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Mon, HOPE Farmer’s Market Birthday Cake

Dec 6th, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on Mon, HOPE Farmer’s Market Birthday Cake

Being vendors at HOPE Farmers Market we were thrilled when asked to make their 4th birthday cake. We decided to use Mon as the inspiration. He’s the subject of their very first poster and their mascot, a Jamaican monster who looks like he could use a little love. But it’s a birthday party, so we […]

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Christmas Is Coming.. With A Giveaway!

Nov 29th, 2013 by Gemma | 2

Thanksgiving has come and gone and December is waiting to pounce upon us, that means our days are filled with the scent of peppermint, eggnog and gingerbread. We love it and especially love this cold weather we’ve been having, we hope it stays around for a while longer! As you saw a sneak peek of […]

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SALE!

Oct 13th, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on SALE!

HOPE Farmers Market was cancelled due to the rain today and so we are left with some sweet treats in need of a good home, going for half price! – Pecan Pralines $1 – Ribbon Cookies $2 – Scottish Shortbread $1.50 – GingerDead Men $0.50 – Currant Scones $1 – Candied Ginger Scones $1 – […]

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Halloween Cupcakes

Oct 9th, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on Halloween Cupcakes

Now just because we don’t sell cupcakes at the market (out of respect to another vendor) doesn’t mean we can’t sell them at all. So,  I’d like to present a trio of monsters we’ve been working on. Available just for the Halloween season we’ll be taking orders for these by the dozen up until the […]

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Farmers Market Recap

Sep 10th, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on Farmers Market Recap

A big thank you to everyone who came out and supported us on our first day at Hope FM, we had an absolute blast! We of course made far too much, but as the weeks progress we’ll find the balance there. Our best sellers were our pralines and our ribbon cookies, both family recipes of […]

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Good News Everyone!

Sep 6th, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on Good News Everyone!

We are very excited to announce that starting this Sunday (September 8th), you will be able to find us at Hope Farmers Market. Situated on East 5th St, at the corner of Comal right behind the Plaza Saltillo Metro Rail Station this farmers market has a pavilion area and a beautiful courtyard. Live music every […]

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Musings On Customers, Satisfaction And Small Business.

Feb 18th, 2013 by Michael | Comments Off on Musings On Customers, Satisfaction And Small Business.

Herein lies a philosophical and inwardly thoughtful post. Please bear with me and we may both end up someplace illuminated at the end. Then again, maybe not. *grins* I have had these thoughts marching through my head for a while now, and I’m trying very hard to pull them into a cohesive post. I will endeavor […]

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Thank You

Feb 13th, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on Thank You

Ash Wednesday is here and the last few King Cakes are trickling out of the door leaving me with something to say…   Thank You.   Really, thank you. It has been a tremendous King Cake season, much better than I had hoped for way back at the start of the season. We tripled the […]

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Austin Food Bloggers Community Cookbook

Feb 7th, 2013 by Gemma | Comments Off on Austin Food Bloggers Community Cookbook

We’ve been members of the Austin Food Bloggers Alliance since it’s inception. While we don’t get to take part in events as often as we would like to, it is a group of wonderful people that support each other and the community as a whole through classes,  and social and philanthropic events. Last year a […]

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