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Golden Latte on the rise!

In steps Golden Latte...   It is hard to say whether or not something is trending or has trended or is on the cusp.  Often times we feel very isolated in our little Happy Girl world and perspective and do not really have a pulse on what is going on out there in the world.  We get out a lot, but then again we do not get out much.  But, I did notice the Golden Latte popping up in places around town and realized we needed to add it to our menu.  It wasn't until I went to a Dripworks...

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Winter reflections

PART 1:  Journey one: American Spoon,Petoskey, Michigan.. .. . ..  . .. . . . ..  .. . . .. ... A lesson in GraceEveryone needs heroes.  American Spoon, as a company, is one of my greatest heroes.  They are about 20 years ahead of us in time and innovation.  What has always inspired me most about them is their dedication to their founding principles which seemed similar to mine.  They have a passion for preserving the local harvest and are community minded.  They have stayed small enough to maintain and integrity in their ingredients and therefore batch sizes and yet...

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Vote Happy Girl the best!!!!!

We have been nominated for 3 categories for the best of in Monterey county and we only have until TOMORROW FEBRUARY 23RD  to vote!!!  Please vote HERE AND NOW!!!!  Make sure to vote us for1.  Best vegetarian restaurant 2.  Best pickle3.  Best kitchen shop/Gourmet shopThe Workshop schedule is booked through July.  There is even a workshop tomorrow night on working with citrus in 4 different ways including Morrocan lemons, candied citrus peels, spritzers and shrubs!  Please join us if you have the time.  We would love to have you!We also booked the summer camps for kids and included a special week...

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Happy New Year

New Year...I felt like I had a mini new year in Late October and I realize that it helps to have mini new years throughout the year so that one can consolidate ideas and actually take action.  The changing of the year on our calendars is a natural time to reflect and set goals.  I will share with you Happy Girls stats for 2016 and goals for 2017!!!.. .. . ..  . .. . . . ..  .. . . .. ...   It is pretty wild how much fun we manage to have at work.  We know that we are very fortunate....

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Holiday fun for the kids the week before Christmas

Not sure what to do with your kids for break?  Wish they did more crafting or cooking this time of year? Holiday Camp December 19th - 23rd December 19-23rd  9-3pm for kids 8-12 years old.  After care from 3-5pm available at an extra cost ($7 per hour).  this camp is intended to be a culinary and crafting explosion of joy during the first week of holiday break!!! 173 Central Ave. Pacific Grove $395 per child, sibling discounts available and internships available. Food Projects for the week - all ingredients will be organic and as local as possible. Pumpkin pie with...

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