July 2019 Sweet Notes
We RememberMemorial Day is the time to remember the many men and women that were lost in battles for our freedom. Read more .....
We are here. We are working. We are strong.
And we want to make sure that your craving for Sweet Mona's Chocolates is satisfied now and in the future. And like you, we are struggling to make sense of it all. I hope that this e-mail finds you healthy and safe. Read more...
Cacao is the Perfect Fruit
The anatomy of a cacao pod. Credit: United States Department of Agriculture, Public Domain, with labels added by Julio Guevara
Deep in the Amazon, there is a magical tree that breaks forth from the ground, reaching toward the light shining above the umbrella of the rainforest. Within three to five years, from the trunk of the tree and its' thick branches, sprout tiny stems with five-petaled flowers. Small insects called midges pollinate the flowers....Read more.
Employee Retreat - The Suva - Monday, August 19, 2019
Employee Retreat - The Suva - Monday, August 19, 2019Each year I try to figure out something fun to do with the employees besides working. Honestly, it really only happens once every two or three years. The work is easy and yet it's not. It's long hours sometimes and you have to remember all the different chocolates we offer, all the coffee and beverage drinks we make, a...