I'd like to dedicate this post to a very important person at Babycakes... Ross, our aquatics engineer. Ross joined Team Babycakes in June, and sadly (for us) and ecstatically (for him) is about to leave to go back to college next week. I have to say, part of what I love the most about work are the … [Read more...] about Thimble Factory Summer
I grew up in a house where chocolate was pretty much a religion. My father adores all things chocolate, and many of our childhood desserts reflected this love. While other families enjoyed apple or blueberry pie with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, we always had ours with chocolate ice cream. Every … [Read more...] about Let’s Talk Chocolate
James M!!! Congratulations James! Make sure you have a tall glass of cold milk ready & waiting! Thank you EVERYONE for participating in a great conversation about cupcakes and stay tuned...we're going to move from cupcakes to brownies this week, and I have a feeling I just may throw in … [Read more...] about And the winner is…
one cookie at a time – what ingredients are required to run a business, and where can I buy that cook book?
Has anyone out there read the book 'The E-Myth Revisited: Why Most Small Businesses Don't Work and What to Do About It' by Michael Gerber? The "E" stands for Entrepreneur, and the book examines who is likely to start a company, why/how some companies become successful and why most don't. I highly … [Read more...] about one cookie at a time – what ingredients are required to run a business, and where can I buy that cook book?
Remember when you were a kid, and you used to have a favorite day of the week? Or, your favorite day of the year, usually your birthday and/or Christmas/Hanukkah/Festivus? Well, I have a favorite day of the month, and it’s called… Inventory. Yes, that’s right. Inventory. And, yes…I am being … [Read more...] about Inventory hell
I have to do it, even though I already 'did it' a couple of months ago on Facebook. As much as I wish I had the strength to resist, I don't. We're going to talk about cupcakes, a very touchy subject matter for many of us. Why touchy? What could possibly be an issue with a little cup … [Read more...] about A little cupcake love…