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Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Happy Halloween weekend, sweeties! Here are some sweet links for the week:

First off, a reminder: I will be in San Francisco this weekend! Come to one of my book signings / cake eating events.

Very sweet giveaway: Zester Daily is offering up a suite of sweet cookbooks!

Bakery I wanna visit: Good Day Sunshine in Canada!

Le Nom: "Grown Up Peanut Butter Cups" on Gilt Taste.

C'est bon: Tiffany Bonbon cookies!

Sweet tea: Adorable tea towels from Joy of Ex.

Get these in my belly: Gluten-free chocolate chip cookies.

English Breakfast? Yes, but not savory!

Fat man? No, Fattigman! In pumpkin, for fall.

Speaking of pumpkin...howsabout some pumpkin sesame seed brittle?

Join the sweetness: The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap!

Got allergies, but not ready to give up on sweetness? Check out this one: The Divvies Bakery Cookbook: No Nuts. No Eggs. No Dairy. Just Delicious!  

Cheddar-crusted apple pie. Sweet, salty, buttery, delicious.

And don't forget: there's still time to make a zombie graveyard cake for Halloween!


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Happy-awesome-sweet weekend, friends!

In case you missed it: Mellowcreme Pumpkin-inspired cake!

OMG. Neapolitan Marshmallows! Om nom nom.

Plenty Delicious: I want to visit Plenty in NYC.

Sweet book to buy: Bi-Rite Market's Eat Good Food: A Grocer's Guide to Shopping, Cooking & Creating Community Through Food is a fantastic foodie reference, from when to buy, how to grade quality, and plenty of recipes.

OMG. My two favorite things in one wrapper: Juicy Lucy Burger Cupcakes!

Cool and sweet: Scoopalicious interviews Jeni of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams!

oooOOOOOooooOOOOOoooo: Cake Candelabra!

Fall into deliciousness: Everything Fall Cupcakes by Cupcake Project!

What is the cupcake? High Schoolers in Iowa will school you.

Lor Tatlisi: I've never met you, but I love you.

New favorite website: Candy Professor (thanks, Haley!)

Interesting: Inside-out cake recipe.

Highly acceptable breakfast fare: Pumpkin Pancakes!

Bakery I wanna visit: My Little Cupcake in Vermont!


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

They're better than bad, they're good!OMG! Win a copy of my book by entering this totally sweet giveaway!

Get in my mouth: Candy Corn Whipped Cream frosting.

A new bakery to visit in Paramus, NJ: Sugar and Plumm!

Om nom nom: Luscious pumpkin desserts from BHG.com

Martha gets BAKED: a sweet cake recipe, to boot!

Triple Chocolate Brownie Trifle: Triple Yum!

Don't wait for Girl Scout Cookie season: make no-bake Samoas!

Sometimes you feel like a nut...and sometimes you feel like Nutella. Nutella Bars, to be specific.

Part 1: Ipso Fatto is the best website name ever. Part 2: BROWNIE BAKE-OFF!

Whoopie! Rockstar Bake Shop is a Whoopie Pie Bakery in Dallas.

Sweet idea: handmade mixing bowl covers!

I like this: prizewinning brownies from Los Angeles!

You need this: The Omnivore's Recipe Keeper: A Treasury for Favorite Meals and Kitchen Resources (Recipe Organiser). Created by Celia Sack, owner of Omnivore Books (a stop on CakeSpy's Tour de Sweet!)


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

It's not winter yet, but isn't this image sweet? Photo: Cake Gumshoe AliciaWhat are you doing this Sunday, Seattle? Come to SweetFair at CakeSpy Shop, a mini-craft-fair from 12-5pm!

Sweet on EATER: Eater National gave my book a shout-out in their fall book roundup!

Oh. Em. Gee. Crumb. Cake. Cookies. (thanks Ren!)

Like, whoa: Cantaloupe meringue pie!? (thanks again Ren!)

A fun event: Bake the ultimate cupcake at Butter Lane in NYC! (also a stop on CakeSpy's Book tour, btw)

Curious about the life of a sweet detective? Watch an interview with me here!

Sweet but scary (ok, more cute): "Epic Zombie Cupcakes"!

In case you missed them: stuffed shortbread cookies! NOM!

Sweet Olympia: you can buy my book on BuyOlympia! yes!

Great Gobs o' Yum: Matcha Green tea whoopie pies--I mean, Gobs!

Sweetshop I want to visit: La Gelateria, London.

Too bad I was at the Emmys, because this pie party looks like it was a lot of fun!

New obsession: Fruute.com.

Sweet surprise: I was pleasantly surprised by the made-to-order yogurt parfaits at Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf in Los Angeles recently--I have never seen it done salad bar style like that before!

Pin it: I love this Pinterest page dedicated to pumpkin recipes.

Love this: a salt and pepper dessert roundup on Bon Appetit!


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Hey dudes and dudettes. If you're in Chicago this weekend, come see me at the Renegade Craft Fair! If not, just click on these links and try not to cry.

Pop! Goes the...tart!? Pop-Tarts Confetti Burst Pops!

In Search of Piefection: Southwest Airlines' in flight magazine has a great suite of sweet articles!

Treats I want to eat: Trevani Truffles!

Sweeter than the SATs: Here's a dessert quiz!

Peachy: a good-lookin' tart on Food52.

Sweet destinations: travel-worthy sweet treats.

Who knew? A company specializing in Texas Fruit Cake.

Sweet reminder: Buy my book.

Bakery I want to visit: Bluepoint Bakery, Denver.

The cost of cheesecake: it's not the calories I'm talking here.

Doughnut stop believing: A Boston Cream-doughnut themed pie.

Sweet Fayetteville: I hear Cupcake Gallery in North Carolina is pretty swell.

Sweet memories: a cereal treat smackdown!


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Happy weekend, sweeties! Is it a long weekend for you? Hope so! Either way though, start it sweetly with these links:

Sweet and funny! South Park Cupcakes by C for Cupcake Cupcakery!

Hold on to your cajetas! Delicious goat-milk cajeta and caramels by Fiore di Capra!

In Seattle, Fall begins with Frost! Doughnuts, that is.

My friend Phil says "Fudge...has a rather interesting history." It's true! Read more here.

I scream, you scream...discover Pie-Scream! 

Sweet: The Chocolate Cult enjoys CakeSpy as the Cult of Cute!

Black and Tan Brownies: tailgate your dessert! NOM!

A sweet show-and-tell: King 5 Dishes with Trophy Cupcakes!

Tasty-lookin' macarons from Pamplemousse in Redwood City...but watch your handbags in SF!

She wore...no, ate...blue velvet cake!?!?

I must go here: Cakeology in Boston!

More delicious than the Ramones: Gobba Gobba Hey: A Gob Cookbook

Aside from the virtuous-sounding raisins (kidding), these oatmeal cookies stuffed with frosting sound amazing.

BangBang Pie and Coffee: roving sweet treats in Chicago!

Cereal-ly delicious: Caramel Pudding Pie in a Rice Krispie Treat crust!


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Happy birthday...to ME! I'm totally 30 years old today. Here are the links I think you should click today.

Today's my birthday! Go pre-order my book from your local bookseller as a birthday present to me.

...and tomorrow, rest assured I will be having this for breakfast: Birthday Cake French Toast!

Sweet home Midwest: A sweet article about the Minnesota State Fair (pie is included).

A bonnet in the Hat(teras): Scotch Bonnet Fudge sounds delicious!

Cherry Chip Cake, made using a cake mix as a starter. Nom!

For when your appetite for ice cream is, ah...huge: the magnum ice cream bar.

Chocolate Mousse Cake, straight from Utah. NOM.

Mac Attack! Macaroon recipe from Cookie Road.

Sweet literature: I was excited to see my friend Judi, who writes about sweet stuff a lot (and introduced me to the Mazurka bar!), this week. Buy her books!

Seeking vegan sweetness in Seattle? Check out Vegan Cakes by JennyMac!

Sea Biscuits: Delicious Hermit Cookies!

Sweet mallow: raspberry lemonade marshmallows!

Save the (sweet) date: on 9/1, CakeSpy fave Dahlia Bakery will be selling via the Macy's Food truck at Seattle Center!

What kind of cupcakes does a cupcake-shop-owner love? Get a sneak peek here.

Once again: it's my birthday. Pre-order my book, CakeSpy Presents Sweet Treats for a Sugar-Filled Life as your present to me. NOW!


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Remember these? Tele-Graham Crackers!Cold and sweet: The Kitchn has a great roundup of ice cream recipes!

Speaking of ice cream: I enjoyed this Seattle area ice cream writeup.

Sweet zucchini: did you miss my zucchini and white chocolate chip cookies recipe on Serious Eats?

Thank Goodness for Pie: Download this sweet pie recipe booklet!

Strawberry Cake with Toffee Crunch? Count me in.

Sweet mention: BuzzFood loves the snapshots from Pie Stand with Kate Lebo!

Mint. Julep. Cupcakes. NOM!

Frito Candy? I love Cookie Madness even more now!

Gelato Tours of Italy. I repeat. GELATO TOURS OF ITALY.

Sweets o' the season: NPR on summer fruit desserts.

Cinnamon Sugar Pull-apart Bread. I want to pull this apart, and put it back together in my belly. Thanks, Peabody!

Homemade Soda? I'm intrigued.

Love Drumsticks (of the ice cream variety, I mean)? Here's a homemade version.


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Sweet art: gingerbread man meets Da Vinci with this sweet t-shirt design by Matt Needham.

Le nom nom nom: Blueberry Buttercream tutorial.

Better than any lollipop I've seen: Deep-fried butter on a stick. (thanks, Megan!)

Bee sweet: Beehive Bakery, open now (or soon?) in Seattle.

Cake...batter...martinis? Yes, please. (thanks, Jen!)

All about the cookie: Little Lulu's Confections is a totally sweet cookie blog!

Where are your scruples? Who cares, when there are Strooples around?

Brownies, but not the kind mom made: FDA issues a warning!

Sweet discovery: I'm kind of in love with Bobbie's Baking Blog.

Show and Tell: Chinatown Cake Club makes a secret appearance at this upcoming NYC art event. 

In Good Taste: a sweet blog post about visiting Seattle and CakeSpy Shop, by The Simple Livings!

Pin me: If you're in Chicago, on September 9, there's a sweet Superhero Button Series release party at Busy Beaver Buttons! One of the designs was done by yours truly!

Sweet discovery: Firebird Chocolate (thanks for the tip, FoodbeatNW!)

Sweet n Sour: Lemon-Sour Cherry Coffeecake inspired by Macrina Bakery!


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Best. Video. Ever. Thanks for sharing, Haute Cocktail!

OMG! OMG! Confetti Cake Pop-Tarts.

Bakery I wanna visit: Lochel's Bakery, PA. They have a cannoli cake on the menu, people.

Sweet: dessert plates by Rosanna pair with Seattle desserts quite nicely.

Cupcakes with a serious kick, from Hungry in Brooklyn.

Watch out, seagull: a bakery gets a bouncer to keep away seagulls.

Do the Dew: Mountain Dew Cake!?

ButterGirl Baking Co.: can I be part of the club?

Want to party? Summer patio party at Bredenbeck's, where the new patio is finished! They are also the makers of the sweet cupcakes pictured above.

Sweet! A very cute and sweet birthday wish from Cupcakes Take the Cake.

Glazed and confused: Cupcake glazes, and how to attain the pretty look.

Peanut butter and...honeycomb? A most delicious-sounding pie from Bon Appetit.

Brownies stuffed with caramel? Yes please.

Candy Catering: Ricky's of Red Bank, NJ offers Candy Buffets.

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