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Sweet Lambies, Sweet Cheeks Turned 10 !!!!

Holy Cow!  It's INCREDIBLE!!!  We're already celebrating 10 YEARS??? The Perfect "10" Cake - Citrus with Raspberry cream 1, Pistachio with Almond buttercream 0 When the 2 of us Cheeks started out, during the financial crusher of 2007, we never dreamed we'd soon be creating 400+ wedding cakes a year or that we'd be [...]

SUPERMOMS in the Wedding Biz

How do they do it? Have you ever wondered how some people can multi-task and others can't? How do these women handle time consuming jobs, focus on emotionally charged clients, and do it MASTERFULLY, all while going through pregnancy, babies, & child rearing? We call them SUPERMOMS! Here are five of our many amazing San [...]

The WOW of Modern Luxury Metallic Cakes

Always creating, always wanting to stay current in style...so many precious metals to add a touch of WOW! Our amazing Lead Decorator Kaitlynn Regan created this masterpiece with hand-cut & gold dusted wafer feathers as well.  Coordinating this stunning setting was Ashley Mayo, owner of Adore Wedding Designs See the beautiful feature blog post on this Wedding [...]

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.

A Food Network Birthday Party!

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 that the festival showcased. The [...]

By | 2017-02-28T14:04:54+00:00 December 31st, 2014|Categories: Cakes, Featured Friends, In the Press, Specialty Cakes, Venues, Wholesale Accounts|0 Comments

Outdoor Weddings: Tip #4

NO-NO'S in the summer heat: 3-piece suits Hot metal seats (Yeeeouch!) short dresses! Continued thoughts on a hot, sunny day... This is really a tip for both the hosts AND the guests. We all have that infamous friend (or girlfriend of friend) who wears the inappropriately short dress (OK, guest, here is the tip I [...]

By | 2017-02-28T14:18:02+00:00 November 30th, 2014|Categories: Having Fun, Venues|0 Comments

Outdoor Weddings: Tip #3 (and more!)

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 baskets as guests enter the [...]

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

Ultimate Weddings: Styled Photo Shoot at Loew’s Coronado

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, led by Suher Haidar & [...]

By | 2017-02-28T14:35:54+00:00 November 12th, 2014|Categories: Cakes, Featured Friends, In the Press, Industry, Photo Shoots, Venues|0 Comments

Guest Chefs in the Kitchen!

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 Coronado Resort to create some [...]