February 1, 2016

January 2016 Caption Contest Finalists

The February that I was 9, when my family was driving from Maine to Florida, my parents left me at a gas station in Virginia. They came back for me pretty quickly, and they swore it was an accident. I believed them, and so for me it’s just a funny story. I didn’t feel I could publish online any of … Read More

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January 7, 2016

December 2015 Caption Contest Winner

… and the winner is Mary Bewley! One of the most exciting things about moving to Portland, Maine from Youngsville, New Mexico was finally being able to pull off this trick! Can you imagine living for 11 years in a place where you couldn’t get pizza delivered??? Very well done, Mary! My five-year-old granddaughter sincerely believes that she’s a fairy, … Read More

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December 10, 2015

Stocking Stuffer Giveaway!

Do you still have holiday shopping to do?!?  We’re still offering FREE SHIPPING on all orders $50+, and today we’re having an amazing giveaway of Anne Taintor Stocking Stuffers! This is our final monthly giveaway for our 30th Anniversary Year – it’s been fun doing a giveaway every month and getting to read all of your funny, sassy and encouraging … Read More

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December 7, 2015

November Caption Contest Winner

What an exciting month! All three caption contest finalists are new to the winners’ circle. (Not that I don’t love getting captions from all you multi-contest winners!) Shannon Sibert is this month’s winner with: Runners up Cindy McCaffery: and Melonie Johnson: were one vote away from a tie for second. Thank you, Shannon, Cindy, and Melonie – I loved them … Read More

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November 13, 2015

November Giveaway!

  Happy November Taintor Fans!  Here is a giveaway to help get us all into the holiday spirit… This month we’re giving away a “30 Years of Laughter” Scarf – a soft cotton & silk scarf printed with Anne’s favorite images of women laughing together – the perfect holiday gift for a best friend or sister (or yes, yourself).  We’re … Read More

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November 6, 2015

October 2015 Caption Contest Winner

Please welcome newcomer Cassie Davis to the winners’ circle! This caption is perfect, Cassie! I also loved this from Renee Lindemann: And this from Charmaine Piacentino: In his wonderful book How About Never Is Never Good For You?, Bob Mankoff, cartoon editor of The New Yorker, explores the humor in “novelty… nestled within the comforting cocoon of familiarity.” He talks … Read More

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