SINCE SWEET FROSTINGS BLISSFUL BAKESHOP OPENED IN
DOWNTOWN SPOKANE LESS THAN THREE YEARS AGO.
IT'S BEEN GROWING LIKE CRAZY.
AND IT'S ABOUT TO EXPAND EVEN MORE.
MADE IN THE NORTHWEST
JUDY BEEBE SPENT 18 YEARS AS A MORTGAGE BROKER.
AND THOUGHT IF SHE EVER DID ANYTHING ELSE...
my next business would be one where people wanted
to come see me.
they want to come see me! and that's exactly what
THAT'S BECAUSE BEEBE AND SALLY WINFREY OPENED SWEET
FROSTINGS BLISSFUL BAKESHOP ON THE CORNER OF FIRST
AND WASHINGTON IN DOWNTOWN SPOKANE.
THE DELECTABLE IDEA CAME TO BEEBE AFTER SHE COULDN'T
FIND EXACTLY WHAT SHE WAS LOOKING FOR IN A CUPCAKE.
so i started baking and literally a year and one month
after my first cupcake, sweet frostings opened.
THAT WAS WHEN THE WHOLE COUNTRY SEEMED TO GO CUPCAKE
BUT BEEBE AND WINFREY WANTED SWEET FROSTINGS TO BE
MORE THAN JUST A FAD.
so we did a full bakeshop, because people always have
birthdays, they always have anniversaries, weddings.
we do cookies, bars, large wedding cakes, personalized
SWEET FROSTINGS HAS ABOUT 25 EMPLOYEES.
MANY OF WHOM START BRIGHT AND EARLY FILLING THE DAY'S
we have bakers that at the same time some are mixing
batters, some are scooping batters, some are making
cakes, some are decorating cakes, some are making
it is, their production list is huge everyday.
sweet frostings is starting to build a baked goods
they opened this shop here in wandermere a year ago
they have a stand at the nordstrom downtown.
and in the coming weeks, they'll be expanding their
with the expansion, we'll be adding espresso, some
breakfast items that are more savory, so bagels, bagel
sandwiches, quiches, biscuits and gravy.
SWEET FROSTINGS WILL ALSO ADD MORE SEATING.
AND EVEN PARTY ROOM.
WITH ITS EXPANSION.
AND BEEBE HOPES TO START TEACHING BAKING CLASSES AS
i think people don't bake at home because they have
they would bake more if they had success, so we kind
of want to bring back that art form.
IT'S ALL PART OF BEEBE AND WINFREY'S OVERALL PHILOSOPHY
OF KEEPING THE BLISS IN ITS BLISSFUL BAKESHOPS.
we wanted to create an environment that people could
let the stress of the world outside go away for a
i can't change life, but i can change a moment.
AND THEY'LL DO IT ONE CAKE.
AND ONE CUPCAKE.
AT A TIME.
FOR MADE IN THE NORTHWEST.
I'M DEREK DEIS.
KXLY FOUR NEWS.