I Passed! I Am Licensed! Whoopee!

Business By springlakecake Updated 6 Mar 2009 , 6:58pm by Monkess

springlakecake Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 3:51pm
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Just had to share that I just passed my kitchen inpspection! It's been a long year, but I am really excited. Thanks to everyone for the help and inpiration along the way!

I want to add some photos, but it wont let me

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jillmakescakes Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:19pm
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let me be the first to say WOOO_HOOOOOOO right along with you! That is so awesome and exciting. Are you on cloud nine right now? Congrats and best of luck to you! (can I get a few more exclamation points??!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1-- thanks

live2create Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:29pm
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Congrat icon_biggrin.gif

MemphisMom9801 Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:30pm
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YAY for you!!! Great news!! icon_biggrin.gif

Anntee Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:32pm
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icon_smile.gif Wishing you many years of success! icon_smile.gif

cakecastle Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:33pm
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Congratulations!!!!!!!!!! That is so exciting! Best of luck to you in your new legal kitchen! Woohoo! You deserve it!

grama_j Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:36pm
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I was going to say "you lucky duck", but that isn't true...... you worked HARD for that...... CONGRATS !!!! party.gifthumbs_up.gif

emiyeric Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:39pm
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Hurrah!!!! Is it too early to propose a toast? Perhaps just some pink champgne cake ... or margarita cake ... or white russian cake ... mmmm, now I'm hungry icon_smile.gif.

What a way to start the year! Congrats!


springlakecake Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:42pm
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thanks everyone. I am trying again with the photos.

The yellow walls in the photos looks a little harsher than it really is. IT is actually "friendly yellow" it makes me happy

miasuzzette Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:42pm
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Hip, Hip, Hooray, Congratulation. thumbs_up.gif A Toast to you =]

Margie From Ct icon_biggrin.gif

addietx Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:43pm
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Congrats on your new license. I hope you have great success in the future. I have to tell you that I really admire your work. I love your watering can and many other cakes that you have posted. I can't wait to see more. What state are you in by the way?

aquamom Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:46pm
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Congratulations!!!!The kitchen looks wonderful. Keep following your passion.

cylstrial Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:47pm
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Whoa! Your kitchen looks amazing! I'm so happy for you!! Congrats!

springlakecake Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:49pm
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thanks! I am in Michigan

cas17 Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 4:52pm
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congratulations!!! your kitchen looks wonderful. wishing you many years of success!!

yvette131 Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 5:01pm
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Congratulations!!! I too love your cakes, you deserve it!!

cakesdivine Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 9:35pm
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Whoo hoo! Awesome, awesome! You will do great!

lesyorkwolf Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 9:48pm
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May I be nosey enough to ask if this is a separate site or one one that was created at you home? You look like you have so much space.......how wonderful! Congratulations to you......what a sense of accomplishment! icon_lol.gificon_lol.gif

springlakecake Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 9:49pm
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It is a 2nd kitchen in our basement that is separate from the rest of our living quarters. It really isnt THAT big. It is about 220 square feet. big enough.

littlecake Posted 4 Mar 2009 , 11:05pm
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I'm sooo happy for you!
It looks great, and alot bigger than220 sq ft.

It looks like Mr Clean has been there...it's spotless!

doin the cakers booty dance for ya!

springlakecake Posted 5 Mar 2009 , 5:17pm
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well of course the first time she comes it was spotless. I hope she wont catch me in a bad place next time when it is a surprise inspection! I think I will be fine though, without all of my other everyday junk laying around (like my regular kitchen) , I think I will do a good job keeping clean and organized.

littlecake Posted 6 Mar 2009 , 12:15am
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ugh, the health dept caught me in a bad spot today.....my hand sink just fell off.....well i managed to put it back on, but i hadn't been able to get the pipes back on....

i hadn't called the plumber yet, i was gonna give it another go.


and here he came....i showed him right off the bat, he was NOT happy.

he wrote down a whole bunch of stuff....i called the plumber while he was still at the shop, and i have to call him after i fix it.

i dunno if it's a big a deal as i'm making it....or if it's this dang PMS.

everything else looked pretty good on his report tho......this is the first time in 7 years he has to come back, i'm sure i will have to pay a fee...or a fine or something.

springlakecake Posted 6 Mar 2009 , 12:25am
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That stinks! I hope you get it resolved quickly!

beck30 Posted 6 Mar 2009 , 4:10am
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that is awsome, I hope to have mine done by the end of the year.

sportsmom005 Posted 6 Mar 2009 , 4:23am
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Originally Posted by merissa

thanks! I am in Michigan

I'm in Michigan too! What city are you in?

Susie53 Posted 6 Mar 2009 , 4:25am
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Congratulations! Wow...that is one nice kitchen! thumbs_up.gif

indydebi Posted 6 Mar 2009 , 4:25am
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what a wonderful looking space! congrats on all of your hard work!

littlecake, I think most HD's will write up a violation they've noticed, but they give you some time (10 days? 30 days?) to fix it. I doubt that you'll be fined.

springlakecake Posted 6 Mar 2009 , 12:36pm
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cmyoung, I am in Spring Lake (it is just outside grand haven) my business name is Spring Lake Cake, LLC. How about you?

sportsmom005 Posted 6 Mar 2009 , 2:14pm
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Originally Posted by merissa

cmyoung, I am in Spring Lake (it is just outside grand haven) my business name is Spring Lake Cake, LLC. How about you?

Other side of the state...about an hour north of Detroit, in a little town called Ortonville. Your cakes are amazing! I was hoing you lived closer and I had found a local cake buddy. I love doing cakes, but am still pretty new at it and have a lot to learn.

Congratulations on your new kitchen...its beautiful!

springlakecake Posted 6 Mar 2009 , 2:30pm
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My brother-in-law was from Ortonville I think! Is that close to Clarkston?

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