This past year at Cricket Creek brought lots of new changes. It seems that each year we are evolving in new ways that previously seemed unimaginable or unfeasible. Thinking back over the year I am wowed by all of the improvements and refinements that we have made to our … [Read more...] about Reflection for the new year….
Many folks have been asking what we will do with the bakery after Jamie leaves. We do indeed plan to continue to have a bakery here, although Jamie will be a very hard act for anyone to follow! We do not have a new baker lined up yet to take Jamie's place, so we will have a bit … [Read more...] about Closing the bakery for now… to re-open by spring!
Many of you may have heard that Jamie has decided to leave Cricket Creek after many years baking here. She hopes to bake from her home again. Ever since Jamie announced her decision to leave, I have heard many, many comments from customers and lovers-of-Jamie's-baked-goods … [Read more...] about Thanks to Jamie for all her work (and products!)
We are growing! This year we made more cheese than ever before. For the past couple years we easily sold out all of our cheese around the holidays and our cheese aging rooms were empty at this time of year. This year we made a lot more cheese and we plan to age a lot of … [Read more...] about A new cheese aging space in construction…
Now we have 5 little calves living with the dairy herd. Four of them are heifers who are nursing from their moms and 1 is a little bull calf who is also nursing from his mom. The 5 calves are absolutely adorable living amongst the big cows. When the cows go in the milking … [Read more...] about escapee calves, and cute to boot!