Why Are We In Natural Food Stores?

October 22, 2013By KatiArtisanal Foods, Event, Good Bars, Lifestyle, New York CIty, The Local Ice Cream, Uncategorized No Comments

It’s ice cream, which isn’t necessarily the first thing you think when you think of health food.  And, yes, granola bars but really super delicious ones, some with chocolate, another with brandy-macerated cherries (called Coffee with God, and available only at Brooklyn Commune).  So what’s the story?  Well, our philosophy is simple: make great food … Read More

About Today

July 20, 2013By KatiUncategorized No Comments

And here’s the “today” part of our most recent post: Please make sure to stop by: By Brooklyn 261 Smith Street Between Degraw & Douglass today to buy a pint (or three!) of The Local Ice Cream by Brooklyn Bell. Today only, we will be on site offering tastings and pints for sale in the … Read More

Today & Thanks

July 20, 2013By KatiUncategorized No Comments

Hey all, we just wanted to give a shout out to some stores that have been very supportive and helpful lately. Although it may seem vast, the world of Brooklyn artisanal foods and goods is actually rather small. Having friendly faces of more seasoned folks in this world helps a ton. I know we will … Read More

See You at PS8 This Saturday!

November 29, 2012By KatiEvent, Uncategorized No Comments

We are heading back to school for some good ole fashioned fundraising.  Join us this Saturday, Dec. 1 from noon to 4:00 at PS8 in Brooklyn Heights for their annual holiday craft fair.  Brooklyn Bell will be bringing The Local Ice Cream and our Good Bars.  Stop in, mention this post, and you get a … Read More

Chillin on Sunday Afternoon

August 12, 2012By KatiUncategorized No Comments

Chilling here at home with the big kid and little kid. Lil bit is helping shell peanuts. Despite time Ron spent in GA as a kid, this appears to be women’s work for the moment. That’s ok. He’s supplying desert: The Local’s Simply Chocolate to try later, along with his signature Brown Sug.

The Big Day

July 24, 2012By KatiBusiness, Uncategorized No Comments

This is it. The house is abustle (actually I’m still laying in bed trying to muster the energy to get up while Ron has been up and about unknown hours already). Today we are grabbing a shift at the kitchen from a fellow Hana Pastries kitchen resident (in lieu of our regular Saturday slot) so … Read More