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Summer Shopping Adventure with Penelopes

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Top Five Trends at Atlanta Gift Market January 2015

Robin and I just got back from an exciting time at our annual trip to the Atlantasmart Gift Show in downtown Atlanta.  It’s always so exciting to see the newest trends, colors and styles.  What we found very interesting this … Continue reading

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Halloween already? Only if It’s Lori Mitchell!

We were fortunate to be one of the few shops able to get Lori Mitchell’s new 2013 Halloween figures already!  Usually it’s July or August before they are available!  Check them out!  All are at the shop and ready for … Continue reading

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Gone, Baby, Gone-Two More Antique Shops Close

It’s January 2013 and two more charming small shops have closed their doors in Beaverton/Raleigh Hills, Oregon.  Robin & Wren Antiques & Gifts was a wonderful antique mall just a few blocks from my shop, Penelope’s Hope Chest.  They had … Continue reading

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Farewell Beloved Penelope

My wonderful quirky calico cat Penelope died this morning, at the age of eleven.  She was my loving companion ever since she adopted me as a kitten at Christmas time and started living under my front porch.  She chose ME…and … Continue reading

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Penelope’s Spring Open House

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Penelope is not amused

Penelope does not like her photo taken.  Right now she is thinking….really? Didn’t you take my picture 6 months ago? Why do you need to take it again?

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