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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Featured, News | Comments Off

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FROM SWEET DISCOVERIES! Starting on January 1st 2014, our cake boutique will ONLY be open for special orders and consultations, and will NO LONGER have store hours. Our business model needs to change to support the demand of our wedding business. Special order of cupcakes will always be available; however there will be a minimum requirement of a dozen cupcakes per flavor. Thanks to ALL our FABULOUS CUSTOMERS for your continued...

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New Cake Dowel Design from Sweet Discoveries!

Posted by on May 7, 2013 in Featured, News | Comments Off

New Cake Dowel Design from Sweet Discoveries!

We would like to introduce and share with you our new design of plastic cake dowels. As a cake decorator for many years, I have been using the existing 12″ long cake dowels and with every cake. I found that almost the 1/3 of the 12″ long dowel ended up being wasted. We all try to make our cakes taller and more impressive, but they are just never exactly 4″ and are slightly taller. The new dowels are 1.5’’ longer which allows you to divide the dowels into three pieces instead of the traditional two...

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Sweet Discoveries Makes More Headlines!

Posted by on Jul 9, 2012 in News | Comments Off

The recent Nebraska Memorial Stadium groom’s cake has made headlines and went viral on the Internet!  Read more here: http://newssun.suntimes.com/business/13566075-420/sweet-discoveries-wedding-cake-causes-a-stir.html

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Check out SD’s New Ride!

Posted by on May 11, 2012 in News | Comments Off

Sweet Discoveries recently added a refrigerated delivery van to the team!  Check it out and wave to us when you pass by!    

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Working with Icing Smiles

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in News | Comments Off

Icing Smiles is a nonprofit organization that provides custom celebration cakes and other treats to families impacted by the critical illness of a child.  Tracy Quisenberry began Icing Smiles to bring together her “long-held passion for service to families affected by childhood illness” with her “newly discovered ability to turn cake batter and icing into smiles and joy”. Thanks to Illinois sponsors BarbaraAnneCompany and Marcel’s Culinary Experience, at Sweet Discoveries we were able to make few special cakes...

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New! Cupcake Reward Cards!

Posted by on May 8, 2012 in News, Promotions | Comments Off

  Our new cupcake reward cards are here! Buy eleven cupcakes and get the twelfth free!  Be sure to stop by and ask for one. A special thanks to our customer Linda Pleuger for the great idea!

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New Summer Store Hours!

Posted by on May 8, 2012 in News | Comments Off

Sweet Discoveries will be changing our store hours for the summer. We will now be open Thursdays 11am to 6pm, Friday and Saturday 11am to 8pm and Sunday 11am to 4pm.

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Sweet Discoveries in Modern Baking Magazine

Posted by on Feb 7, 2012 in News | Comments Off

Sweet Discoveries makes Modern Baking Magazine!! http://modern-baking.com/news/groundbreakers-sweet-discoveries-0112/

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SD Cake Featured in The Knot

Posted by on Feb 7, 2012 in News | Comments Off

The word is out about Sweet Discoveries! One of our cakes was featured in the Spring 2012 Chicago edition of The Knot. Check out the pics!  (Click to...

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SD at Midlane Bridal Show

Posted by on Jan 18, 2012 in News | Comments Off

Sweet Discoveries joined 50 vendors and hundreds of future brides in the Chandler Room at Midlane Country Club on January 8.  Hundreds of mini-cupcakes were sampled by the participants as they viewed Luda’s beautiful cake display.  Midlane has been sponsoring the Bridal Show for over twenty years.  The three-hour event ended with prizes for the winners, including a DJ service and...

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