Custom desserts

Recipe – Elaine’s Childhood Chocolate Frosting

Elaine:  "When I was a kid, my favorite thing was to bake up vanilla cake and spread chocolate frosting all over it. Honestly, who didn’t love that? Long story short, things haven’t changed much in 40+ years. I STILL claim that no matter what the cake used is, whether you take the time to make [...]

By | 2018-02-26T10:44:29+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Categories: Custom desserts, Newsletter, Recipes|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Recipe – Cheesecake

Come on, people, it's Cheesecake and we LOVE it. From whole cheesecakes to cheesecakes pops and even cheesecake shots, our favorite! Add your favorite treats to this cheesecake recipe including chocolate chips, M&M's, cinnamon, OREO crumb, lemon zest...the list is endless. Ingredients GRAHAM CRACKER CRUST* 6 cups (1 lbs. 10oz) - Graham crackers crumbs 1 [...]

By | 2018-01-31T22:01:43+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: Cakes, Custom desserts, Mini Desserts, Newsletter, Recipes|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Sweet Cheeks Sends Cookies to Qatar

The Holidays can bring out the giving spirit in people, but for us it is year-round! This year we put extra LOVE into this shipment of custom cookies for some of our Air Force troops out in Qatar.  A combination of classic cookies, troop badge logo cookies, and rainbow sugar cookies brought JOY & laughs [...]

By | 2018-01-29T12:23:57+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Custom Cakes, Custom desserts, Newsletter|0 Comments

Recipe – Tasty Tiramisu

A very traditional dessert from my Italian heritage, Tiramisu. Also known as "Pick me up" is so-named from the espresso/coffee that we use to soak the biscuits.  Beware, you MAY NOT SLEEP after a large portion!  ;) I've been making this "recipe" since 1993 from when I owned my Italian restaurant, The Excelsior Cafe in [...]

By | 2018-02-08T19:17:17+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: Custom desserts, Newsletter, Recipes|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Recipe – Pear Ginger Crumb Tart

Happy Holidays, everyone! Yes, it's that time of the month where we share with you one of our beloved recipes. This month it is our Pear Ginger Crumb Tart! The coolest thing about this tart is that the pie shell can be used in any format such as tart, pie pan, mini, etc. Have fun [...]

By | 2017-11-28T09:05:01+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Custom desserts, Newsletter, Recipes|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Sweet Hazel – Our Community’s Little Angel

Beautiful Altbaum Family portrait Hazel Altbaum's name has carried through our wedding & events circle - through Healing Hazel fund raisers, blood drives, donations, and regular updates - for her 2 year struggle with a very aggressive Leukemia.  Hazel, Hazey, Hazel Bug, Hazelnut,...the true giggle-monster is now a precious angel. "And though [...]

The Cats Meow! 9 Years, 9 Lives + Some Crazy Cat Ladies

Sweet Cheeks' Birthday parties are well known for FUN, YUM, and a little bit o' CRAZY!  This year, as we celebrated 9 years in business, we chose the "9 Lives" theme of...yup, CATS. About 350 people showed up - some in ears & tails, others with their own stuffed animals, most just to have a [...]

Donating deliciousness…

  Recently, we helped with a small donation to an important fundraiser benefitting Casa de Amparo - An organization that assists neglected and mistreated children.  The kids in the organization are all kids who need a little extra attention in their lives, and we greatly appreciate our friend (and former Weddings of Distinction member) Tiffany Arnaldo for organizing [...]

We’re in the Press!

We love helping our clients plan for their wedding, so when they're wedding is especially unique and incorporates their culture, we get even more excited to cater to their wishes.  This was exactly the case for a recent Indian wedding of ours.  For this special couple, we made a cake with a traditional Mendhi (Indian) [...]

RIVERWALK GOLF, Great Place for San Diego Events!

Riverwalk logo sugar cookies Mini gingerbread cupcakes on rhinestone display Finding great outdoor events spaces in San Diego seems simple, but it can be challenging. What a treat to find a great spot like Riverwalk Golf Course, which showcases not only the lush, pastoral calm from the rolling greens but also [...]