Endless Reasons to Send Sweet Gifts

2020 has been an unprecedented and challenging year to say the least.  Many of us have had to rethink our regular routines, adjusting how we work, how we interact with people, and we are all itching for social interactions.  Many opportunities to meet up, spend time together, and celebrate special events and milestones with our friends, families, and loved ones have been cancelled since the beginning of shelter-in-place took hold.   But,… More

The Perfect Gift

We get pretty excited when we hear all of your glowing feedback about our cookies. But, what makes us even happier than hearing you’re crazy about the taste of our massive, handmade with love (and all the good ingredients) cookies? When we hear about how you were gifted a box of Carol’s Cookies and it made your day, your month, or even your year! So, as while we were prepping for… More

5 Reasons Why Being Single on Valentine’s Day Rocks

5. Valentine’s Day Cards. Is there anything worse? Whether you go sweet and sappy or a simple little rhyme time poem – they all have the potential to make you cringe. How wonderful is it to simply breeze past the combustion of pink and red at Hallmark. 4. Valentine’s day falls on Thursday. That means you’ll be up late on a compulsory date night mid-work week, leaving you to barely… More

The Gift That Keeps on Giving

We get pretty excited when we hear all of your glowing feedback about our cookies.  But what makes us even happier than hearing you love the taste of our massive, handmade with love (and all the good ingredients) cookies?  When we hear about how you were gifted a tin of Carol’s Cookies and it made your day, your month, or even your year!   So, as we’re prepping for the holiday… More

A ‘Thank You’ Goes a Long Way

                                                                                      “Please” and “thank you” are the magic words you’re taught as a child, but they continue to be important in your vocabulary for life.  Everyone appreciates… More

Thanks, Mom! (aka Boss)

Mom’s…they’re the best aren’t they?  They carry you for 9 months, they bandage up your skinned knees, they sew your Halloween costumes, they help with college admissions, they’re always there to give you life advice, and if you’re lucky, they give you a job too.   In 1979, Carol’s Cookies was born as a hobby out of Carol’s home kitchen, and she sold her first cookie at a local fitness center. … More

Let’s Stop These Valentine’s Day Mistakes

Valentine’s Day is a difficult holiday to navigate.  If you just started dating, what’s an appropriate gift that’s thoughtful, but doesn’t scare them off?   If you’ve been committed to your partner for years, it might feel like another “Hallmark”” holiday just to get you to spend money…but you still wouldn’t want to show up empty-handed.  Whatever your situation may be, you’re probably searching for the perfect gift.  And maybe you… More

Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Send a Cookie Tin This Holiday Season

10.  A small batch, handmade gift shows you care.  Not just about the recipient, but about supporting small local businesses.   9.     We can work with you to customize so you don’t have to worry about someone not remembering who gave them the amazing cookies.   8.     Forget the crowded shops and parking lot nightmares, our website is open 24/7 right from the comfort of your sofa.   7.     We sell out early, so… 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

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