The Mission

The cupcake train is plowing full steam ahead right now, which is why I’m jumping on board to see where it takes me.

So here’s my plan- to visit as many cupcakeries, bakeries, grocery stores, any place that sells cupcakes to explore, compare, indulge a wee bit, and find what I think is the tastiest cupcake.  I figure my current financial situation will limit my explorations to the southeast (where I live) for the time being, but hopefully I’ll be able to travel and expand my experiences soon.  One fine day,  I’d like to say I searched the whole COUNTRY to find the very best cupcake in AMERICA.  Let the quest begin!

On a day dreaming side note – here’s what I’d love to be crusading across this country in…


10 Responses to “The Mission”

  1. Charles July 23, 2010 at 12:06 am #

    Cool blog!!

    • jnbean July 23, 2010 at 1:42 am #

      Thanks so much for stopping by!!

  2. Tricia April 30, 2011 at 5:05 am #

    Its nice to read your blog, I thought I was the only one searching for the BEST cupcake…. If you get a chance visit Piece of cake in buckhead (Atlanta) Not far from Phipps. They are so in my top 5 right now. I wasnt too happy with Lenox cupcakes either, btw!

    • jnbean May 1, 2011 at 2:23 am #

      Thanks for reading, Tricia! And for the tip about Piece of Cake, I’ll have to check them out soon. There’s a Piece of Cake in Roswell that I’ve passed a bunch of times before, I wonder if that’s the same company?….If you have time, I’d love to hear your other top 4!

  3. Beth June 18, 2011 at 1:51 am #

    There is a new cupcakery in Elkridge, Maryland called Kupcakes & Co. They just opened a few weeks ago and they have a cute little shop and over 20 different kinds of cupcakes. If you’re in the area, you should give them a try!

    • jnbean June 18, 2011 at 2:24 am #

      Cool, thanks for the tip! Looks like they’ve got some fun flavors, I’d love to try that chocolate creamsicle! I’ll have to get Kupcakes & Co. up on my radar. Thanks again!

  4. Kelly Watson June 21, 2011 at 6:06 pm #

    There is a new cupcakery in Aiken, SC called Jari’s Bakery…and I had the most devine Southern treat…a banana pudding cupcake! I nominate her!

    • jnbean June 21, 2011 at 6:16 pm #

      Thank you for the scoop on Jari’s, Kelly – I need to make my way to SC! And I LOVE banana pudding! Wrap that up in a cupcake and I’m sure to be a fan 🙂

  5. Michelle Dugger (owner) November 16, 2011 at 6:01 pm #

    Hey If you eve stop by Summerville,SC come check us out! We have over 35 flavors of cupcakes (including caramel apple,s’mores,death by chocolate, of course red velvet and many more) Now keep in mind this does not include our alcoholic cupcakes (which are only served on Fridays after 5 pm ;). Our address 121 South Main St. Thanks! Mchelle with Sugar Belles, we would LOVE to have you !

    • jnbean November 16, 2011 at 10:13 pm #

      Thank you so much, Michelle! Sugar Belles sounds wonderful (and it’s such a cute name!) – I’m going to add it to my “On The Radar” list and hope that I’ll be in the neighborhood soon!

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