Atom Cupcakes

These cupcakes embody the “trademark” of science. Use store-bought cupcakes and free up more time to get creative with decorations. Sponsor content courtesy of Airheads.

Photo By: Aaron Rapoport Photography ©2016, Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Aaron Rapoport Photography ©2016, Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Ready, Set, Create!

In just a few, easy steps you can create this fun (edible!) craft.

Step 1: Go Xtreme

Start this kitchen craft with Airheads Xtremes.

Step 2: Trim Into Belts

Using a pizza cutter, cut along the color lines of an Airheads Xtremes.

Step 3: Make Bands

Loop one color belt around and join the ends together with any flavor Airheads Bites (the electron). Repeat twice with different flavors for a total of three bands.

Step 4: Add to Cupcake

Place banded belts on top of an iced cupcake.

Step 5: Finishing Touch

Add an Airheads Bites in the center of the “atom” as the proton.

Step 6: Enjoy

You’re ready to enjoy a sparkling array of science cupcake!