A New Tea Line and Your Promo Code!
Just in time for Valentine's Day and a certain movie that's hitting theaters, I've teamed up with Friday Afternoon Tea to launch a Pride and Prejudice tea set!
The set... Read more
What's New with The Geeky Hostess?
Whew! What a year! With all of your help, I was able to spend my year working solely on Geeky Hostess and this new line of sprinkles. The sprinkles have... Read more
On February 22nd, an amazing group of friends and I worked through the day to pack and ship out nearly 1500 boxes to the most wonderful group of Kickstarter backers... Read more
Let The Packing Begin!
Sprinkles have arrived and preparations for shipping out your rewards have been in full force this week! (Can we take a quick pause for a celebratory dance? Ok, back to... Read more
Who Wants To See Some Sprinkle Samples?
Yesterday, I got some exciting news: the first shipment of sprinkles arrived to my warehouse! I headed down immediately to check it out.
I was greeted by 1400 lbs of... Read more
The Sprinkles (And Other Rewards) Are Coming Along!
I've received word that the sprinkles are being manufactured this week. (WOOHOO!) After they're manufactured, some bulk boxes of sprinkles will start making their way to me, while the rest... Read more
Finalized Sprinkle Labels, BackerKit Lockdown Dates, and More Important Info!
First off, thank you all so much for your incredible support during the sprinkle production process. Your kind words keep me going amidst the many phone calls and emails... Read more
ALL The Sprinkle Shape Samples!
Last week, I had the opportunity to visit the sprinkle manufacturers to approve the sprinkle shapes and lock down the colors. It was really neat to finally see these things... Read more
This is just a quick update to show you some sprinkle samples I received in the mail today!
(Meeples on the left, nuts and gears on the right.)
These samples... Read more
Sneak Peek at the Sprinkle Labels!
The sprinkle orders have been placed, manufacturers are working on sample colors, and I've been working with LemonTop Creative on creating some really fun labels for the sprinkles. Want a... Read more
BackerKit FAQs and Pre-Orders!
Good Morning, Sprinkle-Lovers!
Over 70% of you have already filled out the BackerKit Survey, which is INCREDIBLE! If you haven't yet filled it out, please do so soon!
Here are... Read more
BackerKit Surveys are HERE!
Sound the trumpets! Break into celebratory dancing! The surveys are here and ready for you to fill out!
You should be receiving a BackerKit Survey with a unique code shortly.... Read more
Good (But still slightly slow) News!
Hello Sprinkle-Lovers! (Sprinklers? That seems fitting, it being the summer and all.)
You'll be pleased to know that my manufacturer got back to me shortly after my last update, and... Read more
A month ago, I was waiting for one last step before I could send out your BackerKit surveys and get our sprinkles made. This step could have come any day,... Read more
We're Getting Closer! (Plus A NEW SHAPE!)
Hello Sprinkle Afficianados!
We're getting closer to sending out the BackerKit! The manufacturer was finally able to confirm the changes I wanted to the shapes, and now I'm awaiting final... Read more
The Sprinkles Are Shaping Up!
Hey All! It's Tara here with another sprinkle update!
It's still the "busy season" in the sprinkle world, so responses from my contacts have been a bit slow. However, some... Read more
Post-Kickstarter Update (And What You Can Expect In The Near Future!)
Hello Sprinkle Aficionados! (Is there a term for fans/connoisseurs of sprinkles? Sprinklists? Sprinkle-nistas?)
We're still several months out from delivery time, but I want to make sure you're kept in... Read more
WOW. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
When I first started this project I wasn't sure if other people would want fun, geeky sprinkles as much as I did. You... Read more
We're Almost There!
FREE Bonus Sprinkles! (Stretch Goal UNLOCKED!)
We made it to $40k!!!
This means everyone at the $26 level and higher gets a FREE bonus bottle of sprinkles of their choice!
And because you all rock so... Read more
We are down to 34 hours left in the campaign, and we are heading right for that $40k stretch goal! Looks like you all will be getting a free bottle... Read more
WE DID IT!
We hit 100%! Geeky Sprinkles are going to happen!
Next stop: Stretch goals! Don't forget, if we hit $40k, everyone at the $26 level or higher gets a FREE BONUS... Read more
Wow! We are so so close to hitting the goal! Geeky Sprinkles are almost going to happen!
I thought I'd unleash some stretch goals on you today. I'm pretty excited... Read more
I've been reading all of your comments and messages, and I'm pleased to say that add-ons are finally here! Now you can get those three bottles of police box sprinkles... Read more
So, the past week has been incredible. Not only was I featured as the Kickstarter Project of the Day on Tuesday, but we're now at over 70% of the goal... Read more
Last night, we hit 50% of our goal. How incredible is that? We're halfway to getting geeky sprinkles! We have 18 days to get the rest of the way, which... Read more
We hit $10,000! (Plus New Reward Levels!)
These past few days have been a whirlwind. I've loved seeing your comments, tweets, and posts, and am thrilled to see that other people are as excited about... Read more