Archive for February 27th, 2009

The Cupcake: Through a Frosting, Darkly

The Cupcake: Through a Frosting, Darkly

| February 27, 2009 | 3 Comments

I have always been mildly troubled by cupcakes. I understand their immediate attraction– they’re cute, individual packages of utensil-free eating. It’s cake on-the-go for busy people who like such things. I had once thought they were adorable for (small) children’s parties, but I am no longer convinced.

I just don’t care much for them. Not that they aren’t occasionally delicious. I just don’t like what they stand for.

Continue Reading