Soul soothing.

Nothing soothes my soul more than the fine spray that a good chubby lemon gives off as you zest it. Well, maybe the rich aroma of fine, fresh garlic sauteeing in Plugra.  Either way, I’ve got both going right now ‘cuz it’s been that kind of day.

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I’m such a Card!

Good Morning America!  My friend, Guy, took this picture of the carved wooden sun that hangs in our shop!  Mom and I found this years ago at the Azalea Festival of all things!  This is the look I frequently see on people’s faces as they tuck into a warm scone and a piping hot cupContinue reading “I’m such a Card!”

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Making Friends!

Sometimes I call Wednesday “weirdsville wednesday.” Odd things constantly happen on Wednesdays-not always great things-but not so for today! I had a 2 families visiting from New Jersey-well really 2 mom’s with a herd of girls and one super-cute baby boy-and they had read the blog and came to visit! It was soooo fun to hearContinue reading “Making Friends!”

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Gimme frozen pipes, I’ll give you…nothing.

So we cleared the oven hurdle, fixed the deli case, retooled the espresso machine and rigged a folding table since our stainless hadn’t arrived. Wednesday we were gonna be open like it or not because we had some serious orders to fill on Thursday.  HAHAHAHAHAH! I rolled up in there early Thursday morning and all myContinue reading “Gimme frozen pipes, I’ll give you…nothing.”

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Cinnamon Roll Sunday

Drumroll please!!!!! We have books on shelves and ovens on walls!  Gwenyfar and her loving friends and volunteers have been tirelessly whisking books back and forth from storage to shelves. I have been feeding the willing helpers and Folk’s has been providing the coffee.  So, now everyone plead to the powers that be to expediteContinue reading “Cinnamon Roll Sunday”

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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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