The Butter Paddle is a fund-raising arm of the EMQ Auxiliary, which has served the needs of local children in crisis since 1934.
100% of the profit from the shop is donated to Uplift Family Services, formerly EMQ FamiliesFirst.
Here come the computer bugs that you will love…
Recycled, hand shaped and recreated by SmashUp Studio, this computer bug is a classic and extremely unusual tech or personal gift. Smashup Studio is dedicated to repurposing and recreating E-waste and once used materials, and turning them into unique creations and collectibles.
NEW ARRIVALS and HOT PICKS
This wonderful metal dog planter from Georgetown Home and Garden is full of smiles and whimsical garden personality. Constructed of steel in a high quality design, each doggie detail is added with extra love and careful attention. Come to The Butter Paddle to see all our whimsical dog and cat planters.
The Butter Paddle pantry has a wonderful selection of Iveta Scone Mixes perfect for a morning treat. Iveta Gourmet is a Santa Cruz based, family owned and operated business that has been making award-winning, all natural baking mixes since 1999. Iveta's easy-to-bake scone mixes use only heavy cream, resulting in tender and moist scones...simply delicious!
SCREEN CLEANERS FOR YOUR EYEGLASSES & SMARTPHONES...
Peeps uses a unique invisible carbon cleaning compound to safely and easily clean your eyeglasses, sunglasses, and reading glasses of oily fingerprint smudges, dust and facial oils.
SmartKlear cleaner kills bacteria and wipes smudges, streaks, and oily fingerprints right off your smartphone screen. SmartKlear uses an invisible carbon substance that repels dirt and oil—the same technology used in the NASA space station.
Combining scooped-out die-cuts with raised, shaped elements, TouchThinkLearn books offer the youngest learners an irresistible opportunity to explore their universe in a hands-on, multisensory way. Stop by The Butter Paddle to see our four captivating volumes – Numbers, Colors, Shapes and Opposites.
from The Butter Paddle Pantry
Fruit & Cookie Dessert Fondue
8 oz. mascarpone cheese
7 oz. marshmallow cream
4 oz. E&V Strawberry Champagne Finishing Sauce
1 lb. strawberries
4 bananas, peeled and sliced thick
½ pineapple, peeled and cubed
10 to 12 oz. bag of butter cookies
InstructionsWhip together mascarpone cheese, marshmallow cream and E&V Strawberry Champagne Finishing Sauce until smooth, pour into a small to medium size serving bowl. Arrange fruit and cookies on a wood board or platter with bowl of dessert cream and wood skewers.
Thought you should know...
Uplift Family Services, formerly EMQ FamiliesFirst, is California’s largest and most comprehensive social services agency for children and their families. The private nonprofit, headquartered in Campbell, California, has helped children in crisis for more than 140 years. The agency’s mission is to do whatever it takes to help children, strengthen families, build communities and advocate for change.
Uplift Family Services serves more than 20,000 children and their family members annually.
The Butter Paddle Hot Flash - e-Blast 162 - February 17, 2017