Michelle “ChefMitchie” Curran was inspired to curate a pop-up for Las Vegas, NV USA in 2014, when she read on Facebook about a group of decorators -- led by Valerie Van Galder --who were launching a Depressed Cake Shop in Los Angeles.
February 24, 2016 Depressed Cake Shop Las Vegas #DCSLV made its debut with four local bakeries and three “out of town” volunteer bakers benefiting Team Red, White & Blue (a non-profit that joins civilians and veterans in physical and social activity).
Guest Blog by our friend Diane Magnette, founder of Love Infinity, as featured on Maria Shriver.
Love can often be taken for granted and reveals its true nature when it’s put to the test. Everyone will tell you they love their spouse, friends, and their parents. Love is like life, it is easy when everything goes well, but it becomes meaningful and real when everything goes wrong. Read More
A fascinating article by Moze Halperin about his experience at Fountain House Gallery, "the premier venue in New York City representing artists with mental illness" and the persisting, harmful "legacy of the tortured-artist myth." This is a must read. Read More
Guest blog by Depressed Cake Shop's chief co-conspirator Valerie Van Galder's sister, Jodi Margolin-Peterson. Jodi talks about the keynote speech at Mental Health Association of Orange County's 22nd Annual MH Community Service Awards Luncheon. Jodi is a tenacious advocate for the homeless of Boise, Idaho and the founder of the Emerald House, a group home. Read More
We made Cam Newton and Peyton Manning cookies in preparation for the Superbowl! Watch the process here :) Read More
An evening of stories, music, poetry and CAKE Read More
This Is My Brave, Inc. and Depressed Cake Shop are proud to present an evening of storytelling and cake.
Join us for the Pittsburgh Premiere of the Depressed Cake Shop, an international pop-up bake sale raising mental health awareness one grey, sweet treat at a time! Read More
The online gallery of custom created edible art will launch September 10th, World Suicide Prevention Day in Williams’ honor hosted by Depressed Cake Shop. Read More
“I don’t know what I can accomplish. I am small, I am one person, but I have to help, do you want to join me in my little project, Depressed Cake Shop, Los Angeles?" Read More
Far away from the green fields and enforced jollity of The Great British Bake Off is a land with a distinctly grey hue. This place is home to The Depressed Cake Shop, a pop-up that uses baked goods to raise awareness of mental health issues. Read More