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i don't know if it is the holidays or the cooler (finally) weather but my sweet tooth has been seriously turned on lately. so picking a few items from ashley's shop for this post was extremely easy for me. without further ado, this sponsor shopping post, featuring one of my new favorite shops, sugar mama bake shop, is brought to you by my raging sweet tooth!

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gluten free vegan spice cupcake mix

when did you open your shop?
I have been selling my baked goods locally for over a year but I just opened my etsy shop this past August.

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cupcake gift pack

how did you learn to do what you do?
I have always loved to bake so when I learned I had gluten and dairy allergies over 3 years ago, I taught myself how to bake without them!

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frosting mix {chocolate, vanilla or coffee}

where do you find your inspiration?
I started with my favorite recipes and converted them… Now I search through cookbooks vegan, gluten free and traditional for inspiration. I just start with a recipe and play around with new ingredients and measurements until it becomes my own!

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bake it to the streets cupcake mix kit

what is your favorite product in your shop?
Right now I am selling a cupcake kit to support a friend’s adoption. I’m so excited to use my business to give back and I just really love the kit!

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gluten free & vegan chocolate cupcake mix

what is your favorite handmade shop?
Oh goodness. SO many amazing ones!! I could browse etsy for DAYS and not come up with a fave. I’m sorry, I’m way too indecisive for this question!

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gluten free & vegan vanilla cupcake mix

give us one tip for aspiring handmade artists.
I’m still totally figuring it all out, but I think my best advice is to find a great support system and go for it! I feel insecure about starting a business all the time but my friends and family (especially my sweet husband) are so wonderful and supportive that I can’t give up I’m so happy I’m going for it!


i know after all of those yummy looking pictures you have GOT to be craving a sweet cupcake! what on earth are you waiting for? scoot on over to sugar mama bake shop and snatch some up for your holiday party!

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  1. Oh la la... They have gluten free? I am in... I am absolutely going to go over and check them out! Awesome!

    P.S. I have a few fun Christmas giveaways going on right now... I hope you'll stop by! P.S. I am also doing 12 days of Christmas! Great minds think alike!

  2. These cupcakes looks lovely!! :)


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