Category Archives: Travel

Snail Mail Birthday Presents

I met a friend during my recent trip to London and after a delicious meal of tapas at Navarro’s (highly recommended if you find yourself in London), she gave me the most perfect birthday gift.  Well, perfect for me, a … Continue reading

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Edinburgh, Scotland

I just returned from a trip to the U.K.  I visited London, England and Edinburgh, Scotland.  While in Edinburgh, I stayed on the Royal Mile–a stretch of cobblestone street between the Edinburgh Castle and the Palace of Holyroodhouse (the official … Continue reading

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1940’s “Air Mail” Italian Pillowcase

Last weekend I had a great visit to my Mom and Dad. While rummaging around in a trunk, I came across this souvenir my grandfather brought back from Italy in the 1940s.  He was deployed there just after WWII as … Continue reading

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Dreams Do Come True!

Well, readers, I’m writing to say that in one week, I’ll be fulfilling a dream to attend the National Stationery Show in New York City. The NSS is open only to “industry people.”  That is, folks who either make or … Continue reading

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Square Books and Nest in Oxford, MS, Again!

In October I made a visit back to Oxford, MS.  You may recall that the last time I was there, I found several nice things at Nest Paper Studio.  This time, I stocked up on some more Kartos stationery since … Continue reading

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Postcard Coasters

I’ve noticed a mini trend recently…coasters that are postcards.  I saw the first one in New Orleans (and I was actually enjoying a Kwak in that cool glass at the time!): And I just saw another here in Chapel Hill.  … Continue reading

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Spoiled Rotten, Ogunquit, Maine

During a recent trip to New Hampshire, I went with some friends up to Ogunquit, Maine for the day.  Ogunquit is one of those adorable New England towns filled with fun shops and gorgeous water views. I had the pleasure of … Continue reading

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