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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.


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Enter a giveaway for this cute book!Sweet weekend times ahead...starting now! Here are my favorite links of the week.

Sweet Seattle: Ladies are taking the cake (and the entire dinner too!) as Seattle's new wave of Food influencers.

Sweet Story: Three sweets from Goldilocks Bakery in Cerritos, CA.

Cold and sweet: some wonderful-looking frozen treats in NYC.

Sweet chill: Chunk N Chip: gourmet ice cream sandwiches. YES!

Rolling in Dough: In China, DIY bakeries take off.

Nice buns, hon: Jane's Sweet Buns now open in NYC!

Learn something sweet: I am teaching a class on Guerilla Marketing in Seattle!

Bakery I wanna visit: Baked & Wired in Washington DC!

Just call her Doctor Delicious: Ph D-serts offers custom cakes in Florida!

Bakery I want to visit: SWEET in Hoboken!

Cobbled streets: no, cobbled sweets!

Sweetness: CakeSpy featured on Cookies in the Cupboard!

Suzie Creamcheese: Enter and win in this Philly Cream Cheese baking contest!

Bananarama: Bananappeal makes banana cakes in mason jars, in SF! Awesome.


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Image: Christopher BoffoliThis weekend is gonna be totally sweet, dudes. Let's get it started:

Sweet discovery: Small wonders with sweet treats.

Spied by VeggieGirl: Edibles Incredible! in Virginia.

Let's nosh: CakeSpy featured on Seattle Metropolitan's Nosh Pit!

Oh say can you See's? A behind-the scenes look at See's Candies.

Did you miss my Grasshopper Pie in a Brownie Crust? here it is again.

Whip It: Secrets of perfect whipped cream.

OMG alert: Flying Squirrel Peanut Butter has peanut butter in flavors like "Chocolate Chipmunk" (pb with dark chocolate chunks) and "Pretzel Pizazz" (pretzels, peanut butter, honey and cinnamon). Thanks Christina for the lead!

Sweet: a very sweet feature on my work, which apparently is beloved by diabetics!

Stand in the place where you live: Sweet cake stands by Sarah's Stands!

Sweet trompe l'oeil: Eggs and bacon that are sweet to eat! (thanks, EB!)

A lot'o Gelato: The Nibble dishes on a great gelato find.

Sweet Sprinkles: Stacie of Cupcakes Take the Cake puts Sprinkles mixes to the test.

It's Biscuit Time: A great article about biscuits from the NY Times.


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

 Let's start the weekend sweetly, NOW!

Sweet: CakeSpy designed a cupcake hero button for Busy Beaver Buttons!

Going beyond the cupcake: More theories.

Roaringly delicious: Megan Seling tells us we should go to Cafe de Lion in Queen Anne, Seattle.

Pretty Pretty Princess: A new princess-themed cookbook for kids (and princess enthusiasts of all ages).

Gluten-Free, but full of awesome: delicious GF chocolate cupcakes by The Cupcake Project.

You are officially permitted to make this for me: Creme de Cacao Torte!

What is baking powder? Baking Bites dishes.

I hear very good things, even if the first word of their business name frightens me: Healthy Stuff Cakery.

Good idea: Summer Pie Party.

Sweet San Francisco: or should we call it Pie Town?

Boo-Meringue: Meringue Bake Shop has a sweet new website design.

C'est Bon: Bien Cuit opens in Brooklyn!

Dainty Cakes for sweet appetites: Dainty Cakes seems like a sweet destination in Henderson, NV!

Another type of Turkish delight: dondurma, a sticky ice cream.

When a jelly roll mates with a pancake: The Donkey Roll, a sweet California specialty.


Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

 If your baby isn't wearing one of these, it's not as cute as it could be.Let's get this party started. Sweet links o' the week:

Baby Onesies! Featuring CakeSpy art! OMG!

A gorgeous rainbow of cookies

Small state, big deliciousness: a secret bakery gem in Rhode Island.

Sweet! Cake Gumshoe Sarah (you may remember her from her guest posts, including how to bake in a dorm) has started her own blog! Check it out here.

Holey yum: Lemon Coconut Mini Doughnuts!

Sweet Hearts...literally! How to bake a heart into a cupcake. (thanks, SoapQueen!)

Things you are allowed to buy me: Brownie Pops by Chocolate Swirl.

Denmark...in Denver? Taste of Denmark Bakery in Colorado.

Have we talked enough about my cannoli ice cream recipe? No, not enough.

Simply sweet: a simple and delicious chocolate ice cream recipe.

Reader-suggested: Peterson's Tasty Delights Bakery in Hoffman Estates, IL.

Stuff baked in stuff. It's big. 

Don't snicker: could Snickerdoodles be the next big thing in dessert?

The growing trend of shrinking cupcakes: but I like BIG cupcakes!

Internationally delicious: Butter Tart Cupcakes!

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