Boise bakery helps Facebook celebrate launch of a new 'Birthday Stories' feature

Posted at 5:18 PM, May 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-11 20:27:26-04

BOISE, ID — Facebook has partnered with 50 bakeries across the United States for the launch of a new 'Birthday Stories' feature.

Amaru Confections, located on the Boise Bench, was the bakery chosen for Idaho.

Kathie Luna, the owner of Amaru Confections says, "They asked us if we wanted to be a part of this new way Facebook was saying happy birthday and we said sure, definitely!"

The feature allows Facebook friends to upload digital cards, pictures and videos to a special story that shows up on your birthday.

Amaru Confections handed out free cupcakes to celebrate the announcement.