September 2020 COTM: Black & Gold

September 2020 COTM: Black & Gold

“Here, will you use this?” My cousin Annette handed me a bag. I quickly recognized it as from King Arthur Flour’s catalog. That’s where I bought my fancy ingredients for baking for fun. I had kind of picked up my love of baking again recently in...

We Still Need You

We Still Need You

March 11 was the one of the worst days of my life. I thought we would lose everything that I've worked so hard to build over the last six years. 95% of our wholesale was gone, caterers weren't catering, office snacks aren't needed for empty...

Right Back Where We Started From

Right Back Where We Started From

With the Bruins embarking on the playoffs tonight, I thought it made sense to share the story behind a cookie superstition that led to a dream summer and eventually Boston's Craft Cookie Company. 

August 2020 COTM: Apple Crisp

August 2020 COTM: Apple Crisp

August is the hardest flavor to pick every year, because August weather is so unpredictable heatwise.  We wanted something that would stand up and have a lot of structure, so we went with Apple Crisp.  This is one of those flavors that people...

Everything Happens for a Reason....or does it?

Everything Happens for a Reason....or does it?

 

July 2020 COTM: Hazel's Chocolate Chip

July 2020 COTM: Hazel's Chocolate Chip

So, Cookie of The Month has had some less than usual flavors recently - so we decided to go a little classic chocolate chip for America's birthday month.  If you have been following us for a long enough time, you know that this cookie is named...

Employee Appreciation in Uncertain Times

Employee Appreciation in Uncertain Times

We have been doing quite a few employee appreciation gifts in the last few months.  While so many of us find ourselves "WFH" now, it's also coming with challenges of finding ways to work alongside "new coworkers" like children, animals, spouses. ...

Some Exciting News

Some Exciting News

June 2020 COTM: Green Dynastea

June 2020 COTM: Green Dynastea

We've not really updated our Cookie of The Month blog throughout COVID19, but we're trying to get back into some habits. So, thanks for following our blog, for those of you that are new to Top Shelf Cookies - thank you!  So, we have a cookie of...

Safer at Home....

Safer at Home....

It’s been quite a while since I last posted an update.  I honestly haven’t been feeling all that great, but with the Commonwealth’s phased reopening, I feel like I should let you know how we are doing.