The Butter Paddle HOT FLASH 3/22//2019



 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.




Serve up a dozen of your favorite eggs in style with this lovely Nora Fleming Egg Platter, and this Triple Dish is practical and stylish in every way. if you can’t pick one favorite snack, why not pick three! One platter, every occasion - change your Nora Fleming Mini to match your mood or theme. 




The Butter Paddle is teeming with Bunnies! And, they are all decked out for Spring. Hop on in to find the perfect bunny for an Easter basket, a Cuddle Barn bunny that sings, an indoor/outdoor pillow, or bunnies for your Spring decor. 


In Hester & Cook's new collaboration with PEEPS®, they bring the nostalgia of childhood Easters to the table. This PEEPS® Marshmallow Chick Placemat reigns supreme as the unofficial king of Easter. Die cut placemats come as a set of 12 loose sheets. Come and see the other designs, and coordinating Table Accents, Runners, and Place Cards.


Wrap yourself up an inspirational Laura Janelle Mantra scarf. Not only do they showcase versatile colors, but they also send a message of motivation and empowerment. Wear the scarf anywhere and everywhere you go, for the reminder that this is your personal message. It’s between you… and you. Many other spring scarves are in now at The Butter Paddle!


Bunnies love carrots…

We don’t think you will have any problem getting the kids to eat these carrots!

Gosanko solid chocolate Bunnies and Carrots come in milk or dark chocolate. Gosanko Chocolates are made exclusively with award winning chocolate from the Guittard Chocolate Company, and are perfect for Easter Baskets.





Thumbprint Cookies


2C sugar

3/4C butter

2 eggs

1Tbsp grated lemon zest

3 1/4C flour

1/2Tsp salt

3/4Tsp baking soda

2C nuts or white chocolate chunks

1C Hurley Farms Lemon or Key Lime Curd


  1. Preheat oven to 350F. Cream butter and sugar in a large bowl. Beat in eggs, lemon zest, and juice.
  2. Add flour, salt, baking soda until just combined. Stir in chocolate or nuts.
  3. Place heaping tablespoon sized balls onto ungreased baking sheet. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes. (Should be soft centers)
  4. Remove from oven and make thumbprint in the center. Fill with 1Tsp of Hurley Farms Curd.
  5. Let cool 5 minutes, transfer to wire oven rack. Enjoy!


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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 150 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 30,000 children and their family members annually. 

 The Butter Paddle - Hot Flash - e-Blast 216

March 22, 2019