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Local Bakers to Appear on TLC Ultimate Cake-Off


From ThisWeek News: Grandview resident helps best friend on ‘Ultimate Cake Off’ Wednesday, March 24, 2010 By Alan Froman When Columbus-based cake decorator Heather Skomp participated in an episode of TLC’s “Ultimate Cake-Off” last month, she brought someone she could count on to help her. Her best friend, Grandview resident Stephanie Wolfe, serves as Skomp’s […]

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Yagoot Yogurt Store Opens at Easton Today

Anne Evans Anne Evans Yagoot Yogurt Store Opens at Easton Today

A new family-owned yogurt store is opening at Easton – Yagoot. Yagoot is based out of Cincinnati and this is their fourth location, and the first in Columbus.  For anyone familiar with Pinkberry or Red Mango, they will find that this yogurt has a taste very similar, because it is real yogurt.  Owner Shawn Busken […]

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Best Dessert of 2009: Jeni’s

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It’s probably not a huge surprise that Jeni’s can be found at the top of our reader survey for Best Dessert of 2009 – their praise is nearly universal throughout Columbus. From their delicious seasonal flavors to their love of Ohio agriculture, there’s really not much to dislike about Jeni’s. 2009 was also a year […]


Shop Local Holiday Guide: Sugardaddy’s

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The final two weeks of holiday shopping are upon us! That means that if you still have gifts to buy for friends and loved ones, your time is winding down. In order to assist, we’ve reached out to a wide variety of local shops, stores, and boutiques to find out which of their three most […]


Sugardaddy’s Coming to Gay & High in January

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Gay Street continues to lead the charge in the revival of Downtown retail as Sugardaddy’s announces their plans to open a new location in The Cube building at the corner of Gay and High. Sugardaddy’s Sumptuous Sweeties was founded in Columbus in 2005 and currently operates from a single retail location and kitchen facility located […]


Sweet Shop: Sugar Inc. Cupcakes in Old Dublin

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Ava Misseldine grew up around teas and baking. Originally from Hilo, Hawaii, Ava moved to Ohio to complete her Master’s Degree at Ohio State University. She worked as a chemical engineer for a number of years but the sixteen hour days were starting to be too long. So, she decided to use her background in […]


CupcakeCamp is Coming to Columbus

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A sweet gathering is happening next month that will allow people who love to make and love to eat cupcakes to converge. Columbus is getting a CupcakeCamp. Co-hostesses Kiesha Jenkins-Duffy and Carmen Owens are bringing the event to Surly Girl Saloon on May 9. CupcakeCamp started in 2008 on the west coast and camps have […]


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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns with a “Curated Take Home Box Experience”