New bakery adds flavor to Richmond Park Center


If you have a sweet tooth, or simply enjoy delicious baked goods, welcome to paradise. Buttercup Bakery offers an array of appetizing goodies, including custom birthday cakes, french toast and caramel popcorn cupcakes (among many more flavors), danishes and even gluten free desserts. Buttercup Bakery does it all.

This charming, full scale bakery located in Richmond Park Center at 2846 Richmond Road in Texarkana,Texas is owned by Marti Kim and operated by Kim and partner, Sky Pilgreen.

Owner Marti Kim was born in Texarkana and graduated nursing school December 2014, shortly after, in March 2015, she began making plans for the bakery.

Kim talked about her life long passion for cooking and baking, which drove her to place her nursing career on the side lines, and run full sprint into making Buttercup Bakery a reality. With the help of her husband, Kim was able to begin her own business and do what she has always loved to do, though this time, her creations would reach the entire community of Texarkana.


The 26-year old business owner bakes a wide variety of goods, though she shared her favorite treat to bake are cupcakes because “the flavor possibilities are endless.”

Buttercup Bakery, opened its doors to the public on October 21st and has since had customers raving about its mouth-watering desserts, describing them as “absolutely delectable!” and “the best cupcake [they] have had in years!”

Kim went on to say she wants Buttercup Bakery “to be the first place you think of when you want fresh baked foods, wether it be a specialty cake for a birthday, wedding, anniversary, cookies, fresh pastries, or even artisan bread.”


Buttercup Bakery serves a wide range of events, such as preparing cakes for birthdays, weddings, or even providing multiple desserts for company functions. The bakery also hosts birthday parties for all ages; in which every guest can decorate and enjoy their very own cupcake.

Next time you’re driving down Richmond road or simply craving something flavorful, come indulge in the variety of fine baked goods at Buttercup Bakery. Open on Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. located at 2846 Richmond Rd. Call (430) 200- 2660, e-mail or visit Buttercup Bakery Facebook page.

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