A Visit to the AGO

While Caleb was off school for the holidays, we took the kids to visit the Art Gallery of Ontario, the AGO, which was a lovely, quiet sort of adventure, which is probably the only sort I can handle. Possibly the most exciting part of this was that the kids had received umbrellas for Christmas, and … [Read more…]

Page Anchors + Books from 2019

Another new item that’s perfect for starting off a new year—I think I start off every year hoping/planning to read more, or read better. We’re now carrying Page Anchors, a tool that you slide into a book to help it stay open. There are four colours: Gold, Winter Platinum (Silver), Obsidian Black, Rose Gold. I … [Read more…]

Wrapping up 2019

Happy New Year! Another year in business. This was a year filled with adventure, growth, luck, some good, some less so, learning, slogging away, good books, mediocre books, huge moments, tiny moments, airplane rides and train rides and bus rides, new pens, surprises, hurdles, Google translate, diaper changes in unusual places, spilled ink, celebrations, reading … [Read more…]