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Study Buddy?

ONIM Front Caffeine Study Buddy

Does this fit someone you know? A student heading back to school, or perhaps moving away to pursue further studies? Or a professional who is frequently upgrading their skills, striving to reach a new level?

Caffeine Is My Study Buddy is one of many fun mugs from the Our Name Is Mud line. We frequently get a case of the giggles opening new arrivals from this company. Dishwasher and microwave safe, they are easy to care for and hold a full 16 ounces of fluid – caffeinated fluid in this case.

ONIM Back Caffeine Study Buddy

This is just another fun idea to brighten someone’s day. Why not take it one step farther and add a few coffee packets, some tea, or hot chocolate to supply a bit of study buddy caffeine?

Of course we have tasty treats to accompany any drink as well, like biscotti, Poker wafer cookies, chocolates, fudge, nuts, candy… you get the idea. We’re positively teaming with potential.

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Brighten Your Day With Joan Baker Suncatchers

Owl SuncatcherSummer is speeding along, and new giftware is arriving daily. A new grouping of Joan Baker sun catchers are now on display in store, including this wise owl who is perhaps looking ahead to changes coming in the next month. Any of these sun catchers will brighten a student’s dorm room window.

Evenings are cooling down, so teas and hot chocolates make a lovely finish to the day, while lemonades and iced teas are refreshing through the daylight hours. And for anyone wanting to think ahead, we accepted our first Christmas order today. It’s never too soon!

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August Long Weekend Treats

Travel Treats The August long weekend is known by many names. Depending on where you are from it may be John Galt Day, Lord Simcoe Day, Joseph Brant Day, Founder’s Day or simply the Civic Holiday. By whatever name you call it on Monday August 7th we will be closed to enjoy time with family and friends.

Have you picked up treats for the upcoming weekend? Customers are coming in to stock up before heading out. Fudge, jellies – including our special cherry-vanilla Canada jelliesnuts and hand dipped chocolates all make tasty snacks along the way, and double as hostess or thank you gifts. Gummy candies and wafer cookies are also great for travel treats.

Heading for a cottage? A trailer or campgrounds? Going to enjoy a barbecue? We also have a good selection of Gourmet du Village hot chocolates, apple cider, lemonades, seasonings, dip mixes, bbq sauces and rubs, at non-cottage country pricing. Why not stop in before hitting the road?

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Lang Calendars For 2018 Are Here

IMG_6918How quickly the summer is speeding along. Strawberry season is done. Camps are in full swing. Cottages, trailers and travel are the order of the day. Product for fall and Christmas 2017 is arriving.

A wide selection of 2018 Lang Calendars are now in stock. Birds, butterflies, dogs, cats, horses, scenery… the list goes on and on. Priced at $23.95 each the pictures make beautiful pieces of art after their month is past too. Shop early for best selection.

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Christmas In July Continues…

IMG_6920We continue to combat summer heat and humidity with our second week of Christmas in July for 2017. There are lots of super savings in store to be had. Why not drop in while travelling around? Pick up some treats for barbecuing, picnicking, cottaging or camping too.

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