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Lotus7 Sep 7, 2009 07:14 PM

I'd like to special order a cool cake for my son. I'm new to the area and don't even know where to begin!!! I look forward to your suggestions!

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    nmurawsk RE: Lotus7 Sep 7, 2009 07:16 PM

    Two sisters from Weston run a private bakery specializing in made to order cakes. Check them out at yummyabakery.com or on Facebook. They do regular cakes as well as gluten/casein-free. The strawberry cake is my favorite but all the cakes are great!

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      smartie RE: Lotus7 Sep 8, 2009 04:38 AM

      couldn't you make one? For a one year old? Bake a large sheet cake, cut it up and assemble a figure 'one' frost and decorate. Or have a look at Australian Women's Weekly for ideas.

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        Raboi RE: Lotus7 Sep 8, 2009 06:33 PM

        We get our cakes from Publix.... The 1 year olds at our kids parties give them rave reviews!

        OK, in all seriousness... We have gotten our kids cakes from Publix for the last 6 years (kids are 6 and 7). Everybody loves them. Adults and Kids alike.

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          Lotus7 RE: Raboi Sep 8, 2009 07:33 PM

          Indulge me! I'd like to purchase a cake so if you have bakery suggestions pass them along-thanks.

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          SaminSFL RE: Lotus7 Sep 9, 2009 04:48 AM

          I would agree with the Publix option for a 1 year old.. They have a nice selection, its a good cake(or cupcake cake). They will also give you a smash cake for the baby so he/she can get it all over

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            queencru RE: Lotus7 Sep 9, 2009 07:25 AM

            I agree that Publix is the best choice. I know that it might not seem like a supermarket bakery would make great cakes, but most people around here agree that Publix has a great bakery. One of my friends got her wedding cake from Publix and I thought it was quite good.

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              nmurawsk RE: Lotus7 Sep 9, 2009 05:09 PM

              I really don't think that Publix makes great cakes. They're fine, standard. I'm guessing the OP isn't trying to appeal to the tastes of a 1-yr-old, and that there will be other guests at the party who will also enjoy the cake. I strongly suggest yummy a bakery. They do standard cakes and cupcakes, but can also do themed cakes (i.e. spongebob, whatever). Really moist and lots of flavors to choose from. You could also look into Doris's Italian Market (Nob Hill and Sunset in Sunrise is their newest location). They have a great bakery. www.dorismarket.com
              www.yummyabakery.com

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                Lotus7 RE: nmurawsk Sep 12, 2009 05:29 PM

                You hit the nail on the head : ) appreciate your suggestions

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                  Lotus7 RE: Lotus7 Sep 17, 2009 06:34 PM

                  p.s. what are your thoughts on Vicky Bakery?

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                    nmurawsk RE: Lotus7 Sep 17, 2009 07:39 PM

                    Have never been to this bakery before but, just did a search and it has gotten a couple of good reviews.

              2. yomyb RE: Lotus7 Sep 20, 2009 08:06 AM

                tododulces.com

                I am sure they'll eliver and they make the best cakes in Miami IMHO. check out the pic from my daughter's first b-day cake in august! they took pictures of her favorite stuffed animal and recreated him EXACTLY!!! People couldn't stop talking about it!

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                  Lotus7 RE: yomyb Sep 20, 2009 01:16 PM

                  Their cakes look amazing! Thanks for sharing their web site. I'll check them out.

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                    yomyb RE: Lotus7 Sep 20, 2009 04:34 PM

                    Sorry the picture didn't post!

                     
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                  seminole phil RE: Lotus7 Sep 20, 2009 05:22 PM

                  CARVEL

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