Atlanta Bloggers Celebrate Spring with Great American Cookies! #BrownieBling

Last Updated on February 5, 2018 by

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Blogging can be a rather solitary business.  Sure, we say that we work in Social Media but usually that just means we are ‘social’ with people online.  Our blogging friends, followers, and fans interact with us via computer but only occasionally do we actually get to hang out with each other in person.  When bloggers DO get together with each other in person you can bet there will be food involved.  This week, I had the pleasure of hanging out with a few of my blogger friends while we tried out the NEW! Fudge Brownie made with M&M’s® from Great American Cookies!

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With winter finally on the way OUT and spring finally here I am starting to crave a bit more excitement in my life!  Traveling into Atlanta is always exciting (and slightly terrifying given the insane amount of traffic!).  I met up with Stacie from The Divine Miss Mommy (our host for the afternoon) along with Piera from Jolly Mom, Alicia from The Mommy Insider, and Kesha from We Got Kidz.  We had a great time just sitting around chit chatting, having lunch, and enjoying some delicious goodies from Great American Cookies!

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Don’t those look seriously scrumptious?  It was hard to choose which one I wanted to try the most!  While we drooled over the selection of cookies we enjoyed scrolling through twitter and checking out what other bloggers around the US were doing at their own #BrownieBling house parties.  This little celebration was more than just an Atlanta event and it was nice seeing some of the pictures and tweets from my fellow bloggers. While we relaxed we had to take a minute to wonder just how many M&M’s Stacie had managed to fit in the jar….what’s the prize for a correct guess?  A puppy?  A million dollars?  We decided on a tiara since nobody had either of the other two readily accessible!

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Our little #BrownieBling party had a purpose…other than just getting together with friends.  We were there to try out the NEW! Fudge Brownie made with M&M’s®.  Great American Cookies already offers other varieties of brownies but this one decked out with M&Ms is their newest addition.  In fact, they offer an extensive selection of all sorts of delicious cookies, Cookie Cakes, brownies and other treats. If you are craving something sweet and delicious I highly recommend you try their NEW! Fudge Brownie made with M&M’s®.  Thick, fudgy, moist and loaded with chocolate it was a delicious addition to our blogger party!

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Sadly, we had only 2 hours to chat, eat, tweet, and be on our way.  Before heading home we were thrilled to learn that there were plenty of leftover cookies and brownies to bring home with us.  Let me tell you…my kids and husband were thrilled and they firmly believe that blogging is just about the greatest job EVER if it means that I bring them home treats like this!  My son dove right for the NEW! Fudge Brownie made with M&M’s® and it was definitely his favorite out of all the treats that came home with me.  Let me just remind you that if you DO decide to stock up on these new brownies make sure you have milk around!  There is nothing that goes better with chocolate brownies than cold milk!

Do you dunk your treats in milk or just eat them as is?

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The Giveaway

In honor of their NEW! Fudge Brownie made with M&M’s®. Great American Cookies would like to give one of my readers a $50 gift card so that they can head out and try some of these delicious treats for themselves.  This is a Giveaway Tools contest so please follow the directions in the form to enter to win.

 

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Comments

  1. it began in 1977
  2. OMG! they have CHEESECAKE BROWNIES!??!? I've gotta try one!!
  3. Julie Lynn Bickham says
    I learned that they have a will you marry me design.
  4. Seyma Shabbir says
    I learned that you can order online! I figured you always had to go the store to order it but this is easier if you are in a hurry or traveling and want to order it from a different location!
  5. I learned that they make a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup brownie! I've usually just paid attention to their cookies. I didn't realize they had such a great selection of brownies, too!
  6. There is a store by my mom and they sell cookie cakes!
  7. natalie yeoman says
    i learned that they make cheesecake brownies i didnt know they had that
  8. I learned that they first opened in Atlanta in 1977
  9. They have cheesecake brownies, yum!!
  10. The double fudge cookies look really good!
  11. marian boll says
    Began in 1977!!!
  12. began in 1977
  13. I learned that the first store opened in Atlanta, Georgia’s Perimeter Mall.
  14. I learned that they have a wide variety of themes to choose from.
  15. I learned that they donated over $23,300 to the USO in 2012.
  16. Margaret Smith says
    I learned that they first opened in Atlanta Georgia in 1977. Thanks so much.
  17. I learned you can order freshly baked cakes from them online!
  18. Brittney House says
    It began in 1977.
  19. Their giant cookies are the bomb! I make my mother get me one each year for my birthday!
  20. The next time I'm in Bahrain, I can enjoy their products.
  21. I learned they have been around since 1997.
  22. Oops, meant 1977.
  23. I learned that Great American Cookies began in 1977 when the first store opened in Atlanta, Georgia’s Perimeter Mall
  24. I learned that you can order online. This will be great for my twin's bday!
  25. They have cookie cakes.
  26. Sue Ellison says
    I learned they have International locations also.
  27. April Brenay says
    It was all started back in 1977
  28. Mihaela Day says
    I learned that they have a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup brownie :)
  29. Kim Kihega says
    I learned that they make cheesecake brownies!
  30. Kathy Fleming says
    I learned that there is a Great American Cookie store in the Ocala, FL Paddock Mall.
  31. Monique Rizzo says
    I found they have Cheesecake brownies that look DEVINE. Thanks for the chance. [email protected]
  32. I learned that they make the greatest cookie cakes and will personalize them
  33. Susan Smith says
    I learned that they first opened in Atlanta Georgia in 1977.
  34. I learned that there are 3 stores near me.
  35. They have lots of themes available for the cookie cakes
  36. Melissa Dealmeida says
    They first opened in Atlanta in 1977 and bake their cookies fresh daily!
  37. julie matek says
    I learned that they originated in Atlanta, GA:) jmatek AT wi DOT rr DOT com
  38. I learned that their nearest store located to me is in Rocky Mount, N.C.
  39. they have brownies, cookies and cakes
  40. Tracy Robertson says
    I learned that they make cookie cakes. What a great birthday present for friends!
  41. kyl neusch says
    began in 1977
  42. The cheesecake brownies look awesome!
  43. Rebecca Graham says
    I learned that they have cookie cakes.
  44. joe gersch says
    i learned they have cheesecake brownies
  45. I learned they sell these cookies at the mall near my home.
  46. Karen Drake says
    I learned they have franchise opportunities.
  47. I learned they have cheesecake and fudge brownies...nummy!!
  48. maleficent m says
    that they started in 1977!!
  49. Samantha Daleo says
    I learned that you can order awesome Cookie Cakes online. I love sending those to loved ones for their birthdays!
  50. sandra manning says
    I learned that they carry birthday cookies - so cool
  51. Lindsay McCain says
    I learned that you can place orders online.
  52. jeremy mclaughlin says
    First opened in 1977.
  53. Debra Hall says
    i like the birthday cookies
  54. Paula Tavernie says
    I learned they opened in 1977!!
  55. Stephanie Galbraith says
    I learned that they make cookie cakes.
  56. tina reynolds says
    They Started in 1977 and I love the cookies but especially the brownies ;)
  57. matt lehman says
    you can order freshly baked cakes from them online
  58. susan smoaks says
    i learned that they have a double decker that i want to try.
  59. I learned that there's a location in the mall closest to us! Score!
  60. Brandy Davis says
    I learned the company began in 1977 and they have a variety of themes.
  61. I learned that there is a Great American Cookie store at our local mall.
  62. I learned they started in 1977 in atlanta georgia an they stirve to be bake the best cookies ever made!
  63. Karrie Millheim says
    I learned they began in 1977
  64. I learned that the Great American Cookies became an instant retail phenomenon in 1977 when the first store opened in Atlanta, Georgia’s Perimeter Mall (close to where I live!).
  65. Peggy Rydzewski says
    Great American Cookies became an instant retail phenomenon in 1977 when the first store opened in Atlanta, Georgia’s Perimeter Mall
  66. I learned they make fudge brownies! I thought they only made cookies and cookie cake!
  67. Their cheesecake brownies look fantastic. They are down in Willowbrook Mall - next time down there I will have to try them
  68. I learned they had a program to help the USO with care packages
  69. Kellie Rose Wilson says
    They sell a birthday cake cookie..yum
  70. MARIA simon says
    THAT THEY HAD CHEESECAKE BROWNIES..GOING TOM AND WILL BUY SOME.. :) THANKS FOR GIVEAWAY
  71. Leslie L Stanziani says
    I learned that they make really cool Halloween cookies cakes and have 2 locations within an hour from me.
  72. Traci Newcomb says
    I learned they have cheesecake brownies.
  73. Judy Estrin says
    Founded in 1977. A location near me. Yes!!!!
  74. The first store opened in Atlanta, Georgia’s Perimeter Mall in 1977. Thank you!
  75. I learned they have franchises with discounts for vets.
  76. robyn paris says
    i learned they opened in atlanta georgia in 1977
  77. I like the cheesecake brownies. Thank you
  78. Tara Woods says
    I learned that on April 15 2014, Great American Cookies® will mark the culmination of tax season by providing a free Original Chocolate Chip Cookie to customers who stop by participating stores.
  79. I learned their mission statement is simply: Share the Fun of Cookies ®
  80. Brandi Price says
    Ohhhh! You can order online! I always have to go to the mall to get their cookies!
  81. I learned they donated over $20,000 to the USO
  82. Teresa Thompson says
    They where established in 1977.
  83. Donna Kellogg says
    they give discount to military and they have Cheesecake brownies YUMMM
  84. Jacob LaFountaine says
    They started out in the state of Georgia
  85. Trisha McKee says
    Its first store opened in a mall in 1977 using a generations-old recipe.
  86. Jaime Cummings says
    I learned you can order online and brownies with M&M's look delicious!

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