Category Archives: General Information

We’re About to Announce the Winner of our “Hit the Skies” Contest!

We’re about to announce the winner of the Balloon Ride tickets! Just waiting for the Hubs to arrive at the shop, so he can pick the name out of the paper bag! What, you expected us to use some kind of … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget – You Could Win this Contest! Hit the Skies with a Free Hot Air Balloon Ride for Two

The contest ends tonight at midnight… don’t miss out on your chance to win! And remember, you can enter more than once (only once per day per person, though!) You and a very special person of your choosing could win … Continue reading

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Hit the Skies with a Free Hot Air Balloon Ride for Two – You Could Win!!

You and a very special person of your choosing could win a pair of tickets to ride a hot air balloon at the Great Falls Balloon Festival!! Just imagine… you & your spouse or significant other, or you & one … Continue reading

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According to thestreet.com, Don’t Bother Collecting These…

TheStreet.com describes itself as “a leading digital financial company… [providing] the most actionable ideas from the world of investing, finance and business…”.  The article discussed in this blog can be found via this link: http://www.thestreet.com/story/13162897/1/15-collectibles-that-are-completely-worthless.html The list includes: 1. Hummel … Continue reading

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So This Man Walks Into the Shop…

Someone just walked into the shop with the print above, “Child with Cherries” by Bouguereau, dated 1896. “Can you tell me what it’s worth?” he asks. I can try… let me see. There’s no sense in looking these things up … Continue reading

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Gardening Peeps – Looking for Ideas

Gardening Peeps…. Outside the shop, the sidewalk is interrupted by two planted trees. The ground around the trees is bare and ugly. What kinds of flowers or plants should I put in there? Annuals, definitely; and hardy plants that can … Continue reading

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Munchies, Dignitaries, Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening!

Please join us on Friday, June 26 at 10:30 am for our Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening!  The Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce will be doing the honors, and dignitaries have been invited.  (Some are even attending!) Come on over! … Continue reading

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