Norton's U.S.A. Brick & Mortar Store!

Norton's U.S.A. Brick & Mortar Store!

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Brunch Time! Ideas for a Great Brunch from Norton's U.S.A!

Brunch on Christmas or New Year's morning can be a special time for families to come together and connect. Of course adding little extra flair with a more festive than the norm food item or two can add to the memorable occasion.

Fortunately, there are plenty of recipes that can help put an extra exclamation point on your brunch! We have collected a few of our favorites to share!

Brunch would not be brunch without some type of blueberry muffin! A Spicy Perspective puts a spin on blueberry muffins with a delightful Blueberry Muffin Cake using fresh blueberries!

If you are in need of a bundt pan to make a lovely cake like this Blueberry Muffin Cake, we suggest the fabulous bundt pans made by Nordic Ware!

At any brunch table, eggs are a must! Diethood created a Hashbrown, Spinach and Tomato Pie that is not only filling but vibrant as well!

Need a pie pan to make Hashbrown, Spinach and Tomato Pie? We have the perfect one with a cover!

Looking for something totally inventive? How about Eggs Baked in Portobello Mushrooms? You are sure to wow guests with this recipe from Healthy Recipes!

We have some great baking sheets ideal for this recipe!

Of course, you need some snazzy beverages to go with these delights! May we suggest Strawberry Mimosas by Laurie Aron? Gorgeous and elegant!

Our acrylic wine glasses would be great for these drinks!

With some of these ideas, you are sure to put a little more "pop" in your holiday brunches! Enjoy!

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Monday, December 8, 2014

Santa's Made in USA Shopping List: Toys and Stocking Stuffers

Santa is busy filling his bag with some of the best Made in the U.S.A. toys available! We are sure that he will be stopping by Norton's U.S.A. with his sleigh because we have the best American-made toys around! Take a peek at some of our selection including stocking stuffer items:

Our gifts range from the traditional like this flag train whistle:

To the truly creative like a wool sheep felting kit:

For all ages from baby's ABC blocks handcrafted from sustainable Michigan basswood:
to a 37 piece log building set for older children.
From the whimsical world of paper dolls:

to a world of learning through games:

or through lacing, stacking and sorting for younger children like this hardwood, lace up shoe!

A gorgeous wooden toolbox with tools for the handy child:

And the spooner board for the sporty child:

We have something for everyone on Santa's list including a Barrel of Monkeys! (Who doesn't need a Barrel of Monkeys?)

As always, everything is made in the U.S.A. With made in the U.S.A. products, you know that you are getting a quality product sure to be enjoyed!

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Inventive Seasonal Uses for American Made Products

Night may be falling earlier and earlier but the season is surely getting brighter and brighter! We are now entering a season of warm family memories! The season is also full of bursts of creativity and we have collected some pretty inventive uses of  American-made products! Check out our finds:

No one likes to have the sniffles over the holidays! Fortunately, Kelli over at Freebie Finding Mom has created some Honey Flavored Homemade Cough Lollipops to help combat those coughs! Don't they look great?

Pair this recipe up with local honey, cake pop sticks and parchment paper from Norton's U.S.A. and you will have a great American-made treat! (*Honey available in store.)

Looking for a unique way to wrap a gift? How about with a tea towel? Things for Boys shows us how easy it is to do! The recipient even can keep the wrapping as another gift! Norton's U.S.A. has a selection of made in U.S.A. tea towels , numerous kitchen utensils  and baking twine to help make the wrapping an American-made affair!

How about this classy caribou tea towel?

And an adorable honey dipper for a little flair!

Princess Pinky Girl shows how easy it is to use small stocking for place settings:

Wouldn't our small herringbone wool stocking look great?

Country Living Magazine has a pretty neat way of wrapping with paper! Our screen printed paper in store would be perfect for this!

Some truly inventive ways to use your creativity and some fabulous American-made products this season!

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Plan for Your Halloween Spooktacular at Norton's U.S.A!

The witches fly Across the sky,
The owls go, "Who? Who? Who?"
The black cats yowl
And green ghosts howl, "
Scary Halloween to you!"
------Nina Willis Walter
When the October wind begins to blow, it is time to think about HALLOWEEN! We have everything you need to make all of your ghosts and goblins happy at your spooktacular Halloween celebrations! With our vast array of Halloween items, we take the boo-hoo out of Halloween shopping and make choosing the perfect items for your party simple!

Take a little peek at the items we have for this Halloween:

We have an absolutely adorable collection of paperware including napkins and plates of different sizes and styles. Booooootiful!

You can also add some more flare to your party with colorful and festive paper straws, treat baskets and bags, tissue balls and garland, baking twine and much, much more.

Decorations spooky and sweet--we have them all!

Don't forget to drape some creepy webs and hang up some spooky ghosts to set the mood.

Of course, what is Halloween without a little trick-or-treat?

As you can see, we have everything you need for your Halloween celebration and everything is made in the U.S.A!

Happy Halloween! Boo!

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