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Unique Treats for Your Dessert Table

Unique Treats for Your Dessert Table

Consider these cake alternatives for your big day.

10 Inspiring Real Wedding Dessert Ideas

Not sure you’re a four-tier cake kind of girl? Don’t fret. There are plenty of other delicious dessert options available, and if these real weddings are any indication the trend is towards homemade treats and bite-size creations. From cinnamon buns

The Most Covet-Worthy Cupcakes For 2012 Weddings

The hottest dessert table trend for 2012 is as beautiful as it is simple. We’re talking gradient-iced cupcakes. These stunning sweets draw upon a specific colour family then the icing in mixed in varying shades to create a cascade of

Cool Treat: Ice Cream Cupcakes

Summer brides rejoice–Marble Slab Creamery has taken the classic cupcake and transformed it into something even more delicious: ice cream cupcakes. Can you think of anything better and cooler (especially on a hot day such as today) to serve to

Another Sweet Obsession

It’s no hidden fact that I’m a sweets junkie. So, when I received an e-mail from SweetStyle, purveyors of delicious and gorgeous dessert tables–I was, naturally, ecstatic. The best part? They’re from Toronto! Styling duo, and owners, Cara-Lynn Nisenbaum and

Who Doesn’t Love Marshmallows?

If you’re looking for a sweet treat that will please even the pickiest of palates, why not serve chocolate dipped marshmallows? I tried this DIY project over the weekend for my aunt and uncle’s silver anniversary bash. The result?

Canada Day Inspiration

What better way to show your Canadian pride at your wedding then with these cupcakes and cupcake liners from The Caketress.

Must-See: Ruffles and Roses Cakes by Sweetapolita

This was just TOO pretty and cute not to share. Created by Rosie from Sweetapolita, Rosie wowed us with a chic dessert set-up–an elegant twist to a mad hatter’s tea party. LOVE everything about this, from the colours to the

La Dolce Vita

This is one of the best Italian-inspired dessert tables I’ve seen. Everything from the colours to the patterns to the prints just screams Italy. Created by Viva La Diva Events and Sweet Heather Anne (via Amy Atlas), the two looked

Cake Inspiration from Britain

These whimsical wedding cakes from Choccywooccydoodah (a Britain cake shop) really take things to the next level. Specializing in chocolate-based cakes and treats, this sweet shop knows how to whip up a delicious and decadent confection coated in fine Belgian

Please Meet Prairie Girl Bakery

Calling all brides-to-be (and non-brides) you’ve got to check out the latest cupcakery to hit the streets of Toronto: Prairie Girl Bakery. Owned by Jean Blacklock, Prairie Girl is exactly what cupcakes are, and should be, all about: sweet and

Romantic Rosette Backdrop

In our books, a candy bar just isn’t complete without a pretty backdrop. After all, it’s one of the first things your guests will see when they look at your dessert bar.

Summer Wedding Must: Melon Macarons

You know we love our macarons at Weddingbells and the more exotic the flavour, the better. Saw a Tweet today from Maison Ladurée that they’ve launched a refreshing new flavour for summer—melon. Love the idea of a tower of melon

How sweet it is…

Confession: For the last little while (i.e. when White Toronto called to tell me my beloved wedding dress had arrived, and when could I come in for a fitting?) I thought it best to part ways with sugary confections.

Chocolate Lollipops

For all you chocolate lovers out there, I bet you wouldn’t be able to resist these yummy pure dark chocolate pops from VanillaStick.

Um.. YUM!

I didn’t even know Boston Cream Whoopie Pies existed until I spotted these decadent treats from Bakers Royale. How delish!!

Chocolate Love

Pi Day may have already come and gone but that doesn’t stop me from showcasing this delectable piece of chocolate from Chocolate Editions. I’m not usually big on math, but if you and your misters are numbers people then this

Current Obsession: Oreo Cookies

Can you believe that these decadent goodies are actually made out of oreo cookies? I love that Sweeties by Kim took such a basic, yet childhood favourite, treat and transformed it into an elegant cookie.

Soda Bar Anyone?

As an alternative to dessert bars (and we all know how I love sweets) I also find the idea of an old fashioned soda bar quite appealing.

Day 55: Kate Middleton’s Fave Dessert

Earlier on in the countdown we blogged about Will’s fave dessert, banana flan, and the potential of this sweet treat being on the wedding menu. Now it seems we’ve been privy to Kate’s favourite treat: Sticky Toffee Pudding. These two

More Valentine’s Day Treats

As Valentine’s Day approaches (have you been following our 14-day countdown to heart day by the way?) my inbox has been nothing but flooded with shades and visions of red, pink, treats and hearts galore. From romantic fragrances to sexy

Day 84: Could Banana Flan Be on the Royal Wedding Menu?

According to, Darren McGrady, Princess Diana’s former chef, revealed that of all the delicious desserts banana flan topped Prince William’s list of favourite food. Perhaps Will and Kate will pay homage to their fave meals and add this one

More Cake Pop Goodness

What is it about cake pops that’s got everybody drooling? Maybe it’s the moist cake? The rich chocolate? Or perhaps it’s the fact that it’s mess-free that has everybody yearning for more?

Cake Pop Craze

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting Bakerella–the maker behind the ever-so-popular cake pops. Inspired by her sweet idea, I decided to venture into that direction myself and try out the recipe for fun. The result?

Craving Butter Tarts?

I had the pleasure of eating one of the most delicious butter tarts EVER from Future Bakery located at St. Lawrence Market. The sad part about it was that I scarfed my down within seconds from having the first bite,