We often get asked to give would-be cupcake bakery owners advice, which we always have to decline. We post tips from the perspective of consumers and bloggers that we'd like to see bakeries do on occasion, but cannot give individual advice, though there is active discussion in our Cupcakes Take the Cake Flickr discussion boards which you are welcome to take part in.
But since there are many interested in the business side of running a bakery, I thought it was very cool that Funky Brick Bakery in Cincinnati has posted their business plan for free download, and has been vlogging (video blogging) about the process of starting a company/bakery. So check them out for their ongoing progress.
And here are some of their spring mini cupcakes:
I made a batch of vanilla mini-cupcakes for my daughter to take to her pre-school today. They were so fun to make, and they turned out to be so cute. Golden, buttery little vanilla cupcakes with buttercream icing.