Authenticity is Everything

There is one thing about our business that we stick to, regardless of the circumstances, which is our authenticity.  We want everything from the taste of our cookies to the photos on our social media accounts to be true to what we really are.  The longer we are in this business, the more I find…

Read More

What is Content Marketing?

Last week, I wrote a post all about content. I gave a definition of content and went over examples of both good and bad. This week, I thought it would be good to continue this conversation, and talk about content marketing. Now that we know what content is, what is content marketing? Is it anything…

Read More

What is Content?

Nowadays, everyone has a website, Twitter handle, blog, or an Instagram page. If it’s not a personal account, then it’s an entrepreneur’s account working to grow their brand, gain more followers, and “make it” as an online content creator and/or marketer. These two terms have become buzzwords on the internet. They get thrown around so…

Read More

3 Things I've Learned about Instagram in 2019

I’ve been using Instagram regularly for a few years. However, I just started working on building up our brand on a business Instagram account. Before I really started paying attention to the number of followers, or the number of posts each page had, I thought it was all chalked up to luck, or that the…

Read More

Learning by Youtube

I don’t have an MBA. I don’t even have a BA in business. I have a degree, but I can’t afford to go back to school; at least not yet. However, one thing that is amazing about the small business and entrepreneur community is that they are all so ready to help each other out.…

Read More

In Conversation: Our 6 Goals for 2019

Now that a full week into the new year has passed, we thought it was a good time to post our top 6 business goals for 2019. Do you have any goals for your small business this year? Let us know in the comments what are your biggest focus is this year. Be more prepared…

Read More

In Conversation: Top 10 Lessons Learned from 2018

Howdy Cookie Lovers! The new year is quickly approaching, and as most people do during the holiday season when they are not shopping, we have mapped out some lessons learned from 2018. Read below for our top 10 lessons learned about starting a business. The Business does not run itself This one seems like a…

Read More

Instagram, it’s a learning process.

This morning I was groggy. I could barely make myself get out of bed. My cat was calling for his food from the other room, my phone was full of unread emails, and my to-do list was not doing itself. I literally rolled out of my bed, my feet catching their balance before I hit…

Read More

In Conversation: Business Status Update

 Today we are discussing the status of our business, where we are, what we are looking to transition to, and things that we are still trying to figure out. Laurie/Mom:  Okay, we started out with farmers’ markets in order to actually see if there was a demand, or I guess we just wanted to see…

Read More