– Because they take less time to bake than cake.
– Because you can decorate them according to each individual person’s preference. For example, this year for my husband’s birthday we will be having both peanut butter icing and vanilla icing.
– Because you can buy cute cupcake containers and put them in your kids’ lunch for school.
– Because you only have to frost the top of a cupcake, not the sides (which can be difficult and normally causes my cakes to lean).