Two Former Ritz-Carlton Pastry Chefs Are Competing on the Food Network

Lyndsy Velasquez and Amy McBride teamed up to make a "scary sci-fi" chocolate sculpture for Chocolate Meltdown: Hershey's After Dark.

10/01/2021 By Cooper Levey-Baker


Their Sarasota Wedding: Heidi & Patrick's Sarasota Garden Club Reception

Heidi and Patrick, winners of our "Will You Marry Me?" contest, celebrate their nuptials at the Sarasota Garden Club.

07/18/2013 By Sara Freund


Their Sarasota Wedding: Yara and Allen

Yara and Allen's Sarasota wedding: A beautiful affair at the Powel Crosley Estate.

05/08/2013 By Taylor Meredith



Foodologist: Pastries by Design's Lyndsy McDonald whips up sweet treats in her Lakewood Ranch bakery.

03/01/2013 By Beau Denton