There is always time for tea and cake. This lovely motto paved the way for my fanciest dessert adventure to date. For amidst the grind and gridlock of Los Angeles, lies Lady M Confections. Known for their cakes and confectionary delights, they take pride in the taste and appearance of their refined handmade recipes. Their LA boutique is not your… Continue reading A Fancy Cake Break with Lady M Confections
Amid the frosting and frills, one may forget that cupcakes are business – serious business. A company cannot withstand years of losses, a dwindling cash supply, and diminishing demand without change. Such was the case of Crumbs Bake Shop. In July of this year, it closed its doors. As a consumer, I knew there were plenty of places remaining in the saturated cupcake marketplace.… Continue reading Is Crumbs Worth Another Try?
Friends, if you’ve heard of Crumbs Bake Shop, you probably think gourmet cupcakes, and you would be correct. However, did you know they offer brownies too? As a longtime customer of Crumbs, I first beheld one of their brownies a couple of years ago. It was German Chocolate. It called to me and proved to… Continue reading The Beckoning Brownie