Back to Basics

When times are uncertain, I find comfort in the familiar, simple things in life: favorite meals, a good book, being outdoors, meaningful conversations and time spent with family.  Right now, there is so much uncertainty in our world and it’s [...]

2020-07-25T14:01:15-04:00

Take it Outside: Backyard BBQ and Picnics

A lot of things are different this summer. Public swimming pools aren’t operating as normal. Summer camps have been scaled back or cancelled. Vacations have been put on hold. Masks are required when you’re out in public and COVID hotspots [...]

2020-07-04T08:24:02-04:00

Fourth of July Fun

The Fourth of July is almost here! This holiday always conjures up great memories of backyard cookouts, glowing sparklers, laughter and fun with family and friends. When I think of the Fourth, in addition to red, white and blue, I [...]

2020-06-29T07:58:28-04:00

Summer Fun at Home

Summer is officially here! This year, though, you might be worried that summer will look different than in years past. Swimming pools and water parks are either closed or very slow to reopen. There are cutbacks and cancellations at summer [...]

2020-06-22T11:41:51-04:00

Thank You, Teachers

The classroom looks really different compared to just two months ago.  Today, children are learning in the dining room or at the kitchen table or in a corner of the home office that’s been converted into a classroom. Kids are connecting [...]

2020-05-02T09:38:34-04:00

Hoppy Easter

Friends, it feels good to be back. It feels good to be back in the bakery, making sweets and treats and those favorite comfort food  to share with you.  During this uncertain time in the world, comfort food is welcomed [...]

2020-04-06T22:17:23-04:00

Mardi Gras

The fun of Mardi Gras has begun! Fat Tuesday is just days away  and if you’re planning any kind of party, there’s a good chance you’ll need a cake. Ashley’s Pastries has everything you need to indulge before the Lenten [...]

2020-02-19T14:12:31-05:00

Celebrate the Super Bowl

Are you ready for some football? This Sunday, February 2, is the big game. Whether you’re super-stoked for the match up of the Kansas City Chiefs versus the San Francisco 49ers or you’re just watching for the commercials, the Super [...]

2020-01-31T09:56:12-05:00

New Look, Same Ashley’s

A new year means a fresh start for all of us and it’s no different for us here at Ashley’s Pastries.  You may have noticed a fresh, new look here online. We can assure you one thing: it may be [...]

2020-01-11T09:57:20-05:00