Danielle Librera

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2009

    Now Open: Lola Coffee

    Today is the first day in business for Lola Coffee, the hip hangout created by Daniel Wayne (formerly of Lux and Lola Tapas). House-roasted coffee is one good reason to go; homemade pastries by Danielle Librera of the recently closed Sweet Pea Bakery are another. And what about the location i ... More >>

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    April 8, 2009

    Sweet Pea Bakery Says Goodbye

    While downtown continues to break ground on a whole slew of new developments, devotees of desserts will have to wave goodbye as Sweet Pea Bakery (, 209 W. Jackson Street, 602-296-4042) closes its doors at the end of April, just weeks after Danielle Librera, chef and owner, celebr ... More >>

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    March 6, 2008
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    February 29, 2008

    Get ready for West of Western

    Don't spoil your appetite on the weekend of March 15 and 16! That's when the West of Western Culinary Festival will bring a jaw-dropping lineup of some of Arizona's most high-profile chefs into one central location for guests to sip wine, sample delicious foods, and socialize all afternoon. Consid ... More >>

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    March 1, 2007

    Art Detour 2007 Listings

    The low-down details on where to do what

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    January 15, 2007

    Hello, Sweet Pea

    Tasty cake: The birthday confection, before we completely devoured it Have you been to the Sweet Pea Bakery yet? It's a welcome addition to downtown, tucked into a small storefront at the southwest corner of Jackson and 2nd Ave. Up until recently, I'd only ever stopped in to get some peanut bu ... More >>