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Entries from October 2006

October 31st, 2006 · 1 Comment

No free time to play this week. I decided that the website needed a face lift and I’ve been spending all my time on that. So far I’ve done 67 pages and I’ve just made it to the templates. I haven’t even touched the tutorials yet! My gosh, I forgot how big the site was. [...]

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October 26th, 2006 · No Comments

Kim has the photos posted on the Mystic Paper Blog so check them out: http://www.mysticpaper.blogspot.com My weekly art club decided to take a field trip today. We went to downtown Mesa to check out the new restaurant, “S’ Bistro”. It opened yesterday directly across from Mystic Paper. It’s a classy little place with very tasty [...]

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October 25th, 2006 · 1 Comment

Here are some pictures from yesterday’s live TV segment at MYSTIC PAPER. The first two are inside the antique shop. We were in the back of the store peeking up at what was happening in the front of the store. The rest of the photos were taken out back after all the excitement had passed. [...]

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October 23rd, 2006 · No Comments

My favorite scrapbook store, MYSTIC PAPER in Mesa AZ, is going to be featured on channel 3 tomorrow morning (Tuesday). Air time could be as early as 7:15am so set your alarm! Right now the plans are for my pal, Chris Herrmann, to do a demo. This is enough to make me a morning person… [...]

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October 22nd, 2006 · No Comments

Ten days and counting…. I’ve decided to have a contest on the blog. It will be one of those deals where everyone who makes a comment will have their name thrown into a hat and one lucky person will get a prize. The contest will run in the month of November. Keep an eye on [...]

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October 13th, 2006 · 1 Comment

I learned something this week. October is traditionally a bad month for retailers. A very bad month. Big chain stores can weather the lows pretty well but it’s got to be tough on the small independent stores. Most of my favorite places are small independent stores so I am declaring October the “LOVE AN INDIE” [...]

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