• Carefree Patisserie has served thousands of cupcakes at local bridal events, including Your Wedding Iowa and Weddings in Iowa shows
  • In 2009 and 2010, Carefree Patisserie sponsored and judged the gourmet cupcake contest at the Iowa State Fair
  • Chef Jennifer treated an audience to a demonstration at the local chef stage during the 2008 Celebrity Food and Wine Expo
  • Chef Jennifer entered a 5-tiered Celebration of Des Moines cake into the Celebrity Food and Wine Expo in 2009 and earned a “Thumbs Up” from Duff Goldman (Ace of Cakes)
  • Carefree’s Bacon and Butterscotch cupcakes were featured at the Sips in the City event during the 2010 Hy-Vee Winefest held in downtown Des Moines
  • Over 800 Chocolate Chip Pancake cupcakes with bacon and bacon-chocolate brownies were devoured at the 2010 Baconfest
  • Bacon caramel corn, rye and pancetta truffles and cupcakes were featured at the Cochon 555 tour stop in Des Moines in 2009 and 2010
  • Bacon cupcakes were enjoyed by pork fans at the annual SWine event held on the Ankeny DMACC campus in 2008
  • For the past 4 years, Jennifer and Christine have had the honor of working on the Iowa State Fair’s famous Butter Cow