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Earth Day Cupcakes – An easy and fun recipe to help celebrate Earth Day! These green and blue earth day cupcakes taste amazing and super cute! Great for a weekend party! All you need is a few simple ingredients: cake mix, egg, oil, green and blue food coloring. So beautiful! Quick and easy, holiday recipe, party food. Video recipe. |

These cupcakes are a great take-along snack that you can proudly display on Earth Day. Or you can serve them at a party just for fun, and they’re even fun for kids birthday parties.

You can use whatever white cake mix you prefer. It’s best to use natural food coloring such as these ones to be as sustainable and healthy as possible on Earth Day.

Watch our video tutorial to see how to make them:

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Easy 2 Tone Blue And Green Cupcakes (with Video)

Two tone cupcakes you can make for a party or Earth Day
Prep Time: 10 mins
Cook Time: 15 mins
Total Time: 25 mins
Servings: 6 servings


  • 1 box white cake mix, your choice
  • ingredients called for on cake mix box, oil, egg, water etc
  • green food coloring
  • blue food coloring
  • cupcake liners


  • Preheat the oven at 350F degrees. Add cupcake liners to the muffin tin and set aside.
  • Make cake batter according to the package instructions. Divide evenly between two medium bowls. Add several drops of green color to one, and several drops of blue color to the other. Mix thoroughly.
  • Add some green batter to each cup, then some blue batter. Alternate the two colors until each cup is two thirds full.
  • Bake in the lower third of your oven for 15-17 minutes. Serve and enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Easy 2 Tone Blue And Green Cupcakes (with Video)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 274 Calories from Fat 90
% Daily Value*
Fat 10g15%
Saturated Fat 2g10%
Polyunsaturated Fat 4g
Monounsaturated Fat 4g
Sodium 259mg11%
Potassium 67mg2%
Carbohydrates 46g15%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 35g39%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 150IU3%
Calcium 30mg3%
Iron 0.5mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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Author: Cindy
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