Got What It Cakes news and announcements:
Biggest announcement from GWIC yet:
We are closing in May! I know it's hard to hear, but it's a very good thing, I promise. Please read my blog POST to see why, and it will make much more sense. I love you all so much!
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Do you want to know what our flavors for the next four weeks are?! Click on the NEWSLETTER here...
Mother's Day Cakes!!! Choose from lemon raspberry, death by chocolate or carrot cake! Here's a picture of what it will look like!
Please read the newsletter for all of the ordering information for the Mother's Day cakes!
Please visit us at 219 Main St. Suite E Pineville, NC 28134! It's a little confusing because we don't face the street...we're behind the big white house in the Out Back Shops! Please make note of our NEW STORE NUMBER: 704-835-1084. All inquiries can be called using this number!
We're offering cakes by the slice daily Tuesday-Friday, 10-3, and update the flavors every day on our social media feeds, so make sure you follow us so you don't miss out! If you visit us in our store, we sell the flavors of the week cakes by the slice, and each slice is $3.95 plus tax!
We will also have cruffle pops available every day too! ***We are open the SECOND SATURDAY of each month, so visit us on those days too!***
Here's the BIG ONE!!! Katie Couric flew Mandie (and this cake) up to NYC to be on her new talk show! It was an episode that highlighted "facebook success stories," and not only did Mandie get to meet Katie, but she also met the COO of Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg.
Do you love BRAVO as much as Mandie?!! Then you'll be excited to know that she made Andy Cohen a cake!!! He tweeted about it and everything...link here...
Redbook Magazine did an article featuring Mandie, and how to make money from home! You can read it here...
The New York Times interviewed ME, and here's the article...still pinching myself!
The Huffington Post interviewed Mandie to see how she started her Facebook page, and what she does to maintain and promote it so successfully. Read about it here...
Mandie was asked by Anders Ruff Custom Designs to make a cake for Emily Maynard's (The Bachelorette) daughter, Ricki! Here's the blog post where you can see the cake!
Then Life & Style magazine featured the party...link here...
Mandie was asked by Go Girl Finance to be a part of a web series to help aspiring entrepenuers find their niche in markerting their business...you can view the video here!
Mandie was asked to create a gender reveal cake to present live on-air to Fox News Rising meteorolgist, Tera Blake...you can watch the video here!
Got What It Cakes was featured on Fox News Charlotte!!!!!!!!!! You can view the video here...
Got What It Cakes was featured on Themba Imagery's blog for their Fabulous Feature Friday segment! Mandie answers questions about how she got started in this crazy business! Here's the link:
Got What It Cakes designed replicated "Bridesmaids" dessserts for the Anders Ruff & Universal Studios promotion of Bridesmaids the movie! Check out the AR blog for details...
Got What It Cakes won Charlotte Magazine's Best of the Best (BOB) Award for "Best Place to buy a Birthday Cake!"
Got What It Cakes was asked by Operation Shower to make a cake for their event which was held on the 16th green of the PGA Championship!
Got What It Cakes has been asked to create birthday cakes, to be presented live on air, for both of NBC's Charlotte Today host's, Colleen Odegaard & Rob Tanner. Here are the videos:
Got What It Cakes also did a birthday cake for American Idol winner, Fantasia Barrino's daughter, Zion! It was filmed as a part of her VH1 show; here's the video:
IT'S OFFICIALLY THE LAST WEEK WE'RE OPEN! It's extremely bittersweet, but all great things do come to an end! Thank you for tremendous support over the years!
The flavors of the week May 17th - May 20th are as follows:
Key Lime Pie:
Vanilla Cake, Key Lime Pie filling, Vanilla Buttercream & fresh lime slices on top!
Tonight Dough (like the Ben&Jerry's flavor):
Chocolate Cake, chocolate chip cookie peanut butter mousse filling, Vanilla Buttercream, fresh baked cookies on top!
Strawberries & Cream:
Strawberry Cake, Cream Cheese Filling, Strawberry Buttercream and fresh strawberries on top!