Is back.. from upper left, moving clockwise...

One of our favorite ways to celebrate spring is with these beautiful oil candles, from Silverwood Home & Gallery. They come in all sizes & flower combinations and are the perfect spring accent lit or unlit. 

Don't miss a reading by Augusten Burroughs, author of one of our favorite coming of age novels Running with Scissors, on April 13th at Skidmore- for more info call 518-580-5150. 

Saratogian and founder of Drilling for Hope Karen Flewelling will be heading to Tanzania and Ethiopia next week to fund water wells to further her non-profits mission: providing humanitarian aid and clean water in communities around the world. We are truly inspired by her efforts-  Click here for more information about Drilling for Hope and how you can help!

Come join us on Tuesday night at Caffe Lena for a farewell concert for one of our favorite local duos... Renehan & Mastrianni. All the proceeds of Tuesday's show will go to benefit Caffe Lena's capital campaign, click right here to grab yours. We will miss you Kristen!!

Encounter has tons of new Spring arrivals including this beautiful scarf that we are in love with... Beth will be back in the store and wants to shop with you this Monday!

Candy alert... after developing a massive addiction to Kilwin's coconut fudge last summer, we actually squealed with delight upon seeing this seasonal treat back on the candy counter. Just be warned... you may not be able to put it down. 

And speaking of... Happy Easter to all our peeps who are celebrating this weekend. If you're looking for something to do with the little ones, head over to Taylor's Heroes Egg-stravaganza Saturday morning.. click here for more details!