Salty, Sweet or Spicy Snack Ideas {Here}

With Christmas behind us, our minds turn from gifts to snacks (for New Year's). Then again, for some of us, it doesn't have to be New Year's to think about snacks.   If you need snack ideas for New Year's or just life in general - here's some thoughts:   Our specialty snack mixes fit … Continue reading Salty, Sweet or Spicy Snack Ideas {Here}


Kick of the Holiday Season Monday Nov 7th

What's on your to-do list for next Monday? Some of us have appointments scheduled, but for the most part the answer is "what I always do on a Monday" or maybe even more common - I haven't thought that far yet. Break out of the mundane and make life special. Join all the Specialty Shops of Fairbury on … Continue reading Kick of the Holiday Season Monday Nov 7th

Don’t Miss our Cheese Tasting Day & Homemade Little Sugar Cookie Bites!

Don't forget our Super Cheesy Saturday! Taste over 25+ cheeses. Buy a soup mix, get one 50% off! See the details below. Dave's Supermarket is having a 4-day super sale. Once 'N Again is doing a super clearance event. The other shops around town are super too. It's a great weekend to be out and … Continue reading Don’t Miss our Cheese Tasting Day & Homemade Little Sugar Cookie Bites!

It’s Time to Say Cheese, Cheese, Cheese!

Scoops of News So what has happened at The Country Cupboard in the past week? Our first cooking class Coconut Oil 101/10 Steps to Healthier Eating was held on Tuesday with what we thought was great success from the feedback we received! We chatted about healthier eating while munching on homemade granola bars. Join us … Continue reading It’s Time to Say Cheese, Cheese, Cheese!

Are You Blue? Us, Too!

Do you have the 'Winter Blues to the Moon'? So it is winter and chilly and snowy, but we're going to use that as an excuse to do something fun this coming weekend. Join The Country Cupboard and other shops around town for a special 'Winter Blues' event on Friday, 1/30 & Saturday 1/31. There … Continue reading Are You Blue? Us, Too!

4 for $4 – Sale!

A Special Thank You! Thank you to all who joined us for "Donuts Day". It was great fun! Join us again next September when we serve up more deliciousness! New Fairbury Website The "Specialty" Shops in Fairbury have been working long and hard to put together a website which features the greatness of Fairbury. Check … Continue reading 4 for $4 – Sale!

Amazing Little Chocolate Bite Recipe – Inside!

Need a Graduation Gift? What about a college student food basket? We have soup mixes, beef 'n noodles, taco supper mix, biscuits and gravy mixes, pancake mixes and other great gift basket items. All graduates love snacks and candy. We have a lot of choices. Or let them pick their own gift by giving them … Continue reading Amazing Little Chocolate Bite Recipe – Inside!

Reviews, News & Caramel Corn Chews

We now have Garden Vegetable Yogurt cheese. This cheese is low in calories and sodium. It's gluten and lactose free! It also contains probiotics. Stop by the deli for a free taste. By request, we now have dried apples and new kind of raisins. Check out our continuing local produce including Jonathan apples and tomatoes. … Continue reading Reviews, News & Caramel Corn Chews

Always on the Run?

Let's celebrate National Trail Mix day - Saturday, August 31st. Maybe we're a little late, but here is a fun recipe to go along with the day. We (including the kids) love all types of bites and we will be sharing more of them in the future. Trail Mix Energy Bites  about 20-25 energy bites … Continue reading Always on the Run?

Warning: Chocolate Recipe!

Looking for a good-tasting-good-for-you snack? Have you tried our Crisp Veggie Chips, a combination of sweet potatoes, squash and carrot chips mixed with crispy green beans? They have only 130 calories per serving. Or maybe you'd rather just have a bag of green bean chips or our new item - beet chips! All of these … Continue reading Warning: Chocolate Recipe!