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How To Start a Small Food Business

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This post is contributed by Tamira Williams of The Ultimate Drunken Cupcake in Orlando, Florida. Like all things in life an amazing dessert starts with a simple thought that turns into an action. Starting a business is difficult but it is well worth the effort.  When I began to think about starting a delivery bake shop [...]

Go-To-Gift For Men

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As my husband and I age gracefully, I have realized that shopping for him is like shopping for my Father – impossible! What on earth do you get a man over 35? I put together a “go-to-gift” for your hubby or significant other. This is a perfect Father’s Day Gift or Birthday Gift for your [...]

300th Food Gift Giveaway on Goodies For Gifts!

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Last night, Goodies For Gifts reached a major milestone. We now have 300 Food Gifts that can be shipped nationwide! To celebrate we are giving away that tasty treat to one lucky winner. Watch and see what the Delicious Food Gift is and how you can enter to win: Contest ends Friday, March 2nd at [...]

Support Local Food Businesses and Say #NoMoreYuck

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Phew…Valentine’s Day is over and just like Halloween I am waiting for the appropriate time to throw out the bags of “yuck goodies” my kids dragged home from school. As a Mother it is always a gamble. If I throw them out too early, I deal with tears and whining. If I wait too long, [...]

Tips for TV Appearances

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Wednesday I took the leap into being a local celebrity and I absolutely loved it! Here are some TV tips for any entrepreneur who is about to take the plunge into TV: 1.) Take a sleeping pill the night before! I am not promoting drug use by any means, but there is nothing worse than [...]

Catch a Piece of Maine Gives the Scoop on Shipping Lobster

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One of the lobster-men at Catch A Piece of Maine contributed this post outlining the journey of the Maine lobster from the ocean to your doorstep.  Lobster is my all-time favorite food so I had to add in my two cents throughout the post in italics. Enjoy! The day for us lobster-men starts early (they [...]

Ship Biscotti Anywhere in the Nation

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Getting to know Deanna Bellaccio of Highland, NY has been a pleasure. Her dedication to family tradition is inspiring and we are honored to have her company, Bellas Home-Baked Biscotti and Toffee as part of our Delicious Directory of Gifts.  Generations of love are poured into each and every batch of all-natural biscotti and toffee. [...]

Send Savory Cheesecakes from Wicked Kickin’

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Savory – having a spicy or salty quality without being sweet Are you a “party picker?” I sure as heck am. Nothing is better than chatting, drinking, and picking on yummy foods during a party. I can toss down pounds of cheeses, dips, and various types of crackers when given the chance. If you’re like [...]

Ship Frosted Cookies From Chicago

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This morning my usual morning irritability was flipped upside down when I saw the latest vendor to sign up for our Delicious Directory. Frosted by Lesley is the exact type of company I wanted to support when I started this business. Lesley makes all of her cookies to order and designs each one with her [...]

Send Ice Cream Gifts from Nebraska

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We are thrilled to welcome eCreamery of Omaha, Nebraska to our Delicious Directory of Goodies. eCreamery is featured in the February 2012 issue of Oprah Magazine and is creating quite the buzz nationwide.  eCreamery lets you speak your mind in personalized ice cream, gelato or sorbetto flavors with over 50 flavors and 40 delicious mix-ins! [...]

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