Nero's Notes

Semi-Retirement

Posted by Stuart Lennon on

Nero is heading for the sun. In less than a month, the CEO and his human servants will be in new Mediterranean quarters.Loggedoff will carry on operating as it always has, Clare and Kaylee will be fulfilling orders, dealing with queries and any and all logistical and service issues from Pocket Notebook Towers, here in Andover. Nero and chief walker, Stuart will set up a new sales and marketing office on Aphrodite’s Isle, Cyprus.Despite his youthful appearance, Nero is a senior citizen. English winters play havoc with his arthritis. The dry mild winters of Cyprus will be much more to...

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Stationery for Hiking

Posted by Stuart Lennon on

What stationery to take on the Camino de Santiago in September? I'm in the lucky position of having quite a lot to choose from.

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Being kind to lobsters...

Posted by Scribble Monboddo on

When I got back from testing the Nomads at the beach I was still humming a certain ditty by the B-52s when this beauty popped through the letterbox - and Nero had me in howls of laughter once more...

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The Company Song

Posted by Stuart Lennon on

The Company Song® Molly WellerLast week, I posted a photograph on social media. In it were, Clare, Kaylee, Molly, Nero and Ollie. Kaylee is the newest addition to the Nero's Notes family and will be helping Clare here at Pocket Notebooks Towers around her studies in Performing Arts. My good friend and Irish coffee entrepreneur Johnnie of Coffeedog.ie quipped,“Is there a company song?”I repeated this in the office. A scant day or two later, I received news that our song should be sung to the tune of the recent smash hit ‘Despacito’. Lyrics by Molly Weller, aged ten. (She aged...

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Getting to know Louise Tucker of 'Poach my Lobster'

Posted by Stuart Lennon on

Smart cookies that you are, you will have spied 'Poach my Lobster', our newest range at Nero's Notes. A lovely form factor with fountain pen friendly paper, there are great edition to the range. (And to Stuart's desk.) We thought we'd find out a little more about the brains behind the brand, Louise Tucker... What’s behind your concept? I love all things to do with print, paper and food; in my other life I edit cookbooks, write a food blog (wtfdoieattonight.com) and am an avid cook. So, a few years ago I started a small publishing company, called Poach my...

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