WOW!!! What a weekend it has been! The first ever National Food Bloggers Bake Sale has come and gone and it was amazing. I am utterly blown away by what a difference we can make when we put our minds to something and get to work! The sheer amount of food that we made for these events was amazing. Everyone was so generous in donating their time and ingredients!! I can’t even describe what a tremendous feeling it was to be around all of these fabulous friends raising awareness and money for Share Our Strength.
There are SO many people to thank, I don’t even know where to begin…
A HUGE GIANT ENORMOUS THANK YOU goes out to all of the organizers across the country…
Alaska – Laura from What’s for Dinner Mom
Arizona – Janet from La Due Crew
San Francisco – Anita from Dessert First
Colorado – Kate from Treat
DC – Colleen from Foodie Tots
Georgia – Tami from Running with Tweezers
Illinois – Maris from In Good Taste
Kentucky – Melissa from My McDonald Meal
Massachusetts – Kathyann from Mother May Have
Michigan – Megan from What’s Megan Making
New Jersey – Carmen from Baking is my Zen
New York – Jacquie from The JLH Life
North Carolina – Shari from Tickled Red
North Dakota – Shasa from The Sweder Side of Life
Oklahoma – Ashley from Vanilla-Cinnamon
Oregon – Gina from Change Becomes Change
Pennsylvania – Jen from My Kitchen Addiction
Rhode Island – Jennifer from Savor the Thyme
Utah – Maria from Two Peas and their Pod
Virginia – Susan from She is Becoming Doughmesstic
Washington – Keren from Frantic Foodie
And another GIANT THANK YOU goes to all the amazing bloggers that baked for the Los Angeles Sale… who all helped to raise a total of $2,456.50 in Los Angeles. So many people came out to support the sale it was amazing!!!!
Check out some of the goodies we had here in LA…
AND… I know this is what you have all been waiting for… all in all… from Arizona to New York and all the states in between… with the help of hundreds of food bloggers across the country and all of the fantastic people who came to support the sales… we all helped to raise over….
in just one short day for Share Our Strength! I hope everyone who participated in this event had an amazing time and that we can make it an annual event!!! A HUGE shout out to all the great locations that let us host the sales…. bookstores, restaurants, festivals… you were all amazing!
I am so excited you are making one of my recipes and I would love to see how it turns out. Make sure to share it on instagram and tag me @whatsgabycookin so I can see your masterpiece!