President’s Day

It’s President’s Day weekend, and we’re back open. Throughout the rest of the winter and spring, we’ll be open Fridays through Mondays, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. During our winter hiatus since Martin Luther King Day, we’ve been to a...

Building Towards the Future

While we’re still on our mid-winter hiatus, which come to an end on Friday, Feb. 16, when we reopen for President’s Weekend, it seems like a good time to ponder some longterm trends and local efforts by some of our area’s community leaders to adjust...

The Shopping Experience

Hello Friends; As promised, we’re trying to keep up with our blog posts through the “bleak mid-winter,” as the old Christmas carol puts it. Actually it’s been a pretty up and down one – ┬álots of snow and cold weather, followed by rain and...

Getting Ready for 2018

And just like that, it’s that time of year again. We’re talking about that period of time right after Christmas and the holiday season, when winter closes in full bore, we run a sale while counting inventory, and prepare for the buying season for the...

Happy New Year!

Hello all – We’re back in the blogging business as well. From here we hope to make periodic updates on what’s going on in our shop, the area (giving you more reasons to visit if you’re not already one of the locals) and comments on cool and...

Launching the new web site

Hello everyone, and welcome back to out new, re-imagined website. The first thing many of you will notice — after you’ve finished oohing and ahhing at the photos of some of our products and views from the inside of the shop — is that we are not...