"If you want a thing well done, do it yourself."

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Okay, you know that I got my Babycakes cupcake maker yesterday! :) I have been dying to use this thing!! 

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Isn’t she purdy?? :) 

Now, for my first endeavor with my new machine, I didn’t just want to make plain ‘ol cupcakes.. Especially on New Years Eve! I came up with the idea of doing Pop Rocks cupcakes and they turned out SO cute and fun! 

Want to know how to make your own? :) 

First, bake your cupcakes. Whether it be in an oven or Babycakes cupcake maker. 
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Cut a hole in the center of your cupcake(s).. 
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Fill with Pop Rocks.. 
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Frost, just like you would any cupcake.. 
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See? Looks normal! :) (Don’t judge my icing job.. It was my first time using a piping bag!) 
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Until you open the center! Hellloooo Pop Rocks!! 
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Fun, right?? 

Hope you try them out! Have a happy and SAFE New Year!! :)

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Do it yourself, also known as DIY, is the method of building, modifying, or repairing something without the aid of experts or professionals. Academic research describes DIY as behaviors where "individuals engage raw and semi-raw materials and component parts to produce, transform, or reconstruct material possessions, including those drawn from the natural environment (e.g. landscaping)".[1] DIY behavior can be triggered by various motivations previously categorized as marketplace motivations (economic benefits, lack of product availability, lack of product quality, need for customization), and identity enhancement (craftsmanship, empowerment, community seeking, uniqueness)

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