Carol’s Cookies Custom Orders

Of course you wanted to help your favorite neighbor throw their first open house, but that was before your daughter got sick and your husband got called away to travel for work.  Getting to the grocery store right now is as likely as winning the lotto without buying a ticket, but you can’t leave them high, dry, and dessert-less. But have no fear:  Carol’s Cookies has you covered.  Whatever amount of… More

Labor Day Celebration

Labor Day is a day of celebration dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers.  It’s a day to pay tribute to the contributions workers have made to strengthen the economic well-being of our country.  And this labor day, we’re able to celebrate a new milestone for Carol and all of Carol’s Cookies employees. The morning after Labor Day we’ll be cracking eggs bright and early in a new,… More

Carol’s Cookies Summer Treats

Just because the days are getting shorter and the kids are counting down how long until they head back to school doesn’t mean your summer fun is over.  In fact, you can make the last weeks of summer sweeter than ever with these dessert ideas from Carol’s Cookies. Carol’s Cookies Ice Cream Sandwich (1 serving) Two of your favorite Carol’s Cookies (We used chocolate chip) Your favorite ice cream For our Ice Cream Sandwich,… More

Our most FAQ

We love to hear from our friends, fans, and those just learning about our cookies.  We try to be helpful and provide answers to the most Frequently Asked Questions here (http://carolscookies.com/faq).  But the one question we get asked the most is, “How do you make your cookies so big?!”  We get it.  This question comes from the same mind-boggling, inconceivable place where we wonder, “How does the Tooth Fairy… More

American as…

We’ve all heard the saying, “American as apple pie” and I’m sure many of you are planning on adding a juicy, lattice-topped pastry to your 4th of July plans.  But what if I told you that to really represent all thing Americana in your festivities, you’re better off adding chocolate chip cookies to that buffet table? The concept of apple pie actually came from Europeans in the thirteenth century.  Prior to… More

Summer Activities with Kids

Well, it’s that time of year again. The birds are singing, the butterflies are fluttering and your kids are out of school. You may be thinking, ‘Now what do we do? How do I keep my child’s attention with summer fun activities?’ Have no fear, Carol’s Cookies has you covered! Below are some of Carol’s favorite things to do with her grandchildren and her children. Remember you are never too old… More

The Best Business Advice a 70-Year-Old Ever Gave You

We happen to love those articles floating around the Internet titled, “the advice I’d give my twenty-year-old self.” If only we knew then what we know now, right?!  One of those articles made us think: what advice would a non-retired 70-year-old businesswoman give us?  So we walked over to ask our founder, Carol Goldman, who still works in our bakery at age 70, what she thinks the keys to success are in… More

Nominate Someone in Our #SweetestMom Contest!

In honor of celebrating 35 years in the handmade cookie business, Carol wanted to give back to and share the stories of amazing mothers around the United States. Therefore, we will be giving away lots of our famous half-pound cookies, along with coupon codes to everyone who nominates a Mom via our Facebook page! To nominate a Mother that inspired you, click the “submit entry” button at the bottom of this… More

4 Easy Ways to Increase Customer Loyalty

While it’s tempting to focus all of your marketing efforts on acquiring new customers, research shows that there is far more opportunity in marketing to your existing customers. How have you expressed gratitude to your customers lately? A study by Flowtown shows that it is 6 – 7 times more costly to acquire a new customer than it is to retain an existing customer. In addition, the study showed that profits… More