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A Macaron Emporium In Calgary

A Macaron Emporium In Calgary

This husband-and-wife team specialize in creative sweets.
Insanely Instagrammable Baked Goods In Calgary

Insanely Instagrammable Baked Goods In Calgary

These treats deserve their own wedding photo shoot.
Wedding Sweets Trends For 2015

Wedding Sweets Trends For 2015

25 new, mouth-watering treats for the ultimate dessert display.
Unique Treats for Your Dessert Table

Unique Treats for Your Dessert Table

Consider these cake alternatives for your big day.

9 Mouth-Watering Dessert Pops

Still searching for the ideal favour or that extra little something special that will take your sweets table spread to the next level? There’s no better way to wow your guests than with a creative array of dessert pops. We’ve

Valentine’s Faves: Williams-Sonoma Petit Fours

WHAT: Valentine Petit Fours, from $30 at Williams-Sonoma. WHY WE LOVE IT: They’re small, they’re sweet and one surefire way to keep the romantic vibe alive on Valentine’s Day.

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,

A Weddingbells Shower

While Kate and William were announcing their engagement yesterday, we ourselves were in the midst of our own celebration–throwing a surprise soiree for our art director Jenn, who’s tying the knot in Sonoma Valley next Tuesday. Unbeknownst to Jenn, we

Sweet of The Day

Now this is what a French macaron tower should look like–fun, sweet and tempting.

Wedding Donuts

Come on, how tempting do these sugary treats look? Bet you and your wedding guests wouldn’t be be able to eat just one.

Current Obsession: Sweetapolita

Ever seen an asparagus cake before? Neither have I, until I discovered Sweetapolita, an amazingly cute cake company that designs the sweetest of treats. The best part? The owner’s name is Rosie. Just kidding, but in all honestly, Rosie has

Tori & Dean’s Sweets Table

Have you seen it? It’s ahhh-mazing. My Sweet & Saucy was the lucky sweets shop who had the honours of creating a deliciously-looking sweets table for Tori and Dean’s vow renewal celebration. From a beautiful artsy cake to cupcakes (topped

What A Sweet Idea

Buntings (which are thin cloths used to make flags/streamers) are the latest “it” thing to make their mark in the wedding world.

Most Awesomest Marshmallows Ever

Owner and baker Rosie Daykin makes these marshmallows look so yummy and appetizing that if I were in Vancouver I’d head straight for Butter Baked Goods and order some right now. Available in 18 delicious flavours (we hear their raspberry

Cookie Bar

Calling all you non-cupcake fans–this idea is for you.

Current Obsession: Jessica Berard Cakes

After all the pie that I ate over Thanksgiving weekend I thought I’d be done with sweets for awhile. But, looking at these romantic cakes by Jessica Berard Cake has me craving for more.

Sweet Inspiration from Dylan’s Candy Bar

Is a sweets table on your wedding reception must-haves? If so, you just might want to take some inspiration from candy connoisseur Dylan Lauren (daughter to Ralph), who opened her first candy store in 2001 and most recently published her

Crafty Wedding Cakes

To all you Winnipeg brides, if you haven’t found your cake you may want to take a peek at Vanilla Bean Cakes! I cannot say enough good things about this awesome cake shop. Every one of their designs are super-gorgeous

Cupcakes With Zing

Could alcoholic cupcakes (aka cocktail cupcakes) be the next best thing? I learned about this new trend from Nicole, who tasted her first Guinness cupcake ever at an event last week. Intrigued by the idea, I went on the hunt

Cutie Pies

I’ve found the perfect wedding favours for all you pie lovers out there–mini pies! Found these DIY mini pecan pies via The Bride’s Cafe. If you’re not a fan of pecan, I’m sure you can substitute the recipe with any

Current obsession: Millalove Cupcake Toppers

I love, LOVE, millalove’s etsy shop. Her floral cupcake toppers are adorable and the perfect fit to any bridal shower.

Pop Pies or Pie Pops–the next sweet idea?

{image via the kitchn} I personally love the idea of pie served on a plate (especially warm apple crumble pie topped with vanilla ice cream). But for those of you looking to serve them in itty-bitty sizes, pie on a

Fun Dessert Tables

You know what your bridal shower or wedding needs? A fun dessert table like this gorgeous one from Shauna Younge Dessert Tables. I love her style–it’s fresh and simple. The pink set-up was done with a preppy-chic design in mind

Eat What You Want Day

{image via Cocoa & Fig} Today is National Eat What You Want Day. So in honour of that, I’m posting a bunch of fun and sugary treats that are yummerific. Definitely think one of these could find a home at

DIY: Sweet Series Part 5 of 5

These adorable cake pops are the perfect size for, well, popping in your mouth! You can easily whip up these simple treats using virtually any cake recipe and your favourite frosting. Find out how Roxy makes them after the jump.