Amethyst Bee Cakery Graduates from Downtown Market Incubator Kitchen

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 01-16-2020 under NONPROFITS

Amethyst Bee Cakery, a “micro-bakery” that got its start in the Grand Rapids Downtown Market incubator kitchen, is now open in Rockford. Located at 46 E Bridge St., in a building shared with Haven Creek, Amethyst Bee offers small-batch...

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Pinky, Queen of Cakes, opens Bakery 73; takes on ArtPrize with edible entry

by (erictank)

Submitted 08-26-2014 under NEWS

Since going solo this past May, Jamie Springer, aka Pinky, has been busy operating out of the relocated Skywalk Deli at 920 Monroe Avenue. To be fair, and accord her the regal moniker she has earned in reputation over 30 plus years, Pinky, Queen of...

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Sneak behind the scenes at Marge's Donut Den

by (Sara Ransom)

Submitted 08-18-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

Since 1975, Marge's Donuts Den has been serving the community. The bakery makes donuts, cakes, cupcakes, muffins, cookies and brownies. Marge's also creates custom wedding cakes. Inside Marge Wilson’s kitchen, she explains how...

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RitaGirls' Boutique Bakery grows from bakery cart to brick and mortar

by (Sara Ransom)

Submitted 07-01-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

“I call our cupcakes the gateway drug,” says Micki Ackerman, co-founder of RitaGirls’ Boutique Bakery. She explains that many people discover their shop and come in for a cupcake or cookie and then become regular customers. During...

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