Mother's Cookies...no more!
Monday, October 13, 2008
When I heard that Northern California based Mother's Cookies closed its doors after over 90 years of cookie making, I was so sad. Mother's Cookies have been with me my whole life. I remember them at snack time in school, and lots of cookies during my undergrad years at UCLA. Sure, they won't be confused with Sherry Yard's creation, but damn, those nonpareil sprinkles had me at "hello." My favorite were the Circus Animals so I went out and picked up a couple bags when I heard the news.
Here is an article from the San Francisco Chronicle (Oct 9, 2008): Mother's Cookies abruptly shut down.