Fall is Here!

You can’t deny, fall is in the air.  Mornings are getting crisper.  The leaves are changing colors.  And you can’t get through one day’s worth of Instagram without seeing a picture of a girl in Uggs and a scarf holding a pumpkin spice latte.    And this year, we’ve let our guard down and want to get in on the pumpkin-madness as well.  We started in our bakery using what we… More

Whole Foods Market Across America

We’re always asked where you can find our individually wrapped (or our adorably delicious) mini cookies.  So we’ve polled our fans and friends on why, when in the need of a Carol’s homemade cookie, they don’t just order a tin?  Here are the top 3 answers we received.   Your friends and family are tired of opening gifts thinking its cookies, only to discover you’ve up-cycled another tin to package socks… More

Keeping Cool with Carol’s Cookies

Whether you’re looking for a fun activity for the kids, or just a tasty way to cool down, Carol’s Cookies are here to help.  We’ve put together our favorite summer recipes (both new and old) for you to enjoy! Oatmeal Yogurt Parfait (2 servings) 1 Oatmeal Raisin with Pecan Cookie 1 ½ Cup yogurt (Greek style or regular) Assorted Fresh Beriies Crumble cookie and place 1/4th of the crumbs into each of two parfait glasses.  Layer… More

The Big Day: How to Make Your Wedding Even Sweeter

Ahhhh Spring!  A time for bipolar weather, tulips, and of course, the kick off of wedding season. Whether you’re getting married next month, next fall, or next year, Carol’s Cookies can help. Wedding Favors: Whatever your colors, whatever your #hashtag, we can personalize your individually wrapped, nearly half-pound cookie wedding favors for your guests to include in hospitality bags, or a gift bag for your guests to take home with them at… More

Carol’s Cookies Rescuing Your New Year Resolutions

Promises, promises, promises.  Let’s be honest, we all make promises to better ourselves but not all of us follow through.  According to Statistic Brain– only 8% of resolution makers succeed, and this isn’t shocking anyone.  Starting just a few days into January 2016 and continuing throughout the month your newsfeed was most likely inundated with articles, compilations, and jokes about new years resolutions and how easy they are to… More

Homemade Gifts: Expectations vs. Reality

There’s no doubt about it, homemade gifts are on the rise.  As of December 31, 2014 Etsy had over 54 million registered users and Pinterest had over 70 million registered users.  That’s a lot of people shopping for, selling, and trying DIY gifts!  And it makes perfect sense.  A homemade gift can be cost efficient, from the heart, and tailored to specific recipients. But what starts as a well-intended idea for… More

Why Are Carol’s Cookies Special?

It doesn’t matter what new technologies have emerged or how much business has grown over the last four decades, Carol’s Cookies always has, and always will be handmade. We’ve grown from Carol’s home kitchen to now our fourth and biggest bakery yet, but we’ll never change Carol’s original homemade recipe. We understand that there are a lot of cookies on the shelf, and we want to make sure ours stand out.  We always use the best ingredients, from… More

Autumn Up Your Baking

We love this season (as you can see from our blog post last year: The Joys of Fall) there’s something about a crisp fall day, a glass of warm apple cider, and our snickerdoodle cookie that is what dreams are made of. But our love doesn’t stop there.  We love fall decorations, the holidays, and the flavors (pumpkin anyone?).  And from our experience, so do a lot of you!  We wanted… More

Carol’s Baking Hacks

You don’t want just anyone baking for you- it’s best to leave the cookie making to the professionals!  But if you must take it into your own hands, you can learn a thing or two from those that knock their way around the kitchen.  Here are our Top 10 Baking Hacks for the Best Cookies. 10. Don’t scoop your flour!  Most people take a big scoop of flour out of the… More

Carol’s Corporate Gifts- The Ever So Personal Thank You!

After our busiest holiday season ever, we were so thankful that not only do so many people send our cookies as gifts to friends, families, and loved ones, but also that so many corporations do as well to thank their clients and friends.  We wanted to reach out to the companies that come to us for their corporate gifts to get a better understanding of why they think of us and what… More