Spruce up an ordinary cupcake with a boat mould and boat holders.  I will show you how to make the boat mold and the holders and give you a simple recipe to kick up a chocolate ( box ) cake mix and frosting.   My neighbor is having a baby shower this weekend and I thought these would be cute for a boy's theme.  The boat cupcakes were very good and I had several compliments on the flavor.  They are quick and easy to make. 

Step 1: What You Will Need For The Cupcakes

1 Regular chocolate cake mix.
1 Can whipped white frosting.
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
Smart Balance
Miracle whip
Creme De Menthe or ( raspberry flavoring for the raspberry topped cup cakes)
Raspberries for garnish if desired.
Food coloring

For The Boat Mould:
Tin foil/scissors

For The Boat
Crochet thread
Scotch tape
hole punch if you have one
Several pieces of printed paper 8 1/2 X 11 (1 for each boat ) Paper safe for food.

Please note: I used skewers in the pictures but decided it would be best to use straws for the kids. They worked out better anyway.

Sis, these are so cool. Makes me wish my "boys" were still boys :)
Thanks! They were fun to make.
These are amazing!!!!!!!Well done!
i love your boats!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! they look so cute:D!
Perfect for a pirate party! Yar!
Thanks for commenting!
I really like these! Very creative!
Thanks for taking the time to comment.
Thanks! I love your ideas also. You are very creative!
What a fantastic 5 Star Idea! You'll get my vote!!!

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