Well, today is my 2 year anniversary! Yep, 2 years ago Ron handed over the keys to this wonderful little store to me and since then there hasn’t been a day gone by that I haven’t put my all into making it the best little shopping experience in Maple Ridge. A[…]
After almost 16 years Little Cricket has finally got a new sign! I”m so excited – more than I thought I would be – it is just a sign after all…but I love seeing our little gold cricket up there all fresh and bright, and new lighting means people can now see it[…]
Allright, so I’m off to a bad start….It’s been over two months since my last confession, er..last blog….But I promised myself I wouldn’t put extra pressure on myself! After all – as a super-small business owner as well as a mom, I’ve got plenty of other responsibilities….and that’s been key[…]
While more wonderfully weird than ugly, this beaut submitted by Gerri is this year’s Ugly Mug Contest winner. Gerri gets her pick of a brand-spanking new mug from Little Cricket. Thank you for all your submissions!
Ok, so it’s been one week since I launched my website and blog. Hmmm…now I have to blog…. Being relatively new to the whole social media universe, I found this a touch disconcerting. When it comes to the lovely art and artists in my shop there is no doubt I[…]
After months of toiling over images and copy, I’m proud to announce the launch of our brand-spanking-new website! We hope you enjoy using our site to get the latest info on new items and artisans at the Cricket, stay informed on upcoming events, and to help promote all things ‘art’ by spreading[…]
We have tons of wedding gifts for every taste and budget. These silver platters come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and are one of our most popular gift ideas. This spring I brought in some lovely condiment spoons, forks and pate knives in ‘crystal clear’ that pair nicely with[…]
Start planning your Mother’s Day weekend, because the 18th Annual Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Art Studio Tour is coming up fast! Last year was Little Cricket’s first year as a proud sponsor and host. We had so much fun we’re going to do it again! As Stop #10 on your[…]