Hello! December brings a lot of busy to my life. For a number of reasons the past couple of weeks have been particularly nutty. Despite all the busy, I am really looking forward to our Card Making Workshop this Saturday. Nothing levels this very busy (kinda stressed) girl then a bunch of kids, stamps and […]
Hello! So, here’s the thing. Yes, we do have Black Friday sales. Great sales. Half off select Christmas cards and ornaments. And all our pillar candles are 50% off. But, you know what? I am way more excited about Shop the Neighbourhood and I am just so thrilled to be featured as one of their […]
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Wickedly Westboro is happening tomorrow! Hope you can come down! Edited! Alrighty…our pumpkins are looking pretty good! Martha Stewart I am not…perfection is not on my list of must-haves. But I can definitely give you pointers on what to avoid in the area of glitter and spray adhesive!
An Update! Our neighbour Truffle Treasures is joining us! Have you tried their gelato? And their hot chocolate is to die for. Seriously, my stomach is rumbling just thinking about it! I am thrilled that Celine stopped in and decided to join us. They’ve decided to join in the giveaway, too! I have a feeling more of […]
….but we’re halfway through August and you know what that means. September. I promise I am not wishing these hot, sticky days away. I love the heat because it reminds me that the cold will come. In Ottawa we get to experience it all and the extreme heat of these past days remind me that […]
We are hiring! Looking for the perfect person to work Thursday and Friday evenings, Sundays and some Saturdays. That’s about 25 hours a week. Start date is mid-August. Additional pop-up shifts happen from time to time. You can’t be shy – my customers like to chat! Do you know our Cheeky and Offensive section? Do […]
Do you want to know why we prefer stocking local and Canadian? You’d be absolutely correct in assuming it is because we like to add to our own economy. You’d also be right if you thought it was because of the dollar and because of additional cross-boarder shipping charges and backorders that are stuck overseas. […]
Hello! Westfest is this weekend! It’s a free street festival with a great line up of performers. The street will be closed to car traffic and the merchants and restaurants will be out with all kinds of promotions. As for us…we will have the usual sales but we will also have local artist Susan Jolliffe […]