Archive for Tag: Michigan

August 01, 2011

Sweet Talk with Suzanne Vier + Granola Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Recipes
We love stories, like our own, about people who left corporate jobs to follow a dream or do something that they felt passionate about.  Today, we have another installment of our “Sweet Talk” series for you. Meet our good friend Suzanne Vier, who left the corporate world for the crunchy world of granola. Inspired by flavors that she found in Spain, she came home and threw caution to the wind and started Simply Suzanne.…
April 29, 2011

OH FUDGE! – Sweet Origins & Giveaway

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Swag, Sweet Origins
Since sweets are a big part of my world, I am always researching different confections.  I am fascinated about the origins of the confections that we use on our tables.  Today, I’m sharing with you the “sweet origins” of fudge.  You may remember our Sweet Journey to Atlantic City last summer, when we sampled several varieties of fudge.  The fudge on the boardwalk was to.die.for. and enough to get me interested in the the origins…