Chocolatey Namesakes

One of the obvious characteristics of our chocolate is that it is made in Alaska. Our chocolates reflect this with ingredients, aesthetics, and their names. Our current truffle collection is our staple product. They will be available year round, even when seasonal truffles and chocolate products are available. We wanted to share with our non-Alaskan readers and followers what the truffle names mean. Some are obvious while others are an attempt at introducing some lightheartedness.

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Mater, Mementos, and More

Ever heard of Tow Mater? He is a character on the Disney cartoon series Cars. (We watch the movie series on repeat because of our 2 year old.) In the second movie, Mater, who is rusty and full of dents, explains to a secret agent that his dents are too valuable to be fixed. They are mementos he acquired while spending time with his best friend.

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Storms, Stories, and Sweet Situations

The calm before the storm… There is an eerie quiet before a storm hits. An uncomfortable silence, that at first, you welcome as an excuse to take a deep breath, and then suddenly realize is not a calm at all, but a warning. Something BIG is coming!

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Patience. . .

“Quietly endure, silently suffer, and patiently wait.” - Martin Luther King Jr.

Thank you, Sir, for the legacy you left and the wisdom of how we should live our lives. Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day everybody. Patience is hard to come by, but with practice, it is completely attainable. This week, the build has taught us all about patience. 

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Chasing Chocolate

Today, for me and my family, nothing is more true than: Chase moments, not things.  David and I decided that this would be our mantra; chasing and appreciating the moments we create and experience.  We not only cherish the good moments, we cherish the uncomfortable, stress-filled moments.  Out of one of these distressing moments came relief in the form of: CHOCOLATE.

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