Are you eating cupcakes all wrong? Here at Today's Parent we think eating a cupcake is serious business. It turns out there’s a smart trick to make sure you don’t end up with a mouthful—or nose full—of frosting. We thought we’d test out our cupcake technique on our 30th birthday cover-shoot models (they didn’t need much convincing). The results are pure cupcake genius, even when things go a little astray.