Homeschooling

We continue our slog. I’m being dramatic, it’s not actually a slog. I feel like we’ve finally begun to find a good balance around homeschooling priorities and what and how much we do. Caleb is 5 and Naomi is 2. Caleb is in SK, and his teacher provides very little in terms of structured work, … [Read more…]

Sailor Pro Gear Slim Minis

Sailor North America has recently released a set of Pro Gear Slim Minis. I was previously under the impression that the Liliput was the perfect pocket pen, but it’s hard to compete with Sailor’s nibs. Let’s just say the pockets are full these days. We got five of the set, shown above, in the first … [Read more…]

Plants and New Pots

We are a couple of months late to the game, but we finally got around to repotting some of our plants. Normally we try to do it around the Victoria Day holiday in May, but winter seemed to hang on a bit longer this year, plus with the pandemic, we hadn’t gone to pick up … [Read more…]

TWSBI Nib Size Comparison

TWSBI is one of our most popular pen brands, and it’s also a personal favourite of mine. We’ve been carrying it for years now, since our earliest days at 906 Dundas West, and it’s been excited to watch them expand their lines and release special editions. As a retailer, TWSBI is also one of our … [Read more…]