Robyn Coden of Dim Sum and Doughnuts launches Sum Girls Boutique

Robyn Coden is making it happen, launching Sum Girls Boutique with her daughters in downtown Berkley. By Karleigh Stone Photos by Hayden Stinebaugh There are three types of people in this world: Those who make it happen, those who watch it happen and those who wonder what happens.” — Tommy Lasorda Robyn Coden is one who makes it happen. Growing up, she knew very little about her maternal grandmother. She passed away when Coden’s mother was only 13 years old so her own mother had few memories to share. When she became a mother herself, Coden couldn’t fathom the thought of her girls not having her memories or advice in the event something unexpected should occur, so she began chronicling their lives in a blog. Preserving these stories and lessons means so much to Coden and, instead of just thinking about it, she’s making it happen. “Dim Sum and Doughnuts isn’t so much about my girls as it is for them. It’s for them to have when they get older. It’s all the things I wish someone had told me and things someone did tell me. It’s their frame of reference,” Coden says. “I want my kids to have my … Continue reading Robyn Coden of Dim Sum and Doughnuts launches Sum Girls Boutique