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Can Your Cupcakes Get Even Better?

Ali Rosen | Posted 07.14.2014 | Taste
Ali Rosen

It's hard to imagine improving on a cupcake, but with summer here there's nothing better than throwing a little fruit into the mix -- literally!

A Brief, Delicious History Of The Great Cupcake Takeover

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 07.10.2014 | Business

On July 7, 2014, the trendy cupcake bubble burst. That's when one of the most ubiquitous cupcake chains, Crumbs Bake Shop, closed all of its remai...

Magnolia Bakery's Chief Baking Officer's One Tip For Baking Novices

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 06.25.2014 | Taste

As Magnolia Bakery's Chief Baking Officer, Bobbie Lloyd deserves much of the credit for the famous cupcakes made at the New York-based dessert chain. ...

12 New York Cupcakes That Are Better Than Magnolia's

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 06.05.2014 | Taste

There are so many good cupcakes in NYC. Don't stop at Magnolia!

How to Franchise With Integrity... and Control

Karl Wilder | Posted 08.02.2014 | Business
Karl Wilder

Check the integrity of your franchises. Taste the food. Engage in additional staff training if needed. Never be a negligent parent. As your family of restaurants grows, the amount of careful training and supervision needed grows as well.

13 Food Signs You're Definitely A Tourist In New York City

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 05.26.2014 | Taste

You're a dead giveaway if you're chasing one of these New York food trends.

How Cupcakes Led Me To Reinvent My Life And Career

Posted 04.01.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

It was Mike Howard's first anniversary apart from his wife, and she had requested he gift her Magnolia cupcakes for the occasion. After a week in N...

Magnolia Bakery's Chief Baking Officer, Bobbie Lloyd, Reveals Her Favorite Halloween Treats

Holly Cara Price | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Holly Cara Price

Chef Bobbie Lloyd is President, Operating Partner, and Chief Baking Officer of Magnolia Bakery, which has expanded by leaps and bounds in recent years...

Rachel Tepper

Do Big Chain Bakeries Mean The End Of Neighborhood Shops?

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Tepper | Posted 07.08.2013 | Small Business

In much of America, gone are the days when the local bakery was the main destination for bread and pastry products. Today, independent bakeries must b...

Exclusive Recipe: Magnolia Bakery's Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

Kristen Aiken | Posted 07.02.2013 | Taste

Save yourself the trip to New York, guys.

Three Things to Do One Time in NYC, As a New Yorker

Hilary Sheinbaum | Posted 06.18.2013 | New York
Hilary Sheinbaum

New York isn't for the faint at heart. Still, being courageous has nothing to do with going back for more.

PHOTOS: The Best Tourist Trap Alternatives

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 01.30.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Name recognition is the only thing you'll sacrifice if you swap out the usual tourist attractions for these lesser-known spots.

Limitless Fun In NYC

Lisa McElroy | Posted 12.22.2012 | Travel
Lisa McElroy

It's early fall, and I've got itchy feet. Two back-to-back trips to New York show the many sides the city has to offer.

PHOTOS: We Ate Sparkly Swarovski Cupcakes In Honor Of Fashion Week

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 08.31.2012 | Style

We may be outing ourselves here, but we'll admit it: we're fashion girls who love to eat. We're also fashion girls who are just a bit tired of Fashion...

Boys, Men, Howard Stern and Father's Day

Kim Stagliano | Posted 08.15.2012 | Parents
Kim Stagliano

Beside the basic kindness and generosity that you'd look for in a husband and the more superficial attraction, it's impossible to know who will rise and who will sink like a stone when adversity moves in for a long stay.

Magnolia Bakery: 6 Ways To Ruin A Cupcake

Food & Wine | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Food & Wine

While Magnolia's cupcakes can arrive literally overnight, Lloyd is happy to encourage baking at home. Here, she shares six mistakes that home bakers make when trying to create the perfect cupcake.

Cupcake Craze Heads To Wall Street

Posted 08.30.2011 | Business

LOS ANGELES (Lisa Baertlein and Mary Slosson) - Investors in Nasdaq newcomer Crumbs hope to cash in on the cupcake craze. Will they whip up big pr...

Magnolia Bakery Clone Sparks Global Cupcake Turf War

Slashfood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

Carrie Bradshaw's favorite bakery has found itself in the middle of its own melodrama. The owners of Magnolia Bakery, the Manhattan cupcake shop made ...

Your Weekend To Do List: Beer, Pretzels And A Marathon

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The weekend started early with St. Patrick's day, but after all the green beer is finished, learn how to make your own at City Sip's homebrew class. A...

Cupcakes For Guys: The Next Big Idea?

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Patrick Sauer | Posted 08.10.2011 | Small Business

In 2008, David Arrick thought he'd had a stroke of luck in the middle of the cratering economy. He'd lost his job as a commercial real estate lawyer w...

Ken Carson Celebrates his 50th!

Cator Sparks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Cator Sparks

Yes, that Ken, as in Barbie's boyfriend. For his big birthday, Mattel went all out to celebrate at the swanky auction house with live Ken model's wearing looks by the coolest menswear designers of the moment.

Forget The Wait: Order Magnolia Bakery Cupcakes Online

The Huffington Post | Grace Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Good news, cupcake fanatics! Soon you will no longer need to join a Sex and the City tour and endure Magnolia Bakery's long lines (or scorn from loca...

PHOTOS: LA's Best Places For Pie, The New 'It' Dessert

Huffington Post | Lindsay Flans | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

There is a new dessert on the menu this season and it's not just for the holidays. Pie, the new 'it' dessert (read, move over cupcakes!) is popping up...

Chef Speak: Magnolia Bakery

Heather Taylor | Posted 10.28.2011 | Los Angeles
Heather Taylor

We thought it appropriate to offer up a seasonal fall dessert with a twist for Thanksgiving. And who better to speak with than Bobbie Lloyd, President and Chief Baking Officer of Magnolia Bakery.

New York's Famous Magnolia Bakery Coming To Chicago?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The beloved cupcakes at New York City's Magnolia Bakery have been adored by "Sex and the City" fans and locals alike for years. Soon, the long lines c...