Real Couples and Cakes

WOW Your Guests with Fine Wine & Fun

Want to treat your guests with SPECIAL WINES for your VERY SPECIAL CELEBRATION? Yes please!...or since it's vacation time, and we're heading off to Italy, I will say, "Si, Grazie!" Spending money on a wedding can be daunting, but don’t forget how much your GUESTS spend to join you: gifts, airfare, hotel rooms, proper wedding attire, [...]

Tanya and Jason’s Wedding – May the 4th Be With You!

Let us tell you a little story about Tanya and Jason. Somehow, through a flurry of emails and phone calls, a somewhat frantic bride found us after her original bakery had bailed last minute! Tanya was desperate and adamant that Star Wars must be The Force of this wedding’s dessert table! She was surprising her [...]

Military Chic Wedding in La Jolla

Woo hooo!  CONGRATULATIONS to Marly & Maurice!!!! Nautical NAVY blue stripes, crisp whites, and elegant golds stand out against the stunning backdrop of Scripps Seaside Forum on La Jolla's coast. Shelly Anderson Photography - Black & White images capture smiles and natural love like no other! Marly & Maurice's wedding celebration carried the [...]

By | 2016-12-03T05:14:50+00:00 June 24th, 2016|Categories: Cakes, Featured Friends, Real Couples and Cakes, Wedding Cakes|0 Comments

Truly Finding Bliss in this Beautiful Wedding Video!

Posting just because this is so beautiful, and we were fortunate to be a small part of this very special day for Kristeen & Luke! Video created by Focused Bliss Productions: https://vimeo.com/136391965 Vendors & Friends Location/Venue: the brilliant Scripps Seaside Forum Coordination: our beautiful ladies at Creative Affairs Inc. Caterer: deliciously talented Chef Jeff at Terra [...]

By | 2017-02-28T09:15:24+00:00 October 20th, 2015|Categories: Featured Friends, Real Couples and Cakes, Wedding Cakes|0 Comments

Craft Beer & Pizza, Who Could Resist?

Those crafty folks at Craft Films put together this terrific wedding video for Molly & Brendan at Hotel Del Coronado, and we were so psyched to see both of our cakes (the super elegant wedding cake AND the DEEP DISH PIZZA CAKE and BEER GLASS CAKE for Brendan...too much fun!) Beautifully Coordinated by Paige Jensen [...]

Our very own Sugar Shaker…Engaged!

Krista & Mike's engagement session, shot at home in downtown San Diego for an intimate glimpse into their personal lives.

Share-Worthy: Fantastic Wedding Review

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 their 1-year anniversary.  We don’t [...]

By | 2017-02-28T13:58:12+00:00 January 11th, 2015|Categories: Cakes, Real Couples and Cakes, Wedding Cakes|0 Comments

Outdoor Weddings: Tips to Remember, #2

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 without protection? Have you thought [...]

Outdoor Weddings: Tips to Remember – Tip #1

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 favorite delectable condiment:  BUTTER CREAM!  [...]

By | 2017-02-28T14:30:26+00:00 November 12th, 2014|Categories: Cakes, Featured Friends, Mini Desserts, Real Couples and Cakes, Venues|0 Comments

Real Weddings ~ features we’re included in from over the web!

As 2013 comes to an end, and 2014 is practically upon us, we'd like to pause and reflect on some of the events and/or weddings that we may not have blogged about. We have the best jobs, truly, and to be able to create wedding/special event cakes for those in San Diego (getting married) is [...]