History of Quill and Bean, Part IV: New Beginnings

The shop began with coffee cozies, but things have changed. In 2019, I had some stickers printed — the durable vinyl kind that people like to stick on laptops and water bottles — and listed them on Etsy. People liked them, and soon Quill and Bean was more of a hand-lettered sticker shop than a … Continue reading History of Quill and Bean, Part IV: New Beginnings

Quarterly Bookthoughts: July-Sept 2019

This post is a long one, so I'll just jump right in: The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald After finishing The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, I wanted to start this month with something light. Broken Wheel was a charming book with a happy ending. The reader warms up to the titular town … Continue reading Quarterly Bookthoughts: July-Sept 2019