Sweetz N Treatz Bakery
May 26, 2018
Ashley Hicks – Creator, Founder, and owner
Hillary Hicks – Creator and Co-Owner
ABOUT THE OWNER
Ashley Hicks is a single mother of 2 children. She is a Kindergarten Teacher at Enterprise Elementary in Wichita, KS. Ashley is a WSU Alumni. A current student at Baker University in the Masters of School Leadership Program.
She Loves bacon, Pho, and Tofu
Hillary Hicks is a mother of 1 large dog and 2 small dogs. She is a graduate from Newman University. She works at as a Respiratory Therapist at St. Francis Hospital. Hillary has also taught tennis lessons on the side. She loves tennis and traveling.
One saves children and the other saves mostly adult lives.
Their mother, Ms. Nguyen, is not part of the ownership but she is the support system that allows us to take breaks.
We are currently researching steps to implement part-time help in the bakery.
ABOUT THE BUSINESS
Years ago, Sweetz N Treatz Bakery was founded in the home of Ashley Hicks through giving to her community. Ashley supplied baked goods for community fundraisers and her local community church. It positioned itself as a Bakery Storefront in the Delano District, May 26th, 2018. It’s now locally owned by her and sister- Hillary Hicks. Sweetz N Treatz Bakery enjoys giving back to community when possible.
Their goal is provide bakery items from scratch to our customers. They do their best to provide products for everyone to enjoy!
They build relationships with our customer. Customers aren’t just customers. Customers are like family especially their regular customers.
It is not just about running a business but impacting and encouraging each person entering the door.
Currently, steps are being taken to provide literacy and decorating classes for children.
WHY I STARTED THE BUSINESS
Last year, We were given the opportunity to appear on Sugar Rush Netflix: Season 1. I was sit at my computer one day, and the casting information popped up. The rest is history. After the Netflix opportunity, we decided to combined forces in the old Sugar Sisters Location. I, Ashley, was tagged regarding the location in Delano on Facebook. We could not pass up an opportunity of a ready made bakery. It was God sent, so we decided to step out on faith.
Keto Items – Cupcakes, cookies, and other items
Cupcakes- cream cheese, buttercream, cookie dough, whipped lemon and more (frostings vary on the cupcake)
Cakes upon request
Brownies- Our mom’s the many culprit for these
Flavors and color differ on certain days- Bubble gum, cinnamon, lemon, grape, original, apple, and strawberry
Cookies- Sugar cookie with royal icing and buttercream, chocolate chip cookies, oatmeal, Snickerdoodle, peanut butter blossoms, various no bakes, cookie sandwiches, celebration stacks, and more
MOST POPULAR ITEM
Cookie Cluster: A no-bake cookie combined with white chocolate, peanut butter, marshmallows, rice krispes, and chocolate chips.
Cupcakes: They are all popular- Unique in their own way (Strawberry and Caramel Delight would be the top sellers)
917 W Douglas Ave
Wichita, KS 67213
Read past Get To Know features here!
Want to be in our weekly Get To Know feature? You can apply here or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We are primarily focused on restaurants, food trucks, and leisure & entertainment businesses aimed at giving Wichita something to do. We understand advertising isn’t cheap and building exposure can be tough, so we do this free of charge to support businesses in the community.
Did you love the article and want to help the continuing free content at Wichita By E.B.? You can help keep our site going with a simple one-time or recurring donation. Your contribution is appreciated.