beautiful fall cupcakes
Not that there's ever a bad time for cupcakes, but fall seems like an especially perfect time for them. I'm always in need of a dessert for a school bake sale, or a treat for a ballgame, or a dessert for a tailgate or gathering, and cupcakes are my go-to dessert. They're easy to make, loved by all, and the fall flavors you can incorporate are endless.

From pumpkin to hot chocolate, apple, and beyond, there are so many warm and welcoming fall themes that pop perfectly in cupcakes. Here are five of the most fantastic fall-inspired cupcake recipes.

What are your favorite fall-inspired cupcakes?

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