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Food Forward

Good Cookies: Food Forward

We strongly believe that no crumb should go to waste (especially when they're cookie crumbs!). As such, it was a real treat to be invited by Food Forward to participate in their awesome charity event, the Spring Melt! This non-profit organization is leading the charge with food waste and accessibility. We wanted to hear more on their important work, so we asked Laura at Food Forward all about it!

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Milk Jar Cookies + Thirst Project

Good Cookie: Thirst Project

Over the years, we've developed a great relationship with some of the good cookies over at Thirst Project. We're super proud of the work they do to engage young people with the current water crisis and increase global access to clean water.

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National Kidney Foundation

Good Cookie: National Kidney Foundation & Bonne Santé

We're so excited that the National Kidney Foundation invited us to participate in their inaugural Bonne Santé event this week! It was a great opportunity for us to support their cause, and showcase some of the important work they do.

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Museums Free-for-All Day!

Need an excuse to be "in the neighborhood" of the Milk Jar shop?

Well, look no further! On Sunday January 29th, our neighbors at LACMA will be opening their doors with FREE general admission to the museum!

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Milk Jar Toy Drive

A Milk Jar Toy Drive!

'Tis the season for giving, so we're teaming up to spread some holiday cheer with a good old-fashioned toy drive!

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Shop Small!

Local Spotlight: Pet Edition!

It's Small Business Saturday! We're proud to be a part of the Miracle Mile neighborhood, and to be members of the larger Los Angeles community of small businesses. We're going to celebrate today by taking our shopping list on the town and supporting local shops - and we hope you will, too! (With an obligatory cookie stop here at the shop, of course.)

In honor of Small Business Saturday, here are a couple of our favorite local pet shops to treat your furry friend!

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a pumpkin patch

The Best Halloween Happenings in LA

Our hometown of Los Angeles is one of the best places to celebrate Halloween! From family-friendly farms to seriously creepy "experiences," Angelenos have awesome activities to flock to for some festive fun. In case you still need plans for this weekend, here are a few ideas!

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Fall decorations in the Milk Jar window!

The Shop Window: Fall!

It's Fall, y'all!

Even in sunny Southern California, you can't help but fall in love with the transition into Autumn. First starters: #SweaterWeather. Second: #PumpkinSpiceLattes (call us basic, we don't care). And most importantly, a favorite seasonal flavor is back at the Milk Jar Cookies shop: Pumpkin Pie Cookies!

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light/DOUBLE ALBERS (Heather Carson, 2013)
light/DOUBLE ALBERS (Heather Carson, 2013)

Local Spotlight: Ace Gallery

One of the reasons we love having our shop here in the distinctive neighborhood of Miracle Mile is that there are tons of hidden gems nearby. As such, we thought we'd fill you in on one of the area's best-kept secrets that's only block from Milk Jar: Ace Gallery!

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