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2019 Easter Menu Now Available

Our 2019 Easter Menu is now available for order. Browse our full menu here. You can pre-order and pick up at any of our four local Charlotte locations, Elizabeth, Dilworth, Harrisburg, and Ballantyne. Whether you need delicious bread to pass around the table, a cake...

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Be Different: 8 “Unique” Flavors For Your Next Batch of Cupcakes

50% of American adults say they watch cooking shows occasionally or more. And with companies like Netflix not disclosing their viewing figures, this percentage is likely even higher. Cupcakes used to be simple. But people love them so much there are now enough unique cupcake flavors out there for a three-course meal.

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The Top 10 Best “Foody” Gifts People Will Go Crazy For

The holidays are over, and you know what that means? After holiday sales sales sales. All of those Christmas wrapped gifts are going for such great prices that it'd be a crime not to jump on it. Who says that all the love and joy everyone passed around during the...

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The Psychology of Cupcakes: Why Everyone Loves Cupcakes

From that creamy, sweet frosting to that delicious moist cake, it's hard to be unhappy with a cupcake! And with well over 770 million cupcakes devoured each year, we think it's safe to say that we're not the only ones who think so. But what exactly is it about these...

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We Just Launched Small Batch Foody

We’re proud to announce that we have just launched Small Batch Foody, a business dedicated to offering the best in locally-sourced specialty food gifts. We set up both a retail store and an e-commerce site specializing in curating quality, handcrafted foods. We’re...

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The History Behind Traditional Red Velvet Cake and Cupcake

The history of cake dates back to the 13th century. Hundreds of years ago, cakes were a sweet type of bread. Many times, people would put dried fruits and nuts in their cake recipes. As a result, the desserts were rough and had an abrasive texture. It wasn't until 500...

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The Summer Season’s The Reason For Cupcakes

It's halfway to the end of the year: school is out for the summer, vacation trips, weeks of camp and relaxed days around the pool and backyard replace crammed and hectic days of homework, housework and the kids' activity-of-the-moment practice. But the need for sweets...

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Cupcakes are the Perfect Long-Distance ‘Thank You’ Gift

Sometimes, saying 'thank you' isn't as easy as a warm smile and those magic words. There are dozens of situations in your life where you may want to send a note, an email, or even a personally chosen gift to express your gratitude to someone who has been kind to you....

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How to Throw a Birthday Party on the Road

Birthdays don't always happen when they are most convenient. You are not always home surrounded by friends and family when it's time to plan a birthday party and many people find themselves on the road during this very personally special time of year. Celebrating your...

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House Warming Gift Ideas

Moving from city to city is a natural part of modern life, especially for younger people or professionals who find themselves moving for work. This is an exciting time centered around putting a new life together somewhere unfamiliar and setting up a new home starting...

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Do You Know Where to Buy Cupcakes? We Do!

So you've been asked to bring a dessert to your department potluck? Or your son's birthday is next week and you've promised him you'll bring cupcakes for the whole class? Whatever the reason, now you're feeling the pressure: where to buy cupcakes? Well, you don't have...

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How To Send Someone Cupcakes To Brighten Their Birthday

Reading Time: 3:06 Are you planning a birthday surprise for someone special? If you already have a birthday card lined up, then you're off to a good start. But if you're thinking of going with the usual bouquet of flowers or the typical fruit basket, let us just stop...

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