Award Winning [desi]gn cakes & cupcakes at Nordstrom Irvine Spectrum – March 29 & 30, 2013

Ready for a sweet day of shopping? Join [desi]gn cakes & cupcakes as they partner up with Nordstrom at the Irvine Spectrum for an exclusive “Surprise and Delight” event. Founder & Panettiere, Desi Massei-a former Nordstrom employee is now a WINNER on The Food Network’s Cupcake Wars (The Young & The Restless- 10,000th episode event).Continue reading “Award Winning [desi]gn cakes & cupcakes at Nordstrom Irvine Spectrum – March 29 & 30, 2013”

Event Wrap-up Cupcake Camp OC September 11, 2011

This past Sunday, September 11, was the second Cupcake Camp OC. Cupcake Camp OC is a fundraising event all about cupcake making, eating and bakers’ competition. This year’s event helped raise awareness and funds for Children of the Night, a non-profit organization that helps rescue children from prostitution. I was asked to be one ofContinue reading “Event Wrap-up Cupcake Camp OC September 11, 2011”

Event Wrap-up: Sugar Rush Cupcake Extravaganza

Last Sunday was the first ever Sugar Rush at PieceMakers in Costa Mesa.  The event had a cupcake competition, crafts and even food trucks!  We were asked to help judge the cupcake competition along with  Elise from Cupcake Activist and John Jennison.  We wanted to share some photos from the event.  Make sure you check out the cupcakeContinue reading “Event Wrap-up: Sugar Rush Cupcake Extravaganza”

Sugar Rush Benefiting Orangewood Children's Foundation Saturday, January 29

Sugar Rush, a cupcake extravaganza, will be held January 29, 2011 from 11am-3pm at Piecemakers Country Store in Costa Mesa. The Sugar Rush will host a cupcake competition with three different categories; Best Taste, Best Design and People’s Choice. There will be first, second and third place winners for Best Taste and Best Design categoriesContinue reading “Sugar Rush Benefiting Orangewood Children's Foundation Saturday, January 29”

Quick Post: Cupcake Camp Inland Empire – Sunday, November 7

Can you believe the 1st Annual Cupcake Camp Inland Empire is just 2 days away?! Imagine a room full of cupcakes…YUM! With everything else going on we wanted to make sure you did not miss out on this spectacular event.  Here is some information to on the event: Event Date: Sunday, November 7, 2010 EventContinue reading “Quick Post: Cupcake Camp Inland Empire – Sunday, November 7”

Whipping Up Some Frosted Goodness in the Windy City – Flirty Cupcakes – Chicago. IL

I had several business trips that took me to Chicago in September, so we looked for Gourmet Food Trucks and funky food joints that I could try while I was there. The Gourmet Food Truck movement has not taken off in Chicago like it has LA, NY and other metropolitan cities. However, I was ableContinue reading “Whipping Up Some Frosted Goodness in the Windy City – Flirty Cupcakes – Chicago. IL”

CupcakeCamp Comes To The Inland Empire

There may be no sweeter way to help join the fight against breast cancer than to participate in the inaugural CupcakeCamp Inland Empire! An event for cupcake lovers to bake or buy cupcakes to bring -or- just come to eat and help a good cause. Why? Because who doesn’t love cupcakes! On November 7, 2010Continue reading “CupcakeCamp Comes To The Inland Empire”

First Cupcake Wars Stop – Kara’s Cupcakes – San Jose, CA

Cupcake Wars on the Food Network is the latest show to attract our foodie attention. Like several of the network’s other shows it inspires many of our foodie adventures. I was in northern California for a couple of days so I made sure to stop by Kara’s Cupcakes in San Jose. Fleur De Sel MyContinue reading “First Cupcake Wars Stop – Kara’s Cupcakes – San Jose, CA”

Survivor, Cupcake Edition – Cupcake Camp OC

Who would have thought that “survived” would be the first word I used to describe the inaugural Cupcake Camp OC?  We certainly didn’t when we took off today for our latest foodie adventure.  We should have gotten a clue when we pulled up to the hotel before the event had even started and found noContinue reading “Survivor, Cupcake Edition – Cupcake Camp OC”

It is all about C-Cakes and Supporting a Good Cause! – Cupcake Camp OC

If you like cupcakes, like baking cupcakes, or even like eating cupcakes then the Cupcake Camp OC is for you! The Cupcake Camp OC is coming up on August 1st from 3 to 6 pm. It will be held at the Atrium Hotel in Irvine across from the John Wayne Airport. The event is toContinue reading “It is all about C-Cakes and Supporting a Good Cause! – Cupcake Camp OC”