Category Archives: New Toy


We are pleased to announce that our new web store is live.  Yes, we’ve been doing this bookselling thing for a couple decades now, but we changed technology a while back, and we hope this new feature is bigger, better.  … Continue reading

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New Website Launch

We’ve been scheming about a redesigned, sleeker website for over a year now.  But we didn’t just fantasize about it, we worked on it, too, and we hired a web designer to help us out.  The new site wins in … Continue reading

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New Bookcases

We got new bookcases today!  It is not an uncommon thing to get new shelves of some sort around here (we are perpetually running out of room), but it does cause a commotion.  This was a case of opportunity more … Continue reading

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Sandwich Board

We’ve wanted to have a sandwich board for over a decade, but the number of options and choices seemed boundless and no one agreed.  I finally ended the dormant debate by simply buying one, and putting it to use.  So, … Continue reading

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A Hunk o’ Cast Iron

I got a new toy!  It’s a rather heavy toy.  Cast-iron.  With black paint and stencil.  And a wheel crank that resembles a ship’s steering wheel.  Except cast iron, like I said.  It arrived in a heavy box with thick … Continue reading

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Old Dogs, New Tricks

I’ve been neglecting my blog. The idea that I haven’t archived in months has made me gun-shy to do anything.  So, surprise, my brother gave me new tools.  Ok, if I don’t have to do manual archiving, I might be … Continue reading

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Hello world!

As Harriett’s geeky brother, I’m required to make the first post, so let’s see if we can dig up a photo of our fearless leader.

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