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Cupcakes (Thurlow) – Christmas Cupcakes

Last Christmas, my sweetie surprised me with some special Christmas cupcakes from the Cupcakes location on Thurlow. Read the rest of this entry

Cakeaters Edible Art – Cupcakes

It’s been a little over a year since Cakeaters opened up their little shop in Champlain Heights so I’m assuming their business is going okay.  As I mentioned on my last post, this particular location was a revolving door for different shops that have come and gone over the years so it’s nice that there’s a little stability for now. Read the rest of this entry

Bell’s Bake Shop – Buttercream Goodness

I had originally wanted to try Outpost Mini Donut Co. out in Storybrooke, er, I mean Steveston, but they were closed (despite their facebook page saying they open at 10am everyday)… grrr!  Hate it when someone’s website has incorrect information.  Fortunately, I did have a fall back plan on this bright and sunny Saturday morning… namely Bell’s Bake Shop. Read the rest of this entry

Cupcakes (Thurlow) – Nutella Cupcake

I’ve never actually watched The Cupcake Girls on tv so I can’t say if the show is any good but, despite the rather poor ratings on Urbanspoon, I actually liked the cupcakes that we got from here. Read the rest of this entry

Goldilocks – Filipino Bakery

Goldilocks is a Filipino bakery/cafe that serves both designer cakes (they have a large display of sample cakes – mainly kids themed) as well as Filipino entrees.  We usually only come here for the pastries though.

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Cakeaters Edible Art

We were driving around Champlain Crescent the other day and noticed that a new bakery shop had opened up next to the corner store.  This location has been like the Bermuda Triangle of shops – there’s been a number of different stores that have opened and closed here… from cafes to video stores, salons to even a small church.  Hopefully, this little cake shop will break the curse. Read the rest of this entry