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  • Award Winning Rosemary Salt & Pepper Pecans


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  • Celebrating Autumn with Chocolate Grape Acorns

    Autumn brings so many beautiful colors and crisp outings. Along the way as you walk in the woods or clean up your yard, you may find acorns in amongst the leaves. Use them stacked in a pretty clear jar with some small decorative pumpkins or squash for a great centerpiece. Make some edible acorns from grapes, toss in a few dark chocolate leaves and you have a healthy autumn dessert!   Edible Acorns 1 bunch of red and/or green grapes, stemmed, washed, dried 1 cup melted chocolate (use melted chocolate chips or tempered chocolate) or more 1/4-1/2 cup finely chopped...

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  • Naturally Sweet Summer in Wisconsin

    Oh we are so happy Summer is here! From the music festivals and outdoor community concerts to the BBQ's and tailgaiting at baseball parks. Our outdoor enjoyment is so short in the Midwest that we treasure every single moment. Join us in taking the time to savor the natural beauty,  time to savor the natural goodness of people. and time to savor the natural goodness of so many home-cooked, home made and hand crafted foods that abound at farmer's markets, local restaurants and shops. Visit a farm and pick berries, go to the state or county fair to see the...

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  • Sweet Thanks with Treat Boxes!

    We are so grateful for all of the people that help us with our business. As a special thanks to you and to help you say Thanks for a job well done, Thanks for your business, or Thanks for coming to our event, we are offering 15% off of our Treat Boxes until April 22. Our Treat boxes offer a grand variety of options, all will delight your recipients. From mouth watering Cashew Almond Toffee Bites, Creamy Chocolate covered caramel bars to our Premium Chocolate Thank You Bars, these delectable treats will get your Thanks! heard. Use promo code 'SweetAprilShowers" at...

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  • Holiday Entertaining

    When it comes to the Holidays and entertaining, we tend to over-think the menu, the decor and time it takes to do it all! As a former caterer for 15 years, some suggestions follow to help make your Holiday entertaining stress less. Simple is best, a few touches of Holiday-ness is all you really need to suggest a festive commemoration. Good lighting and candles are essential, they soften the mood, create warmth and make everyone look good! Music is another essential, but keep it in the background.  There are so many options from the music channel on cable to Pandora...

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  • Mixed Nuts

    Every Christmas, my folks give us a bag of mixed nuts…. Perhaps they are reminding us that, as a family of 10 children, with spouses and grandchildren, we are all a bag of mixed nuts. Come to think of it, my life is a bag of mixed nuts. All of my friends, family, customers and acquaintances have their own qualities, some saltier than others, some more subtle than others, some creamier than others. Each of their unique qualities makes them a delight.   And, all together, the whole bag is full of rich, healthy nuttiness! I really, really like my bag...

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