Dropping Hints and Making Plans

Labor Day is on its way and below are our holiday specials! As always, please pre-order. No modifications or different sizes are available! Key Lime Pie $15 Triple Berry Cream Pie $18 Sour Cherry Pie $20 Chocolate Dream Cake-chocolate cake filled with raspberry whipped cream and frosted with chocolate buttercream garnished with fresh raspberries $30Continue reading “Dropping Hints and Making Plans”

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It’s time for Tea and Stories

Tea time is here! We will be serving high tea on Wednesday, August 26 at two different times in order to accommodate everyone’s schedule. The idea is to have a monthly tea that is seasonally themed! The theme of August’s tea is Snickerdoodle Sparkles! The menu will include traditional tea sandwiches, homemade crackers (see CheddarContinue reading “It’s time for Tea and Stories”

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Christmas in July and High Tea in August!

  My Birthday was a homespun delight! From handmade bouquets, luscious casseroles, well-aged fruitcakes, dinky birthday hats, raucous serenades, thoughtful birthday wishes, sunset dinners with friends, shiny timepieces, indulgent toiletries, kitchen tools and bike accessories it was lovely from start to finish! Thank you all!    Fourth of July was, quite frankly, a blur! TheContinue reading “Christmas in July and High Tea in August!”

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Mother’s Day Specials, new drinks and answering your pressing question of “When are you changing your hours?”

I shouldn’t be typing indoors while the weather is flawless but it’s now or never!  To answer your question, I am not yet sure that we will return to five days a week. IF we do, it will probably coincide with Memorial Day and run through Labor Day as it’s easier to pull off whenContinue reading “Mother’s Day Specials, new drinks and answering your pressing question of “When are you changing your hours?””

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Lucky Little Munchies for New Year’s Eve!

Thank you for a fun and tasty Christmas!! I was the lucky beneficiary of lots of delicious handmade treats from chefs and bakers of all ages and it was such a treat!! We so enjoyed taking part of all your holiday traditions and getting to hear the festivities you had planned for your friends andContinue reading “Lucky Little Munchies for New Year’s Eve!”

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Our Christmas Gift to You!!

Dear faithful blog reader and website followers-our Christmas gift to you!  Thursday or Friday, please mention your subscription to the blog, website, Facebook or Twitter and take 50 percent off ONE of our beloved and coveted books, thcotchkes or food stuffs.  This does not extend to baked goods but DOES include all other items onContinue reading “Our Christmas Gift to You!!”

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Spooooooky Island Treats and Many Gracious Thank Yous!

It’s time to talk about this.  As you all know, we did not manage to snag the coveted “people’s choice” award in the Martha Stewart competition. It was some stiff competition and slim, slim odds but you guys fought so hard it was incredible!! Do you realize that we managed to sneak in the topContinue reading “Spooooooky Island Treats and Many Gracious Thank Yous!”

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Last Ditch Fast Pitch

Last Ditch Fast Pitch vote call for Martha Stewart!!! The competition wraps up on October 13 and if you haven’t voted PLEASE VOTE! I was hesitant in the beginning to hassle all ya’ll for votes but then I felt guilty not giving it my all since our dear customers were voting as hard as theyContinue reading “Last Ditch Fast Pitch”

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Happy 1 Year Anniversary to Sugar Island!

One year ago today, we transitioned Sugar on Front St. into Sugar Island. I can’t believe it’s been a year! There have been so many exciting adventures this past year. A lot of new friends have been made and our wholesale business has increased dramatically. It has been our great privilege to partner with someContinue reading “Happy 1 Year Anniversary to Sugar Island!”

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I shall deliver you apples!!!

We are making an apple run to Charlottesville, VA!!! Should you want your own fantastic heirloom apples delivered to your door please use the order form below! We will be back in town with the apples on Wednesday October 2! You may order them by the bushel ($45) or by the pound or $2.00 aContinue reading “I shall deliver you apples!!!”

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