Taste the sweet success of Good Cakes and Bakes
Kila Peeples met with business owner April Anderson to learn about the surprising journey that led to her to create Good Cakes and Bakes in Detroit. Good Cakes and Bakes focuses on making Southern influenced baked goods, from German Chocolate cupcakes to St. Louis favorite Gooey cake. April says she has been baking since she was young girl, helping her mother out the kitchen. She was working in finance before she decided to change her path and open Good Cakes and Bakes. Watch the video above to see April’s journey and what exactly Gooey Cake is all about.
Detroit baker targeted by hate group stays positive
DETROIT April Anderson bakes cakes. In a normal week she said Good Cakes and Bakes gets dozens of orders for custom bakes. I was like because he put the word pride in there, Ill make it a pride cake, Anderson said. After five days, -- not wanting to give a customer an old cake -- Anderson was forced to throw it out. I felt very disappointed leaving at six oclock that he hadnt come and picked up the cake, Anderson said.