Simply Elegant Sweets and Treats. Hometown Desserts has a wide variety of fresh homemade sweets and treats. Cindy, owner and chef has lived in Bradenton for over 20 years. She developed her true love and passion at a young age watching and helping her Grandma and Mom spending countless hours in their kitchens baking. At that time she lived in rural North Carolina. At The Chop Shop we carry many of her sweets and treats and we are happy to special order just about anything for you. Once you have tried her sweets and treats you will wonder how you ever lived without them! Ask us for a taste!