Holiday Hours and Christmas Tree “Ornaments” Ho Ho Ho

Holiday Hours and Christmas Tree “Ornaments” Ho Ho Ho

It’s almost Christmas! And our holiday hours are in effect.

 

 

Holiday Hours (52 Clinton St):

 

Mon Dec 12 to Fri Dec 16 (12-6pm)

Sat Dec 17 to Sun Dec 18 (12-5pm)

Mon Dec 19 to Fri Dec 23(12-6pm)

Sat Dec 24 (1...

December 15, 2022 — Liz Chan
Christmas Tree Chopping

Christmas Tree Chopping

We went and got another Christmas tree. I let the kids cut school and we packed all three kids into the car and drove out of the city (only just) and someone asked ten thousand times are we there yet ...

 

December 12, 2022 — Liz Chan
Gift Cards

Gift Cards

Greetings from your local pen shop clerk, who comes with good news only nine and a half years in the making. We now have gift cards! It’s an actual card that someone can keep in their wallet. You can ...

 

December 09, 2022 — Liz Chan
Sending Holiday Cards Off

Sending Holiday Cards Off

As we round out the year into one final jolly celebration, I’m thinking about our Christmas and holiday cardsfor the year. The display in the shop seems to be a bit more comprehensive than is online ri...

 

 

December 05, 2022 — Liz Chan
A Beginner’s Guide to Journaling

A Beginner’s Guide to Journaling

A beginner’s guide to journaling.

 

 

What is there to say!

 

The only way to do it is to write and to write consistently. Here are some thoughts.

 

To get started all you need is a notebook and a pen or a penci...

December 01, 2022 — Liz Chan
Currently Inked: Holiday Cheer

Currently Inked: Holiday Cheer

The baby arrived in this world six months ago: At some point I have to stop using her for an excuse, and that point is imminent. I have books half-read and pens with ink in them from months ago, but i...

 

November 28, 2022 — Liz Chan
Santa Claus Parade 2022

Santa Claus Parade 2022

 

We went to the Santa Claus Parade this past weekend, an annual parade down the centre of Toronto with clowns and the mayor (the two unrelated) and a marching band and floats and things. I didn’t grow ...

 

November 26, 2022 — Liz Chan
Franklin-Christoph Model 20 and Pocket 20: Wonder Pens Exclusive Rides Again

Franklin-Christoph Model 20 and Pocket 20: Wonder Pens Exclusive Rides Again

We announced a couple of weeks ago that we were getting in one more production run of our Franklin-Christoph exclusives, the Model 20 and the Pocket 20 in F-C’s bronze material, which is sort of more o...

 

November 24, 2022 — Liz Chan
Journal Prompt: The Sacred Relics

Journal Prompt: The Sacred Relics

These days I’ve been more and more in my notebooks, and finding myself having all sorts of fun, both with and without kids, glorious messes unfolding before me. Old magazines and glue sticks, washi ta...

 

November 20, 2022 — Liz Chan
Warehouse Overstock Sale: Monday, November 21st, 2022

Warehouse Overstock Sale: Monday, November 21st, 2022

We’re having another warehouse sale! Woo hoo!

 

 

Mark your calendars for Monday, November 21st, 2022. Please come by for some good deals: 10-50% off some of our warehouse overstock, and maybe a few fun ex...

November 13, 2022 — Liz Chan