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In Pursuit of Chocolate

A couple of years ago we pared down our offerings at Sonja’s Old Fashioned Delicacies. We were just making too many items; lots of different cookies, breads, cakes, quick breads, candies. Now I’m on the other side of the teeter-totter. … Continue reading

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Old recipes

January is the best time to try new cookie recipes. The past season is still fresh in our minds: the successes, the flavors we were lacking, the recipes that simply took too much labor. So I peruse my extensive library … Continue reading

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Loving fall

I like fall. I really do. I love the fall asters, mums, and bright leaves. I love the autumn sunsets. I look forward to the hustle and bustle of Holiday shipments and Christmas parties. But it is a challenging time … Continue reading

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‘Twas the Season

We just finished harvest time for the bakeshop/bistro ring of my circus. My staff did an amazing job of putting out a ton of cookies and candy for holiday gift-giving. Many orders came in late and we were able to take … Continue reading

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Elves and Frost

Santa’s elves really cranked it up the past three days. More than 150 boxes of goodies jumped onto the UPS truck thanks to a steady kitchen crew, emergency box packers and a very compassionate UPS driver. The past week or so … Continue reading

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Twelve Days

Twelve days ’til Christmas. The elves are very busy stirring up candy, mixing up cookies and boxing up goodies. Good thing elves don’t need much sleep!   Good thing I’ve got a lot of elves!

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