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A Healthy Snack

A Healthy Snack

We like to refer to Maxine's Heavenly cookies as a healthy snack. Everyone on our team reaches for a bag during a mid-day slump or as a meal replacement when there just isn't time to put something else together. But you might be wondering how that could be. I mean, we...

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Who Is Maxine?

Who Is Maxine?

We get a lot of questions about our name. "Who is Maxine? Are you Maxine?" Our company was founded by Tim Miller, and Maxine was his mother. She was an avid baker and made several different cookies that people just loved. Tim and our co-founder, Robert, replaced the...

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Is Palm Oil Bad?

Is Palm Oil Bad?

First let's get something out of the way...not all palm oils are the same. There's a difference between palm fruit oil and palm kernel oil and not all are bad for the environment or animals. Palm Fruit Oil vs. Palm Kernel Oil Palm fruit is a fleshy orange fruit. Palm...

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Why Our Cookies Are Soy Free

Why Our Cookies Are Soy Free

Maxine’s Heavenly cookies are soy free because we want everyone to be able to enjoy them without worry. But why would anyone worry about consuming soy? Health CNN created an extensive timeline outlining America’s tumultuous relationship with the controversial bean....

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The Perfect Healthy Snack

The Perfect Healthy Snack

If you’re looking for the perfect healthy snack, look no further. Maxine’s Heavenly and a good tea are here to fill you up, give you a boost, and get you through your day. We’ve written about the traditional iconic duo: cookies and milk. And boy howdy is that...

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Certification Matters: Verified Non-GMO Cookies

Certification Matters: Verified Non-GMO Cookies

This is the third in a three-part series about certification in food and why it matters. Today we cover our verified Non-GMO distinction, administered by The Non-GMO Project. It’s very likely that you eat genetically modified food every day. But should you? What are...

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Certification Matters: Gluten Free Cookies

Certification Matters: Gluten Free Cookies

This is the second in a three-part series about certification in food and why it matters. Today we cover our Certified Gluten Free distinction, administered by The Gluten Intolerance Group. Gluten comes from the Latin word for glue. It is a protein found in wheat,...

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Certification Matters: Cruelty-Free Cookies

Certification Matters: Cruelty-Free Cookies

This is the first in a three-part series about certification in food and why it matters. Today we cover our Certified Vegan distinction, administered by The Vegan Awareness Foundation. Advertising can be confusing. It’s very easy for a company to use terms like “the...

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