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The Cheeks go FISHING!!!

May 6th, 2015|

Fishing from the Sweetness of our Souls.  Thank you, Captain Morgan!!!...no, not THAT Captain Morgan, the OTHER one... Jodie Morgan, owner of sport fishing company Apollo Charters! What a day! We fought & caught incredibly powerful fighting yellowtail (AKA "Hamachi" in the sushi bars...) and found ourselves fending off Sea Lions for [...]

Share-Worthy: Fantastic Wedding Review

January 11th, 2015|

Clients who write us exceptional “Thank-You” notes truly make our jobs worth every moment of stress, time, labor, and attention to detail.  Kelly & William, married at the urban-cool setting of The Bristol Hotel in downtown San Diego, just sent us the most wonderful letter, just one week shy of [...]

A Food Network Birthday Party!

December 31st, 2014|

Happy Birthday, Gale Gand, from Sweet Cheeks Baking Co! One of FOOD Network's finest pastry chefs and James Beard Award Winning Chef celebrated her birthday during this year's outstanding San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival - specifically during the first annual ONE WORLD BEEF - "Celebrate the Chef" Event [...]

Outdoor Weddings: Tip #3 (and more!)

November 24th, 2014|

GOOD IDEA:  sunglasses for guests if the ceremony is in bright sun Probably no couple prays for rain on their wedding day, but bright sun can create just as many issues... Thankfully there are lots of great, stylish ways to keep your guests comfortable and your photos fabulous. Sunscreen in [...]

Outdoor Weddings: Tips to Remember, #2

November 18th, 2014|

The wedding planner's latest stress of the event: "Oh NO, the cake is melting!  Quick, cut it now for photos, even if the guests won't get to see it!!" Are you planning a summer wedding or outdoor event? Would you make your Grandma sit in the heat for 2 hours [...]

Outdoor Weddings: Tips to Remember – Tip #1

November 12th, 2014|

Ahh, we all LOVE our beach and our beautiful SUNSHINE here in San Diego!  Newscasters have it easy here, temps average 70-80 degrees with little chance of rain or otherwise. However... there we were, again in mid-September, with OVER 100-DEGREES hitting the thermostats inside and out, causing harm to our [...]

Ultimate Weddings: Styled Photo Shoot at Loew’s Coronado

November 12th, 2014|

http://vimeo.com/106079012 We get asked regularly to provide amazing cakes for photo shoots (which is very flattering but impossible to keep up with), but Holy Cannoli, this is one gorgeous photo shoot we did at Loew's Coronado Bay Resort!  Glad we said yes!  😉 Quite a spectacular team of Wedding Professionals, [...]

First Triathlon by a Cheek! Lap ’em Left Cheek!

October 5th, 2014|

Team Cheeks supports The Left Cheek, Ms. Donna, as she beautifully finishes her very first TRIATHLON here in San Diego!!! In a show of tremendous effort, multiple Cheeks rose out of bed on an early Sunday morning to cheer on their fearless leader Donna as she finished her very first [...]

Martha Stewart Loves Sweet Cheeks!

September 9th, 2014|

Yay! A welcome nod from Martha Stewart Weddings to a gorgeous wedding cake we made to fit a spectacular watercolor theme at San Diego Museum... http://www.marthastewartweddings.com/362235/whimsical-art-museum-wedding-san-diego-california/@center/272446/real-weddings#359079   Watercolor wedding Thanks to the lovely & stylishly talented Heather at Amorology Weddings for her insanely fun ideas and to Joielala [...]

Guest Chefs in the Kitchen!

June 15th, 2014|

What amazing friends we have in this industry! We do whatever we can for them, especially our chef buddies ...and no better way for them to show their appreciation of SWEET CHEEKS than to cook for US! Woo hoo!!!! One blessed morning, in came Chefs Mark & Justin from Loew's [...]