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Hey Cupcake!

I don't have a cupcake obsession, really, but they just seem to be a hot thing right now. I was in Austin last week for work and we finished up shooting a couple of hours early, so I asked some of the local folks what to do and they said to check out downtown Austin and Hey Cupcake, a cupcake vendor parked in a lot on Congress. It sounded really fun, so we punched the address of the parking lot into the Garmin and took off.

We finally find it and it's basically a silver Airstream trailerhuge with a huge pink cupcake on top. I had the red velvet cupcake with cream cheese frosting and it was really yummy!

This got me thinking - how cool would it be to open a cupcake truck like those taco trucks that drive around and serve awesome Mexican food? I could just call it "The Cupcake Truck" and it would be like an ice cream truck, but with cupcakes! If I could charge $2.50 a cupcake like these folks, I'd be in business!

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  2. Just edited my comment because I see that you've already been to Sprinkles, that other bastion of supreme cupcake goodness. No need to apologize for extensive cupcake coverage - I cannot think of a more fulfilling (or perhaps just filling) hobby.

    Hope you had a great time in Austin! And thanks for checking out my little slice of the internet.

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  3. This is SO Austin! Why have I not heard of this? I live here! There is another cupcake place called Polkadots Cupcakes that my friend and I wanted to take the kiddos to but we may have to try this one out also. So cool.

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