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Getting involved in our local community

Getting involved in our local community

This past weekend, we made our debut to our local community of Oakley, California. We had the privilege of sharing our snack bites with some extraordinarily thirsty and hungry locals during the annual Oakley Wine & Whiskey soiree. We were absolutely honored to be there.  You might be thinking snack bites, wine and whiskey, those don't add up? A week ago we would have probably agreed, but as we discovered during the event, our snack bites really do fit all occasions.  We gained some incredible feedback from the local community who sampled our bites and even made a few sales in...

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Getting the word out

Getting the word out

Over the past month, we've seen a lot of growth in our orders. This has inspired us to continue to test out new recipes, business concepts, and ideas to improve allergy-friendly snacking. Though we've seen incredible success since launching Forgetful Chef, one thing that has done us wonders has been when we offered free samples of our 6 signature flavors to potential customers. It finally dawned on us that we could bring this in-person experience to our online store. Even though we've done our best to write flavor descriptions that accurately describe how our snack bites taste, nothing beats actually eating one.   Today...

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Ironic Tea Towels

We've met lots of interesting people doing lots of creative things when it comes to food and the food industry. One particular brand that really blew us away was Scullery Maid, aka Terri Roberts. She started creating her one of a kind tea towels, aprons, napkins and table runners just over three years ago while still balancing her day job as a senior level copywriter. She told us that the idea for the Scullery Maid came to her while she was searching for gifts for family and friends that were locally crafted. She says that she's always had a fascination with tea...

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