Saturday, December 29, 2012

storage baskets

our new storage baskets are earning their keep this season...we're using them for extra blankets, firewood, taking down the christmas decorations, recycling, organizing magazines... and they stack!  hand made in new england of split oak with leather handles,  $60 at our online shop.

Sunday, December 16, 2012

stocking stuffers

 seashells to sea salts, "hearth" votive candles and lavender honey, slate tags and oatmeal bears, all great ideas for stocking stuffers between $10-20...

Friday, December 14, 2012

winter white gifts

we're having a winter white christmas at the new general store this year!
our favorite gifts are: a belgian linen candle, creamy white knit blanket, white painted wood birdhouse, set of 4 white pottery mugs, canvas lunch bags, flavored sea salts, white sponges, white leather bags, milk soaps, natural canvas tote, felt reader covers, "kettle on, feet up" sign...all on our online shop at

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

gifts for the chef in your life

we've pulled together our favorite things for your favorite chef:  from organic serving boards, to linen aprons, and delicious olive oils, jams and jellies...we now have 2 sizes of colanders, selling them as a set, and sea salts flavored with mint, citrus or rosemary are great hostess gifts and stocking stuffers...all between $10-100 at our online shop at

Saturday, December 8, 2012

cheese board inspiration

a drizzle of lavender honey and a spoonful of lemon verbena jelly bring a cheese platter or board to life...we have wonderful jams and jellies and honey on our online shop...perfect to keep in the pantry or to give as hostess gifts over the holidays... a mango wood serving board, teak server, stoneware platters are in stock for holiday gifts and entertaining!

Monday, December 3, 2012

burlap votives

our favorite burlap votives are back in stock, a set of 10, numbered 1-0, perfect for the holidays for table settings to use as votives or  with flowers, to cluster or run down the table or  use as place markers in front of each setting....for large parties or weddings, use one on each table.