Step 1: Set Up
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line a muffin pan with paper or foil liners
Step 2: Gather
Gather ingredients necessary for baking chocolate cupcakes.
Step 3: Mix
Sift together flour, baking soda, baking powder,cocoa and salt. Set aside.
Step 4: Mix Continued
Cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
Step 5: Mix Continued
Add eggs one at a time, beating well with each addition, then stir in vanilla. Add flour mixture alternately with milk; beat well.
Step 6: Combine
Combine bowl 1 with bowl 2, stir well.
Step 7: Final Mix Look
This is what your final mix of the two bowls together should look like.
Step 8: Bake
Bake for 15 to 17 minutes in the preheated oven.
Step 9: Final Looks
Frost with your favorite frosting when cool.