August 14, 2019

As the owner of Vanillamore, I work to push myself to be a step above, always striving to add my own personal touch to everything that is created at the restaurant. When I’m not cooking on the line during a busy service, I find joy in chatting with customers, welcoming...

April 23, 2019

Over the last 19 months, since opening the doors at Vanillamore, I’ve started writing this blog several times.   My business has experienced many significant changes during this period, and I finally feel that I see a path towards what I would consider success. It’s ex...

September 26, 2017

After a whirlwind Soft Opening week that far surpassed my expectations, today, Tuesday September 26th is our official Grand Opening!

The night before our soft opening, I compiled a series of panoramic photos that I took throughout the build-out. It was an emotional mome...

June 30, 2017

Building Our Team

Building “Team Vanillamore” has been a top priority for the last 3 YEARS! From the very beginning, our focus has always been on being surrounded by right team, as I’ve written about a bit in previous blog posts.  While this has been instrumental in get...

May 8, 2017

The journey of opening a restaurant brings new lessons every day.  Through every step, I am learning about the actual process of getting the doors open as well as learning about myself and who I am going to be as a business owner.

It’s hard not to think “no on...

March 15, 2017

We Found a Home!

“Good things come to those who wait” really reigns true for us on this one. 

We signed a lease for our restaurant in Montclair NJ!

Over the next several months as we fit-out our space, I will be posting on this blog to share some of our entrepreneurship...

December 14, 2016

We are so excited to announce our first e-commerce product! Available now on our website!

Handcrafted S’mores Candy Bars

A Vanillamore™ take on the classic s’more, this trio of handcrafted candy bars will delight your palette. Each of the three flavors will provide you w...