Matt Cox receives Mayor Jeremy Ferguson's lapel pin.

Golden Spurtle Update & Give Away 3

by Cassidy Stockton

The Milwaukie, Oregon Flag

It got a little hectic today at the Whole Grain Store during our Bon Voyage party for the Golden Spurtle team. Oats were flying, pears were sizzling and sugar was dripping down the sides of mini-ramekins. We welcomed over a dozen special guests and media representatives

Continue Reading...
This is a hazelnut in the husk- a perfect addition to our presentation.

Golden Spurtle: Oregon Hazelnuts and a Giveaway!

by Cassidy Stockton

Nancy and Polly were so helpful and happily toured me around the farm.

Part of the Golden Spurtle competition is plating your gastronomic creation. Not only does your oatmeal concoction need to taste amazing, it needs to look beautiful too. As part of our plating, we wanted to highlight the

Continue Reading...

Winner!

by Cassidy Stockton

The winner of our spurtle giveaway is Diane Crosby. She was randomly selected from all of the comments posted in response to our Golden Spurtle update. Congratulations, Diane! A spurtle and steel cut oats are on their way. Watch for a new contest next Wednesday and another chance to win

Continue Reading...
A spurtle is the perfect tool for making porridge in true Scottish style.
GoldenSpurtle-007

Golden Spurtle Update

by Cassidy Stockton

Matt gives our pear and cherry compote a fiery touch.

With only 4 weeks left before the Golden Spurtle Competition, our team has been busily preparing for the journey. Beyond practicing our oatmeal entries, we’ve been planning and packing supplies, mapping our trip and scrambling to think of every possible

Continue Reading...
WGC_contest_logo_whiteBG

I Love My Whole Grains Contest!

by Cassidy Stockton

The awesome folks over at the Whole Grains Council are hosting a photo contest on their site for the month of September. The contest starts today and goes through Sept. 30th. Enter your photo showing how much you love whole grains and be entered to win fabulous prizes.

More details

Continue Reading...
Bob's no stranger to being behind the camera- now it's your turn.

Show your love and win prizes!

by Cassidy Stockton

Ever wanted to show Bob

how much you love his products?

Here’s your chance.

Bob's no stranger to being behind the camera- now it's your turn.

I will be giving a presentation to Bob and other members of our company about what it is we do online and how we

Continue Reading...
easterjohnshouseandmisc-021

Photo Contest Winners!

by Cassidy Stockton

 

We had some great entries in our impromptu photo contest. It was a lot of fun to read how people enjoy spending quality time outdoors and fuel their fun with Bob’s products. Here is just a snippet of the awesome entries we received. Clearly, we picked more than five winners- we

Continue Reading...

Photo Contest!

by Cassidy Stockton

It’s Thursday afternoon and the weather is beautiful here in Portland. The kind of weather that makes you want to run outside and ride a bike, walk a dog, or plant a garden. While the weather may be lovely here, it might not be quite as nice in your little part of

Continue Reading...

Toppings: The Pizza Contest!

by Cassidy Stockton

We had a lot of fun choosing the most creative toppings for our pizza contest last month. The topping ideas you submitted were so wild and tasty that Bob turned the contest over to us for a company-wide vote to determin our winners. After two intense, tie-breaking rounds, we finally

Continue Reading...