Wednesday, April 22, 2009


April has come and almost gone,
here are a few of my favorite things right now at the store.
Come in and check it out!

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Check out the new art:
Joan Engelmeyer encaustics on retro wood puzzle bases-awesome
New owls and dino cups by Aaron.

Just a few pictures:
New merch for this month: Lots of Easter goodies for the old basket: stuffed ducks, rabbits, chicks.
We also have a new allowance area, everything is under $5 and if the child uses their own money it is 10% off.
We have some great retro-type candy, pop rocks, bazooka gum.

Owly Shadow Puppets are in: Durable, jointed shadow puppets on sticks. Fairies, Yeti, Sea Monster, Robot. $13 each, from a one woman show in Chicago.

The new children's book from Nikki McClure, "All In A Day", so charming.

Thanks for shopping Local!

Sunday, January 18, 2009


Beth and I just placed a huge order for tons of amazing books. We also just got an order in for more Nikki McClure posters and other goodies like "Reading is Sexy tees" (for adults)

A few pics of Christmas

I had problems with the uploading of pics. for awhile. Sorry it took so long. Here are some Christmas pics. (late)
Thank you Columbia City for supporting your local stores this Christmas! We appreciate all our customers!