Technology is NOT sweet.

No, I did not dissolve like a sugar cube in hot tea. My over-zealous computer blocked me from my blog! I finally fixed it after a few tears and threats of disemboweling the hard drive (can you even do that?).  Pretty exciting couple of days. Today’s my birthday, soooo old…  Got a mini mention inContinue reading “Technology is NOT sweet.”

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I A-DOOR THIS!

Saturday, my charming husband and his long-suffering friend Bob went down to the un-airconditioned space to salvage the walk-in cooler door and a very, very old salad bar. My vision is to mount the cooler door-a really cool-looking wooden door-atop the salad bar for my cash register counter! The items were slated for the dumpster,Continue reading “I A-DOOR THIS!”

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Directionally Challenged…

Sugar on Front St. will be co-existing with Old Books on Front St-249 N. Front Street across from the NPR building! I will be posting blurry pictures as we progress but if you are walking by feel free to observe our progress! We are using all made in the USA materials and a large amountContinue reading “Directionally Challenged…”

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You’ve heard of a sugarbowl-how’s about a dustbowl?

  Unearthed some nifty treasures in the attic of our new “old” building today!  The husband and I are completely covered in dust, probably asbestos and some mass quantities of lead paint for good measure.  Funky old napkin holders, cafe’ style coffee mugs…it was great! And, despite the building approaching 100 years old, it feelsContinue reading “You’ve heard of a sugarbowl-how’s about a dustbowl?”

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All Sugared Up!

Because I have so much free time I decided to invite my nearest and dearest to help me embark on my dream project-opening a mini-bakery inside of a classic used and rare bookstore in a 100 year old building in Downtown Wilmington, NC.  You, dear enraptured reader, are going to help me juggle a 12Continue reading “All Sugared Up!”

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