Specializing in Southern Inspired Desserts

Lynette Jefferies, best known as Dessert Bae, has been baking for over twenty years. She is Servsafe Manager’s certified. 
Rebranded and established in 2016, My Desserts Diva LLC, is an artisan baking company, specializing in southern inspired desserts, using farm to table fresh products in each gourmet creation. Creating moist and decadent handcrafted desserts.

A little history about My Desserts Diva LLC

• Rebranded and Est. in December 2016
• Uses locally sourced ingredients
• Focuses on small batch baking
• Online, Retail, Events and Pop Up Shops

Mission Statement

It is my mission to provide classic desserts with love and personal exchange. To develop, build and maintain impactful relationships amongst community and all of our valued customers.

Signed - 

A Bougie Baker


Order and Shipping Information

When are Dessert Orders Shipped?

Standard orders are shipped within three to five (3-5) business days after your order has been received. Processing times vary throughout the year based on seasonal fluctuations, i.e., holidays, and or extreme weather conditions. Our desserts are time and temperature sensitive and are shipped USPS priority shipping, which insure  a quicker delivery. It is suggested to set notifications for tracking status once you receive your tracking information. Please note our Gourmet Cupcakes do Not ship. Must select local Pick Up.

How do I store my items?

Cookies stay fresh at room temperature for 5 days and can be stored in the freezer for up to 1 month.

Dessert Tasty Jars, which all require refrigeration, stay fresh in the refrigerator for 7 days and up to 1 month in the freezer.

Cakes, Cupcakes and Tarts can be stored in the refrigerator for 5 days and up to two weeks in the freezer (cakes/cupcakes/tarts should be removed from the refrigerator 1 hour before serving).

Can I customize my Dessert Order and replace with other items?

Unfortunately, no. Customers are not permitted to swap, edit or exchange dessert orders. All sales are final. Special dessert orders can be completed by submitting a request via email to info@mydessertsdiva.com .

Do your desserts contain food allergen ingredients?

Our desserts are processed in a facility that may come in contact with the following ingredients milk, wheat, soy, eggs, and nuts.

What happens if my order does not come?

Please email Lynette at info@mydessertsdiva.com to have this addressed immediately. Please note, however; if your box is marked as "delivered" per USPS, My Desserts Diva cannot be responsible for stolen or lost packages.

Orders are shipped using USPS Priority shipping and are insured. In the case that your package is lost, stolen or extremely delayed, it is recommended to submit a claim with your local post office for reimbursement, and we will assist however needed. By submitting this order, you have read and agreed to our terms, conditions, and shipping policy. 

Also, if you enter an incorrect address during checkout, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to correct the address.

Dessert Tastings

Dessert tastings and consultations are BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. My Desserts Diva does not offer pre-made desserts for tastings. All desserts are made fresh, per each tasting per order for each customer. All flavor choices & payment are required to secure your scheduled appointment date.

My Desserts Diva also offers a Dessert Bae Tasting Sample Box as an option for our customers, which start at $45, which includes your selected flavor pairings and additional dessert choices that will be made fresh and pre-packaged for you to pick up. We also offer a more involved sit-down tasting combined with a cake consultation starting at $75, which serves up to 4 guests. On site tastings are scheduled for a maximum of 1 hour, during which the owner, Lynette Jefferies will be able to learn more about your vision, and the details of your event.

the Sweet Spot

You can shop with My Desserts Diva at the Sweet Spot, the retail dessert and gift boutique located at 7758 Marlboro Pike, Suite 10, District Heights MD, 20747

I just wanted to say thank you so much for making such a beautiful and tasty cake. I received so many compliments and I almost didn't want to to cut into it. When I did it was so good. Thank you for making my 40th a very special day. Be blessed! 

Anita E.

That nana puddin tastes like my momma's

Nikki C.

My job loved the pound cake bites!!! Thank You!

Toni P.