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But First, Coffee!

By Ashley Polite - April 22, 2022 We can all agree that coffee is the way of life right? Whether it be the best part of waking up or a treat at the end of your day, hot, iced, or frozen, nothing beats a perfect cup.  Coffee has become a staple in many diets. According to E-Imports, Americans consume over 400 million cups of coffee per day making the U.S one of the leading consumers of coffee in the world! It is the drink for socializing, unwinding, and getting things done. But above all, it is the drink you can completely customize to adhere to your taste buds. With so many different flavored syrups, milk/alt milks, sweeteners and roasts you're...

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The Frosting On the Cake

By Ashley Polite March 18, 2022 We all know that cupcakes are life, and one isn't complete without delicious frosting on top.  Did you know that frostings have a style of their own? If not, that's okay because we're here to give you the 411 on our most commonly used piping techniques.  One thing to always remember is that a frosting style can only be created by using specific Piping Tips, ranging from drop flower, to ruffle. Whatever shape you desire, selecting the right tip can easily make all of your 'pipe' dreams come true. Here are Kupcakerie's top 5 decorating tips: #1 Round Tip   #2 Open Star Tip   #3 Large Closed Star Tip   #4 Rosette Tip...

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Black to the Past, Present, & Future.

By Ashley Polite - February 18, 2022 While Black History Month only comes around once a year, we continue to celebrate and recognize the achievements of African Americans every single day. As a black-owned business, it is pivotal to not only maintain the cultural foundation in which we stand, but to uplift and support Black entrepreneurs everywhere.  The heart of Atlanta couldn't beat without the thriving array of Black-owned businesses ranging from music stores, boutiques, art galleries, restaurants, spas and so much more. It is only right to shout out the ones who have showed us kindness, support, and comradery over the years.  *(forgive us if we forgot anyone)* Just Add Honey Tea Company  Good Hair Shop Cathy's Ice Cream  Corner...

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