Stay Home Year 2020 - Meet Emilee!

Meet Emilee! She can usually be found on the floor helping our customers find the perfect size and style, or in our office receiving all the beautiful clothing and unique gift items we bring in for you!  “This summer I am planning a few shorter trips to visit family. My husband is from Little Hearts Ease, so we visit as often as we can to enjoy the ocean views and beach picnics.”  “We love to spend hours pouring tea and working on a puzzle on rainy days - I can’t wait to spend a bit of time ‘off the grid’ with the Blooming Books Puzzle! The beautiful florals in this shaped puzzle are sure to bring color to any grey...

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Stay Home Year 2020 - Meet Marlene!

Meet Marlene! She’s such an important part of our team; she’s our numbers queen! “Late this summer I am visiting family in Felix Cove. My husband and I have been planning a trip these past few summers, but haven’t been able to make it in previous years. This year we are going to make it happen.” “Whenever I visit family I like to bring a gift to let them know how much they mean to me and how much I appreciate their hospitality. My favorite gift to give from Johnny Ruth is our Newfoundland pottery. From Saucy Pots to our over-sized Cod Mugs, these handmade items are unique and fun.” “While we make the long drive I’ll be wearing my...

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Stay Home Year 2020 - Meet Victoria!

Meet Victoria! As a part of our marketing team, Victoria takes and posts all of the photos of your favorite JR products. She makes sure that your Instagram and Facebook questions & comments are seen too!  “Growing up in Clarenville I’ve spent lots of time in the Trinity area of our province. This summer I will be heading back there to visit family and friends. I have made plans for a little R&R just for me in Port Rexton.” “While I’m taking some ‘me time’ I plan to visit Port Rexton Brewery to enjoy a few ‘Baycation Blonde Ales’, but the highlight of the trip will be getting out into nature. I’ve been reading up on the beautiful hikes in...

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Stay Home Year 2020 - Meet Katie!

    Meet Katie! When Katie joined our team last year she was so excited to be part of the customer service team, now she leads the customer care extraordinaire system we’ve put in place to receive, process and deliver your online orders!     “I can’t wait to travel this summer! I’ve always wanted to visit Bonavista and this year I’ll be heading there with my sister, I can’t wait to enjoy a meal at the Bonavista Social Club. It’s been on my list of local restaurants to enjoy for a long time now!"     “I will also be visiting East Coast Glow. I’m looking forward to meeting the staff and seeing how they display and create. East...

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Stay Home Year 2020 - Meet Lori!

  Covid-19 changed many of our plans for spring and summer travel, longer trips to warm and sunny locals were canceled but our thirst for adventure continues. Follow our Staff Stay Home Year blog series to find out where the JR Team plans to spend their summer vacation.     Meet Lori! She's a customer service expert who loves shopping for fun and functional pieces that travel well.   “This year I am planning a staycation in Port Blanford with my partner. We plan to see the sights, take in some hiking and enjoy a few day trips to the beaches.”     “We are most excited to visit all of the craft breweries along the way, we love to try new local...

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