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Quick and Easy Holiday Entertaining

Posted by Robin Abel on

Holidays are crazy.  There's so much to do and everything has to be perfect... so we think.  Sometimes "perfection" doesn't need to be hand made but simply a way that you enjoy the holiday.  Someone just came into the store asking for a suggestion of where to order cookie trays.  She said, "I love cookies.  Hate to make them.  So I buy them."  Brilliant woman.  Certainly my lightbulb moment for the day. Entertaining, whether it be for your boss or simply your family (you can decided which is easier), is one more thing that makes us crazy.  Cooking can put people over the...

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The evil Gluten!

Posted by Robin Abel on

Gluten is not a word I heard growing up.  It's one of those new things that is changing the way we eat and for those of us who don't struggle with such issues, we're not really sure why.  On the other hand, for people who are new to understanding they live with gluten issues, being able to identify and manage their diet is such a game changer. So what's the big problem with gluten and why is it effecting so many people? Having no scientific or health background, I have to research and ask experts what's the big deal.  Here's a link from...

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Come sample our breakfast

Posted by Robin Abel on

People ask if I've owned a retail store before.  Nope.  Do you make any of the food in your store?  Nope.  Did your previous career move you into this direction?  Ah, not so much.  Yes, it is a mystery why this former children's ministry/women's ministry/leadership trainer turned local product store owner. Let me solve the puzzle for you. I never had any intention of working for churches.  Before that, I was actually an event planner with a marketing background.  Yes, I have worked in retail stores for years which is how I paid for gas and food for a while.  But I...

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