The Jam Blog — Laura Ann's Jams

Be a Good Egg

Having groceries delivered to your doorstep sounds as quaint as a Norman Rockwell print, but in fact it's a growing trend in these health-conscious, time-challenged times. Good Eggs is a great grocery-delivery company with bases in the San Francisco Bay area, Los Angeles, Brooklyn and New Orleans. What I love about Good Eggs is that everything they bring you is locally sourced.  Their logo says it all: "Our mission is to grow and sustain local food systems worldwide." So what you find at your front door is not only convenient, it's good for you and your community. And — yes,...

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Vote For Me - Martha Stewart's American Made Audience Choice Award!‏

      I am a finalist for Martha Stewart's American Made Audience Choice Awards! 100 finalists were chosen from 2000 entries as  "American Makers" and up and coming entrepreneurs. American Made is going to honor 10 American Makers and one Audience Choice winner. The Finalists are creative entrepreneurs who are making products that are innovative, inspiring, and beautiful. Winners will be honored at the American Made event in New York City and will be featured in Martha Stewart Living magazine. I hope to be the Audience Choice Award winner, winning $10,000 to further my business and a trip to...

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Laura Ann's Jams and Fancifull Gift Baskets at The Epicurean Festival

  On Sunday August 26th, my friends at Fancifull Gift Baskets will be featuring Laura Ann's Jams in their gift baskets at the Epicurean Festival! My mom and I will be at the booth helping sample my jams and many other Fancifull gourmet foods and treats. The Los Angeles Epicurean Festival brings together culinary specialties and extraordinary wines & spirits, under one roof in a casual setting. Attendees will be able to pair and compare, taste and take home their favorite selections. Stop by The Vibiana in Downtown LA, August 26th, 3pm - 10pm, 214 South Main St. Los Angeles, CA...

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Laura Ann's Jams at Echo Park Rising

  On Saturday August 25th I will be at Echo Park Rising. My mom and I will be at my booth in the Echoplex, near the bar, selling jams. The Echoplex bar will also be serving jammin' drink specials featuring my jams!  Make sure to ask for an Origami Vinyl Blueberry Basil Blast or my now famous Raspberry Habanero Gimlet. If you would like to purchase my Blueberry Basil Jam or Raspberry Habanero Jam to make your own jammin' cocktails, please visit my website! Come visit me at the Echoplex at  Echo Park Rising, August 25, 2012, 11am - 2am,...

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Laura Ann's Jams Raffle Prize at Cocktails for a Cause

  Last week my artisanal jams were involved in a very special charity event called Cocktails for a Cause. UpRising Yoga and Rajashree Choudhury raised funds to bring yoga to commercially sexually trafficked children. Guests gathered at the Dorthy Chandler Pavilion, enjoyed cocktails and hors d’oeuvres and entered a raffle which included many rockin’ gift baskets. With help from Fancifull Fine Food and Baskets, I donated an amazing basket for the raffle. The basket included my Greatest Hits Collection Blackberry Bay Leaf, Blueberry Basil, Raspberry Habanero and of course Hollywood Marmalade as wells as Limited Edition Fig Vanilla Bean. It just...

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