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A Fiber-addict's Dilemma

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Regular readers may already know that I am a fiber-addict. I knit, crochet, spin and weave (for more on that see my personal blog). When you're working with fiber, any fiber, you must have clean hands. However, the problem with freshly washed hands is that, for me at least, it also means dry, aching, itchy skin! But, even though applying a hand cream doesn't really make my hands dirty, it can still gunk-up my knitting, especially if I'm working with a fine or fuzzy yarn. The trick is to find the right kind of hand cream that soaks in immediately and leaves...

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A lesson in travel savviness

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Let me just start by saying that I'm a traveler. I've lived and studied abroad (Spain and France), I've visited nearly every state in the Continental U.S., I've ridden a camel through the Sahara in July (it rained, seriously) and I'm definitely a frequent flyer. My parents took me on my first flight when I was just three months old. Despite my years of experience, this holiday season I managed to fail horribly at airline travel. Part one of fail was arriving at the airport before it opened. *sigh* So much for beating the crowd. Part two of fail was...

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Fall/Winter Update

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Its been a while since our last post. Thankfully that means we've just been too busy to write! Here's whats been happening at the store: Avene is back in stock! YAY! All the products we carry in the store are available on the web, and special orders are easy, so if you dont see what your looking for just ask! Klorane shampoos are also back in stock, including the ever popular Oat Milk Dry Shampoo! Thompson Chemists Recommends! We are also running a series of Winter Specials for the web only. 10% off all our suggested winter creams and cleansers:...

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