Monthly Archives: November 2014

Small Business Saturday in Lancaster County

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Keith & I often wish we had more time during the work day to get out and see what our customers are doing with all of those jars, lids, and candle making supplies that get packed into trunks, vans, trailers and trucks! Well, this year, I managed to get out and explore […]



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Holiday Gift Guide 2014

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Every year we put together some of our favorite things in hopes that you’ll find something perfect for someone on your list, or maybe something to add to your own wish list! We’ve expanded our list this year, adding some ideas for DIY gifts.  And for those of us that aren’t so […]



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Very Merry DIY Gifting Ideas + 2 Giveaways!

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We’ve been busy testing some new DIY holiday gifting ideas, and have enjoyed reading the ideas from our friend, Kate Payne, of The Hip Girl’s Guide to Homemaking. Kate made raw live vinegar from fruit scraps and is gifting them in our French Square Dairy Jars. What a great way to eliminate […]



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5 Tips to get Holiday Packages on Time

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SHARE THIS PAGE: The holidays are right around the corner and it’s very important to us that you receive all your orders when you need them. Here are a few tips to help us ensure everyone’s package arrives on time. #1. Order early to allow for unforeseen delays! Winter happens and weather trumps delivery guarantees […]



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DIY – How to make your own Vanilla Extract

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Have you ever wondered if it is cheaper to make your own vanilla extract? We were quite curious about the real savings, and we’ve wanted to try making our own extract for a long time. We also thought that homemade vanilla extract would make great holiday gifts. Since we are in gift […]



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How to Make Your Own Mulling Spice

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SHARE THIS PAGE: One of our favorite ways to welcome these shorter days, cold evenings and the Holidays is to make Mulled Apple Cider. Once the aroma fills our home, it suddenly feels warmer and the world is a better place!  In the past, I’d simply thrown a scoop of whole cloves and a cinnamon […]



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Visit us at the PA Farm Show

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We are so excited to tell you about our plans for the 2015 Pennsylvania Farm Show! Last year was such a great success, that we’ve been hard at work recruiting some exceptional partners to join us in 2015. Fillmore Container’s Preservation Station will be on the Main Floor in the Family Living […]



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