Cookie Time

Happy December!  I think this means we're officially in the holiday season. Everyone is decking the halls and it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas everywhere you go, including here at Ashley’s Pastries.  We’re filling our cases with a [...]

2022-11-30T23:11:02-05:00

Here Come the Holidays

I noticed something this year, and it’s not the way daylight fades earlier to darkness, or how it suddenly feels so bitterly cold. It’s not even how we’ve already seen snowflakes dancing down to earth, falling from the sky. This [...]

2022-11-20T21:28:54-05:00

National Family PJ Day

There are many things in life that I love, but donuts and pajamas are pretty close to the top of my list. (Pajamas with donuts on them - jackpot!)  One of my favorite things to see at the bakery are [...]

2022-11-12T07:44:43-05:00

Attitude of Gratitude

The colorful fall leaves against the backdrop of a bright blue sky. The crunch of leaves underfoot. The crisp smell in the air. The sound of laughter.  There’s so much to love about this season of Fall. Everywhere I look, [...]

2022-11-01T11:46:07-04:00

Pumpkin Please!

The crisp fall air just makes me want to curl up with a cozy blanket, good book, and something savory for the season. My treat of choice for fall is pumpkin. I especially love the pumpkin bread you can find [...]

2022-10-23T22:19:06-04:00

Put Me In, Coach!

The leaves are starting to turn, the air is crisp, and it is obvious Fall has arrived. Fall sports are also in full swing, and with National Coaches Day right around the corner - it’s this Thursday, October 6 - [...]

2022-10-04T23:17:45-04:00

Back to School: Sweets, Treats & Transitions

Yellow buses are lumbering down the street, the smell of freshly sharpened pencils and just-opened crayons permeates the air, and families everywhere are preparing for the scheduled routine of school days.  It’s back to school time!  This is a time [...]

2022-08-17T22:40:43-04:00

Summer Bucket List

Does it feel like June is slipping away? Does it feel like you have a lot left to do to celebrate the season? 4th of July is coming up quick (just a week away!) and this holiday often feels like [...]

2022-06-26T22:09:04-04:00

May, Oh My!

May, oh my! What a busy, busy month. If you’re a parent or teacher (or both!), you know exactly what I’m talking about. One look at the calendar and it might be hard to find an empty square to squeeze [...]

2022-05-26T09:59:51-04:00

Hoppy Easter

Today is Good Friday, which means we are just days away from Easter. Did the holiday creep up on you? Or have you been ready? Life is busy these days for all of us, and if you’re feeling a little [...]

2022-04-15T10:45:58-04:00