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how many cupcakes ?

I have about 40 invites out there .. not including family .. How many cupcakes would you make ... I dont want a bunch left but i want plenty ? HMMMMMMMMMMMM what is your thoughts ...

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Asked by tweetyfan at 5:40 PM on Oct. 5, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I would make one per person for everyone that you invited. Some kids will eat two if there are plenty and that way you have enough.

    Answer by scout_mom at 5:41 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • So 40 plus family? I'd probably go with 80 or so.... Then again, I'm a cupcake fiend, so I'd totally eat whatever was left over, heh. But 2 per person doesn't sound completely unreasonable. To me, that is.

    Answer by Anouck at 5:41 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • i would make 80 to because if you make one per person..what if that person brings a friend or a guess..and if you have some left over send them home with your guess if you dont want them..

    Answer by liljess09 at 5:43 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • 65... sounds like a good number, leaves extra for those who eat more than one and you can always send a few home with people if there are left overs.

    Answer by bjojola at 5:44 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • You could do 40 or 50. Then just have other treats sitting around. Like some candy. Or Ice cream.

    Answer by Kayere at 5:44 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Just make it an even 100

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 5:44 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • I would make enough for each adult and kid to have one each.

    Answer by mmmegan38 at 5:47 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • I would do 65-70 because like you said 40 + family

    Answer by JBlenker4 at 5:47 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • 75?

    Answer by Kword at 5:54 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • I would make about 50.

    Answer by martinmommy26 at 5:56 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

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