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Frog and Toad

June 20, 2016 | BY

Just a short post today, because I wanted to remind everyone of this fantastic piece that came out a few weeks ago: “FROG AND TOAD”: AN AMPHIBIOUS CELEBRATION...

London!

June 16, 2016 | BY

Hi guys, I am sorry-not-sorry to say that I am in London right now and cannot fill you in on what’s happening this week at the Ampersand...

What to read?!

June 9, 2016 | BY

Hi guys, The past two weeks have basically just been about planning/dreaming/anticipating my trip to Europe. Last night I put aside some time to go through my...

World Oceans Day

June 8, 2016 | BY

Happy World Oceans Day! I have always been fascinated by the ocean, especially the fascinating creatures living in it. Like this charming little fella: For those who, like...

Europe Bound

June 2, 2016 | BY

Hi guys! I’m getting ready to go on a two week trip next week and I’m PRETTY EXCITED! My coworkers have been helping me prepare by gifting...

Pride!

June 1, 2016 | BY

  It’s the first day of June, which means today is the official kick-off to Canada’s first-ever Pride Month. I’m very much looking forward to all of the...

June-ish

May 30, 2016 | BY

It’s almost June, and you know what that means: BOOKFAIRS! This Friday I’m off to Halifax for Bookfair one of three. Ahhh, Halifax, beautiful city on a...

International Tap Day

May 26, 2016 | BY

Hi guys! Yesterday was the International Day of Tap, which celebrates the birthday of Bill “Bojangles” Robinson. This is a big deal to me because I recently...

Jenny Dreams of Sushi

May 25, 2016 | BY

If you have been following our blog for awhile, you’ll have noticed that we Ampersanders really like to celebrate long weekends. My Victoria Day weekend was filled with drinks...

Cake!

May 23, 2016 | BY

Oh hi all, and a happy Victoria Day to you! I’m celebrating by eating a delicious Victoria sponge, courtesy of Mary Berry and DK! Baking with Mary...

Shameless Plug

May 19, 2016 | BY

Hi guys, I’ve been working on the website to give it a little touch up here and there. So I think I’ll just subtly point you all...

Calgary-bound

May 16, 2016 | BY

Hello hello! This week is my first trip to sell the fall list. I’m off to Calgary to visit a few accounts, and probably to eat something...