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...

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

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

 

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.

Operating Going Forward…for now...again

Operating Going Forward…for now...again

 

One Boston Day...

One Boston Day...

To wake up on April 15th this year and not have something planned for Top Shelf Cookies is kind of heartbreaking to me.  In the past we’ve made donations to Team MR8, and we’ve sent surprise cookies to neighbors, some of whom have bought them to...

Boston, you never surprise me, but you often amaze me

Boston, you never surprise me, but you often amaze me

It’s Wednesday, which seems to be a good check in day.

Uncertain times....

Uncertain times....

As I attempt to collect my thoughts, it is approximately 3:30 in the morning, and I’m finding myself writing this, unsure if I will share it anywhere. But I just can’t sleep, having spent the last day or so in a fairly sour mood, which is hard to...

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