boy enjoying cupcake icing

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