Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC

Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC

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For #BlackHistoryMonth the Edwardville NAACP will highlight black “movers and shakers” under 40 in the community!

▫️Name: Aria Burnside
▫️Age: 17
▫️City: Edwardville
▫️Church Affiliation: Anchored In Truth Ministries
▫️Occupation: Owner/COO of Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC

▫️Favorite Quote:
“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” -Mahatma Gandhi

▫️What would America look like #WithoutBlackHistory?
While the country might still stand, it wouldn’t have half the culture that makes it what it is today.

▫️What you’d like us to know about YOU!
In May 2022 I will be opening a bakery in East Alton at EastGate Plaza and would for you all to come and support! For now, you can still order at cookiesbyaria.com.

*To nominate, YOU MUST be an active member of the NAACP Edwardville. The nominee does not, but must live in Edwardville, Glen Carbon, Maryville, Collinsville or Troy. Send nominations to Communications, Press & Publicity Chair, Charmian Aaron at [email protected].

📸 Credit: Rae Dorsey
Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC in the news again!
Look at our amazing boss lady and the areas latest rising star! 😁🖤
#supportsmallbusinesses #youngentrepreneurs #supportblackowned #ariascookies Yvonne IsaBaker Campbell Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC
Congratulations to Great Rivers & Routes on its successful tourism summit event yesterday. I look forward to our partnership in spurring economic growth throughout the region.

The star of the show ⭐️ was Aria Burnside of Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC. As the first Madison County Made Awardee, this young, talented entrepreneur will be opening her first bakery in East Alton this spring. 🍪 Fantastic job, Aria!
YOU are invited! THIS SUNDAY! We have so much in store for AIT Family & Friends Day 2021!

Anointed Music
Soul-Stirring Preaching
Fellowship
Refreshments by Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC

This is a Worship Service you won’t want to miss!

www.aitministries.org
Lovely article in today's TELEGRAPH about your business and the plans for your brick-and-mortar location at EastGate. Blessings and best wishes.
Please vote Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC for Best of the Best in Madison County, IL for the following categories:

BEST COOKIES
BEST BAKERY
BEST LOCAL DESSERTS

Vote daily through November 3rd!

CLICK HERE: https://www.thetelegraph.com/bestof/#/gallery/?group=396346

Let’s support this NAACP Edwardsville teenpreneur!

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YOU are invited! We have so much in store for AIT Family & Friends Day 2021!

Anointed Music
Praise Dance
Soul-Stirring Preaching
Fellowship
Refreshments by Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC

This is a Worship Service you won’t want to miss!

www.aitministries.org
Congratulations Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC! 17 years old! #youthonthemove
This re-post is a prime example of how troubled teenagers can turn things around in his/her life for the good of themselves and their communities! Congratulations Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC on your big win last evening! #ideabounce
Congratulations to all of the presenters at our IdeaBounce event; we can’t wait to see your ideas flourish!
In a a surprising twist, the 17 year old entrepreneur who is building a brand for Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC was offered a complimentary space at Eastgate Plaza for six months to help get her business off the ground! 🍪
Stop in tomorrow for our fall open house with Seams For The Soul Boutique and special guests Kazoo Coffee & Cocoa Roasting Company LLC and Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC 🍁🍂❤️

Aria is a 16-year old entrepreneur and member of Anchored in Truth Ministries. After years of struggling in school and reckless behavior, her mother made the decision to homeschool her.

Her GPA sky-rocketed, and she discovered her God-given gift.. baking.

Operating as usual

03/31/2022

Bakery update sneak peek by my mom! ✨ We’re at EastGate Plaza in East Alton, IL!

Huge thank you to Mr. Todd Kennedy and Mrs. Julia Kennedy! TGRH Construction is doing such a beautiful job!

Order today at: cookiesbyaria.com

03/31/2022

We just realized that our email has been down since Saturday!
If you have emailed [email protected], [email protected] or [email protected] this week, can you please send it again? Thank you!

03/30/2022

Yuuuuuuummmmm! I’ve decided to add these churro cupcakes to the menu!

Sweet cinnamon cake
Cinnamon cream cheese frosting
Garnished with a crunchy chewy churro

Order these at: cookiesbyaria.com

*Delivery up to 25 miles from Edwardsville

Photos from Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC's post 03/28/2022

Yay! Congratulations Collinsville Daily News on your awesome grand opening! We had to go support Ms. Jacqueline! (And of course pass out some cookies 😉)

Ribbon Cutting a Great Success as Collinsville Daily News is Celebrated at Old Herald Brewery 03/28/2022

Ribbon Cutting a Great Success as Collinsville Daily News is Celebrated at Old Herald Brewery

We were so excited to celebrate with Ms. Jacqueline Duty last week at her ribbon cutting for her new newspaper!! Congratulations!!

You probably don’t know this, but she is the one who told my mom to enter me into the Alton IdeaBounce contest where I won 1st place, and Mr. Todd Kennedy surprised us by offering to build us a bakery at EastGate Plaza!

Ribbon Cutting a Great Success as Collinsville Daily News is Celebrated at Old Herald Brewery It was an entertaining evening with over 60 people in attendance at the Collinsville Daily News Ribbon Cutting. Hosted at the Old Herald Brewery and Distillery on Clay St. in

03/25/2022

We often hear, “These are best cookies I’ve ever eaten in my life!” Seriously! My favorite part is watching a brand new customer take a bite of a cookie. The reaction is always priceless ☺️

Thank you, Ms. Katelyn, for choosing us for your yummy red and yellow You’re So Sweeeet Frosted Sugar Cookies today!

Order these at: cookiesbyaria.com

'Change to Passage' sets encore show in Roxana 03/25/2022

'Change to Passage' sets encore show in Roxana

I will be providing cupcakes and cookies at the VIP Meet-and-Greet at this awesome musical!! Also, my mom has a lead role!! You all should come!

It’s at the Roxana Nazarene Community Theater this Saturday at 7:30pm!

'Change to Passage' sets encore show in Roxana “It received such a positive response that our director had to do it again,” said...

03/23/2022

Wait, WHAT?? We didn’t even know we were nominated!! Thank you all! This is such a cool honor!

Well, please vote for us! Lol

www.bestofedwardsville.com/vote

Voting is now open! You can vote once per category, per day during the contest, so make sure to come back daily to vote for your favorite businesses!

www.bestofedwardsville.com/vote

03/23/2022

A surprise for MidAmerica Plastic Surgery today! They received Aria’s Signature w/o Walnuts, Daniels Fam and You’re So Sweeeet! Sugar Cookies today!

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03/22/2022

Oops! I forgot to post my mom’s birthday! Can you all help me wish Ms. Charmian Aaron a happy belated birthday?

Thank you for everything that you do. Thank you for believing in me and my dream. I love you!

*Side Note: Last year she asked for pink cupcakes with edible diamonds lol 🤦🏾‍♀️🤷🏾‍♀️😂. This year was easier, salted caramel cupcakes. They were so good I put them on the menu! (They’re called, “You Salty, Bro?” She came up with that name 🤣.)

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03/20/2022

Introducing…. “You Salty, Bro?” Salted Caramel Cupcakes!

Aria’s Yellow Butter Cake
Salted Caramel Buttercream
Salted Caramel Drizzle
Sea Salt Sprinkle on Top

My mom asked me to make her caramel cupcakes for her birthday, so this is what I came up with. SHE LOVED IT!!

Order these today at: cookiesbyaria.com

Photos from Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC's post 03/19/2022

Thank you D7 Appreciation! I was honored to be able to treat the staff at my old school! They deserve it!

I love how my siblings help me ❤️

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Photos from Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC's post 03/19/2022

New flavor is cooking in the lab! 👀 #StayTuned

Photos from TGRH Construction's post 03/15/2022

We’re getting close!!!! Thank you TGRH Construction!

03/15/2022

Throwback shoutout to the last ice storm we had ❄️ Sometimes your car slips around with a dozen “Pretty Please with a Cherry!” Cheesecake Cupcakes in the trunk 😂

Grateful for my amazing customer. She accepted these, and accepted a $25 future credit!

Order at: cookiesbyaria.com

Teen Entrepreneur Surprises Students With Sweet Treats as They Launch Their New Companies in Entrepreneur Program 03/11/2022

Teen Entrepreneur Surprises Students With Sweet Treats as They Launch Their New Companies in Entrepreneur Program

Thank you, Ms. Jacqueline for this great story! Thank you Lahr-Well Academy for inviting me to speak, and hear these great business ideas from your students!

https://www.collinsvilledailynews.com/news/teen-entrepreneur-surprises-students-with-sweet-treats-as-they-launch-their-new-companies-in-entrepreneur/article_c0432d38-a0f3-11ec-93b5-8f35db734f0e.html

Teen Entrepreneur Surprises Students With Sweet Treats as They Launch Their New Companies in Entrepreneur Program Aria Burnside is creating buzz around the region as she continues to grow her company. Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC is quickly approaching the opening of her brand-new location located

03/11/2022

Stop by Route 66 Creamery to grab a cookie or three 😁

We are so excited to partner with Aria's Cookies and Confections and offer their cookies to our customers. We carry both Jumbo Oatmeal and Walnut Chocolate Chip. They are delicious!! Come pick one up to accompany your COFFEE ☕️ or ICE CREAM 🍨.

Home | Aria's Cookies & Confections 03/10/2022

Home | Aria's Cookies & Confections

Our phone is down because we’re porting it to a new carrier. It will be back up by 2:10pm! Please email [email protected] or send a DM if you need to reach us.

Order online at cookiesbyaria.com 🧁🍪🧁🍪🧁

Home | Aria's Cookies & Confections Delicious gourmet baked goods made by a teen entrepreneur.

03/10/2022

Houston, we have a kitchen! Drop ceilings were put in, kitchen tile is in, sinks are in. The bakery is ALMOST finished!

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03/10/2022

13 dozen cookies went to Clinton Manor Living Center a couple weeks ago! They wanted to tell their residents that they were just “2” sweet on 2/22/22 ☺️

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Photos from Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC's post 03/10/2022

We got some new merch! It’s so crazy that I am walking around with my name on a shirt!

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03/09/2022

I had a helper today! My baby brother, Axel helped me drop off cookies for shipping at the UPS Store!

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03/09/2022

Getting orders ready for shipping!

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Alton Area Black Chamber notes Black-owned businesses 03/01/2022

Alton Area Black Chamber notes Black-owned businesses

Thank you Alton Area Black Chamber Commerce!

Alton Area Black Chamber notes Black-owned businesses ALTON — The Alton Area Black Chamber of Commerce has built a list of known and...

03/01/2022

March means MINT! Have you tried our “Just Mint To Be” cupcakes? Chocolate cake with sweet mint buttercream, garnished with an Andes mint! 🍀

Order at cookiesbyaria.com

02/28/2022

Exciting news! You can now get your cookie fix at Route 66 Creamery! They open tomorrow!

They’re the ONLY retail location that carries Aria’s Cookies & Confections cookies.

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02/26/2022

Thank you NAACP Edwardsville Branch! What an honor!

For #BlackHistoryMonth the Edwardville NAACP will highlight black “movers and shakers” under 40 in the community!

▫️Name: Aria Burnside
▫️Age: 17
▫️City: Edwardville
▫️Church Affiliation: Anchored In Truth Ministries
▫️Occupation: Owner/COO of Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC

▫️Favorite Quote:
“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” -Mahatma Gandhi

▫️What would America look like #WithoutBlackHistory?
While the country might still stand, it wouldn’t have half the culture that makes it what it is today.

▫️What you’d like us to know about YOU!
In May 2022 I will be opening a bakery in East Alton at EastGate Plaza and would for you all to come and support! For now, you can still order at cookiesbyaria.com.

*To nominate, YOU MUST be an active member of the NAACP Edwardville. The nominee does not, but must live in Edwardville, Glen Carbon, Maryville, Collinsville or Troy. Send nominations to Communications, Press & Publicity Chair, Charmian Aaron at [email protected].

📸 Credit: Rae Dorsey

Photos from Riverbend East Rotary Club's post 02/17/2022

Thank you Ms. Lori Palmer and the Riverbend East Rotary Club for inviting us to share with the group at Julia's Banquet Center and Catering! We’re glad you enjoyed the cupcakes!

Neman: Edwardsville teen turns her life around, thanks to baking 02/16/2022

Neman: Edwardsville teen turns her life around, thanks to baking

This is a really great and funny article! Thank you to Mr. Dan Neman and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch!

Neman: Edwardsville teen turns her life around, thanks to baking Aria Burnside of Edwardsville bakes and delivers cookies and cupcakes to order. It is a typical home-based business, as much a hobby as anything, but in May she will open

02/14/2022

It’s been a fun Valentine’s Day! ❤️ Thank you Coffee’s Christian Childcare!

Special thanks to Teona Kosydor for our Valentines basket and thank you to Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC for providing the yummy goodie’s!
The staff is definitely feeling the LOVE today
❤️ 💕❤️

Photos from Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC's post 02/14/2022

UPDATE: SOLD OUT!

🗣Last minute Valentine’s Day shoppers!

We have ONE full basket left for delivery for $45.
❤️4 Pretty Please With a Cherry! Cheesecake Cupcakes
❤️6 Hand-Dipped Chocolate-Covered Strawberries
❤️Bottle of Welch’s Sparkling Grape Juice
❤️Reuseable Storage Container

We have ONE option that does NOT come with a reusable bin for $30.
❤️4 Pretty Please With a Cherry! Cheesecake Cupcakes
❤️6 Hand-Dipped Chocolate-Covered Strawberries
❤️Bottle of Welch’s Sparkling Grape Juice

02/13/2022

Customers: Are you getting our confirmation emails after you place your orders online?

02/10/2022

I finally got him in a picture! Here is Mr. Todd Kennedy, ladies and gentlemen. We’re SO grateful for him and his beautiful wife, Mrs. Julia!

EastGate Plaza

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Photos from Aria’s Cookies & Confections, LLC's post 02/10/2022

Huge thank you to the Upsilon Phi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, an organization committed to alleviating problems concerning young girls and building an economic legacy by supporting black owned businesses, and the circulation of the black dollar!

I was invited to share my story at their virtual event. I’m very grateful to St. Louis Schools Director of Curriculum, Dr. Kimberly Moody, for thinking my story was worth sharing on this platform.

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Tuesday 11am - 6pm
Thursday 11am - 6pm
Friday 11am - 2pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm

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