the lorax dr seuss cupcakes

Got a little one obsessed with Dr Seuss’s The Lorax? These Lorax cupcakes are a must try! They’re super easy to make too! These adorable party cupcakes will be fantastic for your Dr Seuss Party or world book day celebration.

the lorax cupcakes for dr seuss day

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What Is The Lorax About?

The Lorax is a book written by Dr Seuss which is super fun to read and teaches children about the importance of looking after the environment.

Here are some fun activity ideas that would go nicely with these Dr Seuss Cupcakes.

  • Make a recycled craft
  • Paint the Lorax with the kids
  • Make a Lorax Puppet.
  • Read more books about protecting the environment.

What Is The Main Message Of The Lorax?

The main message of this Dr Seuss book is the importance of looking after the world in which we live and taking care to do our part. This is an important topic to teach preschool kids and one that you might like to make into a unit study.

Ingredients To Make These Dr Seuss Lorax Cupcakes

  • Prepared Cupcakes
  • White Frosting
  • Yellow Chocolate Discs
  • Orange Food Coloring
  • Mustache Chocolate Mold
Lorax cupcakes

Lorax Cupcakes: Directions

Melt your chocolate according to the package directions. Spoon the melted chocolate into your Lorax moustache mold and tap on the counter to get out any air bubbles.

Lorax cupcakes

Let harden for about an hour. Pop out and continue to make as many as you need.

Lorax cupcakes

Add 3-4 drops of food coloring to the frosting and mix well.


Add frosting to a piping bag or large baggie, snip the corner and pipe on cupcakes in a circular motion. 

Add a Lorax moustache in the center and they are ready to serve.

These Dr Seuss Cupcakes are fantastic. I think they are super cute and the colors are really bright. I’m sure any child who loves The Lorax will enjoy these tasty party treats.

Enjoy these Lorax cupcakes with your little one!!! 


If you love this fun Dr Seuss Day activity then you will love the following Dr Seuss Ideas for kids:

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About Angela Milnes

Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts, preschool music and reading with kids. Don’t forget to follow our fun crafts and creative ideas over on Facebook.


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