made on Martha’s Vineyard

When you shop at Conroy’s Apothecary, you can’t help but look around and see what else you might need. One day while shopping for cold medicine, I noticed these sleek modern candles on the counter. Of course I felt compelled to smell them. I was really impressed with the scents. The candles smelled so fresh and close […]

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If you’ve ever been in CB Stark in Vineyard Haven, chances are you’ve seen the subject of today’s blog, Elysha Joy Metals. Between seeing the jewelry in person, and being captivated by it on instagram, I wanted to find out more. It’s funny, Elysha Roberts has worked with me several times with jewelry I bought at […]

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Before I am in full swing with food and restaurant blogs, I am loving the chance to find new Island artists. Not long ago, Made MV opened its doors. Made MV, located on Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs, is an Island artist cooperative. So many artists don’t have a space to call their own, and […]

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When I was at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival in March, I saw these really cool earrings at Pathways (Chilmark Tavern) that were made out of recycled tires. I knew that I had to get a pair, and find out who was behind this great up-cycle style! Thanks to festival Programming and Managing Director, Brian Ditchfield, […]

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Blog update: You can now find Martha’s Vineyard Distilling Company at a number of Island restaurants and package stores. Once I heard that there was a distillery on the Island, I was super excited. Hello, our sister Island Nantucket has had one for a while, and chances are that our spirits will be even better. […]

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For the past two years, people have been telling me about this amazing husband/wife design company on the Vineyard, Bluerock Design. There are a couple Island businesses whose logos and marketing I’ve admired, that was done by Bluerock Design. Finally, after meeting with Emily from Morrice Florist, who had worked with them and gave high […]

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In less than two weeks, it will be Black Friday and then Shop Small Saturday, and while your working on that list, checking who’s naughty or nice, here’s a list of Vineyard artisan holiday shows to shop for your favorite Island made gifts. Also, being a part of a small community whether you live here […]

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It is with great pride and joy that I announce that Point B Realty won Best of the Vineyard Real Estate Company this year. We’re a small boutique Martha’s Vineyard real estate firm that’s only going into its sixth year, so we are so appreciative of everyone’s support from here on the Island and across the […]

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I am always excited when new stores open on Martha’s Vineyard, especially when it’s in Oak Bluffs, and even more so when it’s not a t-shirt shop. So, you can imagine my joy when I heard about Driftwood Jewelry opening on Circuit Avenue in May. Not only is the new space simply beautiful — light […]

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Bad Martha Farmer’s Brewery is getting ready to open the doors for its second season. Though a lot will remain the same, like good brews and a fabulous beer  garden, lots of new things are on tap. Small Bites I stopped by to meet brewer Jim Carleton and their newest addition, Sara Shaughnessy, who will […]

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