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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley (holding daughter Violet), 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    13-month-old Violet accompanies her mother, Courtney Buckley, as they begin their pre-dawn route to deliver doughnuts across Charlotte. Buckley, bathed in the red glow of brake lights, listens to voice cell phone directions while waiting at a stop light. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    The Banana custard and chocolate doughnut. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    The Vanilla doughnut. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    The Apple pie doughnut. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    A Strawberry glaze with mint sugar doughnut. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Benjamin Frye shows off a Vanilla doughnut at his home. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Benjamin Frye holds daughter violet while talking with Courtney Buckley after the pair returned from their morning rounds of delivering doughnuts. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Courtney Buckley, with her daughter Violet on her hip, delivers a dozen doughnuts to Joe Floyd Friday morning as he arrives to work. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Courtney Buckley gets a brief break as daughter Violet plays with her car keys while waiting on a customer to arrive before delivering their order of doughnuts. Moments later young Violet dropped the keys between the seat unbeknownst to her mother sparking a search for the keys before the pair could head home for the morning. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Taking a brief break during delivering doughnuts Courtney Buckley gives her daughter Violet a bite of croissant at Amelie's. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Courtney Buckley, with daughter Violet on her hip, delivers a dozen doughnuts at the Midtown medical Plaza. since no one was at the office Buckley leaves a note on top of the doughnut box so the customer can call her later with payment. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Courtney Buckley, with daughter Violet on her hip, delivers a dozen doughnuts at the Midtown medical Plaza. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Courtney Buckley, with daughter Violet on her hip, delivers a dozen doughnuts at the Midtown medical Plaza. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Courtney Buckley, with daughter Violet on her hip, delivers a dozen doughnuts at the Midtown medical Plaza. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    (Doughnuts clockwise from top) Apple Pie; Strawberry glazed with mint sugar; Banana custard and chocolate Vanilla. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Haley Erb (left) ordered a half dozen doughnuts from Your Mom's donuts and they were delivered by Courtney Buckley to her apartment complex. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Courtney Buckley keeps an attentive ear to voice cell phone map directions while she navigates Charlotte's streets delivery doughnuts in the near dawn hours. A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley, 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    A young Matthews couple, Benamin Frye, 29, and Courtney Buckley (holding daughter Violet), 28, are making and delivering doughnuts using all-local products, including flour, lard and beer in the bacon-and-beer flavored doughnut. The doughnuts are so insanely popular, they're too busy to get married. They call their company Your Mom's Donuts. The couple is also getting ready to open a storefront and they'll be selling at the Matthews farmers market this summer. Frye stayed up all night making the square shaped delights, then came home for some shut-eye while Buckley and the couple's 13-month-old daughter Violet, left home about 6:15am making the rounds delivering the doughnuts on Friday April 11, 2014.
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