3rd Annual SoFlo Cake and Candy Expo Returns

Melanie Richard and Natasha O’Connor, the women behind the SoFlo Cake and Candy Expo, once found it very difficult to find baking supplies in South Florida. Passionate home bakers with a sweet tooth, they decided to open Sweet Life Cake and Candy Supply to fill the void that other South Florida home bakers were coming across.

Fast forward to 2015, and they launched the SoFlo Cake and Candy Expo, a trade show for home bakers and professionals alike to discover the latest in baking and decorating trends, purchase the new supplies, and even sit in on demos and classes. This year, the event is taking place April 28-30 at the Miami Airport Convention Center.

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Bakers and Bloggers Team Up for Boozy Baking

Photo Credit: Amber Love Bond | MIAbites

Geoff here.

I don’t bake or cook. I am essentially useless in the kitchen. So when I was asked to participate in the Bakers and Bloggers Boozy Baking Competition, I was obviously hesitant. But after being reassured that there would be an emphasis on the “boozy” aspect, I was all for it.

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Wag Wednesday: Melanie Richard & Vader

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Since starting the blog, we’ve interviewed many members of the hospitality industry, and one constant among the interviewees has been a profound love for their pets. We thought it would be great to share this love with our readers.

That’s why we launched an ongoing feature called “Wag Wednesday” to showcase industry peeps and their pets. Know someone who wants to be featured? Email us at bark@miamifoodpug.com.

This week, we’re featuring Melanie Richard, Co-Owner of Sweet Life Cake and Candy Supply and Co-Organizer of SoFlo Cake and Candy Expo, and her mutt, Vader.

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