Keep Calm & Party with a Prince! – Contest

Keep Calm & Party with a Prince! – Contest

Each year the Bronner family hosts a staff Christmas party in mid-January for the Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland team. (Due to the busy-ness of the actual season for us, we celebrate the month following.) For many years, the party theme celebrated the Christmas traditions in a particular country or part of the world. So it was on January 19, 2013, when the 2012 staff gathering was a Bronner’s British Christmas!

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S’more Brownie Recipe

S’more Brownie Recipe

“S’more brownies please!” That’s exactly what you’ll be yelling after eating these deliciously … gooey … chocolaty … brownies. At least, that’s what we were yelling when we ate them. Once a tray of these were out for our coworkers to eat, they were quickly gone! Now, what was that again we were yelling? Oh, that’s right, “S’more brownies, please!”

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From Conception To Completion | Bronner’s Annual Design Series

From Conception To Completion | Bronner’s Annual Design Series

“The years teach much the days never knew.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson 1974. That was the inception of Bronner’s annual-design ornament series. Twenty-nine years after Wally’s start in the business and 43 years later, the collection is still growing strong. And the process? The history? Take a look …

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Five Things Baseball Teaches Us About Life

Five Things Baseball Teaches Us About Life

I work here at Bronner’s among some really passionate baseball fans. Most of them love the Detroit Tigers. Some call another MLB (Major League Baseball) team their favorite. Others have enough love for multiple teams! All have plenty of love for their children’s or grandchildren’s school and summer-league teams. Yes, baseball is still America’s great pastime!   The game has been played in the U.S. since at least the early 1800s if not earlier.  When the New York Knickerbockers baseball club formally organized in 1845, they wrote down

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Sneaky As Santa Claus – Fudgy, Zucchini Brownies Recipe

Sneaky As Santa Claus – Fudgy, Zucchini Brownies Recipe

GASP! Yes. We said it. Santa Claus IS sneaky. But how else would he deliver all those presents in one night?! This recipe for fudgy [zucchini] brownies is sure to have you feeling a lot like Santa when you deliver (a dose of nutritional) goodness to your family in the form of veg wrapped up in a delicious cloak of chocolate! 

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Wishin’ You Were Back in Michigan?

Has it been way too long since you’ve been back to Michigan? Irving Berlin’s “I Want to Go Back to Michigan,” recorded by Billy Murray for Edison Records in 1914, captures a love for the simple pleasures that never change in our great state. I hope you’ll plan to visit us again soon! *photos from Grandpa Tiny’s Farm and Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland in Frankenmuth, Michigan

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A Heart For Farmers Markets + Watermelon Salad Recipe

A Heart For Farmers Markets + Watermelon Salad Recipe

Post by DIETRICH BRONNER Dietrich Bronner, product development manager at Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland, is the grandson of originator Wally Bronner. He has planted deep roots in the thriving Frankenmuth Farmers Market and the farmers-market movement statewide. A LIVING PASSION

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