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Business Sale Update

Sweet Temptations Cupcakery is founded on celebrations, and what a celebration today is! After a nearly six week bidding process, we have found a new owner! A huge thank you to everyone who shared, commented and liked our posts – without you we would not have been able to reach as many people and potentially […]

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Small Businesses Closing

As you may have seen this past week, our plaza neighbours The ‘Shed Market have closed their doors permanently. With short notice to their loyal customers, they shut their doors one last time on Sunday, March 19, 2017. Just two years and a month I believe since they first welcomed people to their delicious smoke-filled and […]

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Dragon’s Den Audition Pitch

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Today the Delta Hotel and Conference Centre in Guelph hosted Dragon’s Den Auditions for their upcoming season. I attended on behalf of our business with hopes to pitch to the producers of the show for investment in the next big leap forward for our business. **Spoiler alert**   I won’t be sharing what I pitched […]

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B Corporation Certified – We did it!

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The journey to becoming B Corporation certified started in late autumn 2014. We embarked on a baseline assessment of our business and then took steps to improve our ranking. We’ve invested time, energy and money into becoming certified as it represents clearly what we believe in as a company. With support from Innovation Guelph and […]

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Summer of Cupcakes

Having recently returned from our annual May 2-4 celebration it feels that summer has finally begun. Since I began dating my husband however many years ago we’ve spent the first long weekend of the summer at his parents’ property up north. Mostly just sitting on the dock, often fitting a game of bocce ball or […]

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