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Congress Heights on the Rise has some pictures from Olivia’s Cupcake Shop in Fairlawn. It’s exciting to see that the miniature cakes are spreading east of the river—-especially considering the cupcake deserts Greater Greater Washington “reported” on earlier this year.

The opening confirms a simple fact: The desire for overpriced flour, butter and sugar knows no bounds of race, geography, or economics. And even better, the line has got to be shorter than the one at Georgetown Cupcakes.

Photo by SliceofChic via a Flickr/Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic License