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More food than ever to enjoy in La Conner

Since purchasing the Scone Lady bakery from Christie Eichler in January 2020, D.J. Gallegos and Keneisia Smart-Gallegos have gotten some puzzled looks.

When customers ask Smart-Gallegos whether she is the Scone Lady, she politely says no, she is the Scone Lady’s wife.

Then she introduces her husband, D.J. – Mr. Scone Lady to his bankers.

Still others tell Gallegos how glad they are that his mom reopened the bakery.

Confusion vanishes with the first bite. Gallegos, who met “honorary mom” Eichler when he was earning his associate degree in culinary arts at Skagit Valley College, follows th...


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