FAQ

OUR BROWNIES

Do you have a store front?
No. We operate in a commercial license kitchen facility. We also have a Cottage Food Operating “Made in a Home Kitchen” permit.

What is your mailing address?
1321 S. Winchester Blvd #249 San Jose, CA 95128. Our phone number is (408)881.0759.

Do you use preservatives?
No. Your brownies will last 3-5 days. For long term storage, your brownies will stay fresh up to five days. Do not refrigerate. For long term storage, your heart-shaped wonders can be frozen up to six months. For optimal taste, microwave 5-10 seconds.

Do you offer delivery service in the San Francisco Bay Area?
Yes.

I am allergic to nuts, is it ok to purchase the brownies without nuts? 
All of our dough comes in contact with nuts or nut oils. If you are allergic to nuts, we recommend you do not consume our products.

 

ABOUT AUNDREA

Where was she born & raised? 
San Francisco, California

When did she start the online bakery? 
October 1996

Where did she go to school? 
San Jose State University San Jose, California BS Mass Communications concentration in Journalism minor in Marketing, Golden Gate University San Francisco, California Master’s Business Administration

How did Aundrea come up with the name of her company Luv’s Brownies?
She named her company after her childhood doll named “Luv”.

How did Aundrea come up with the brownie recipe?
During Aundrea’s graduating semester at San Jose State University her counselor realized she failed the same math class five times. A few weeks later, Aundrea was tested for dyslexia. This is when she realized she had been transposing numbers without knowing she had a learning disability. So, she transposed the brownie recipe by accident.

Has San Jose State University acknowledged Aundrea for her accomplishments?
Yes. In 1993 she was awarded Outstanding Academic Achievement Award and in 2005 she received an Outstanding Alumni Award.

How can I learn how to start my own online bakery? 
Aundrea has written two books that describe how to start an online bakery. Her first book Luv Story from Homemade Brownies to My Own Internet Bakery was self published. Her second book Brownie Points Seven Steps to Success for Women. Entrepreneurs explains there isn’t a perfect time to do something (start a business or go back to school). We will always have our challenges. Because of those challenges don’t let anything or anyone stop you from making your dreams a reality.

If you have additional questions or press inquiries please contact us or call us at (408)881-0759.