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EmmaLee Woodland

About EmmaLee Woodland

EmmaLee works with the online store at Smith and Edwards. If she's not at work, she can be found playing hard, doing any number of outdoor and athletic activities. She has an enthusiasm for life, loves being around people, and everyone enjoys trying to keep up with her goofball personality!

Enjoy Delicious Home Pickled Foods

Canning season in Northern Utah is in full force! We have some new canning gadgets you need to know about. You'll love these great products designed to make your favorite home pickled foods in smaller, faster batches. Fermentation Creation and ViscoDisc are sure to change the way you can, pickle, and ferment foods. So come on! Let's create some delicious foods that are sure to be a hit at your next family party. Chop, Salt, Brine and Repeat Fermentation Creation was founded by two friends Continue reading →

Celebrate 70 Years of Fun at Our New Location

70 Years of Fun Smith and Edwards has grown and expanded many times over the course of the last 70 years. We have achieved many milestones since our humble beginnings back in 1947. These include such things like partnering with ACE Hardware, becoming a powerful presence in sporting and home goods supplies, and becoming a valuable resource for ranchers and cowboys in our western department. This year we achieved another milestone that we are excited to share with you. Not only did we reach our Continue reading →

Wrangle Up Your Rodeo Fashion!

The summer has all but flown by this year. You have had a blast with all your friends and family. From four-wheeling at Hardware Ranch on Memorial Day to running in the Top of Utah 15K Freedom Run in Blacksmith Fork Canyon on the 4th of July. From fireworks at Stadium of Fire to sunburns to ice cream runs. You couldn't have asked for a better, more fun filled time of year.   Begin Right Here with Our Team It's time to start planning your Continue reading →

Campfire Food for Camping in Utah this Summer

Spring is almost over, and summer is fast approaching. Kids will be out of school and for many of you this means vacations and adventures in the great outdoors. My favorite summer adventure includes sitting around a campsite, eating good food, and hanging out with good friends while roasting things over the campfire. I love it! When you set out on your next family trip you'll want to make sure that you have the essentials with you. Essentials like sleep gear, a working car, and good Continue reading →

Adventure is Out There! Find It with Smith & Edwards

There is a change in the air. Finally, Mother Nature has melted the snow from the valleys and it looks like we are going to have a bit of a break from the winds and rain of April in Northern Utah. You’ve been cooped up in your office or at home and are reaching to scratch that itch of adventure. Cabin Fever got you down? If you are like me then this itch comes every year and you’re ready to go. But before you can Continue reading →

360 Electrical – It’s Electric!

Tangled cords can give you a headache. Whether it’s your phone charger, your laptop cords, or a curling iron, tangled cords gets really annoying. 360 Electrical is an innovative company with a solution… and we carry their products right here at Smith and Edwards. Plus – Scroll down and ENTER TO WIN our top 360 Electrical ($39.99 value!) 360 Electrical started in 2005 with a desire to make things better. It’s privately owned by a Utah native right here in Salt Lake City. Her creative genius has changed the Continue reading →

Hanging Out with Grand Trunk and Enjoying the Klymit

Today, we are going to talk about one of my favorite things… Camping! We have two camping essentials that are going to knock your socks off and leave you wishing you could “head for the hills” right now. Sleep… What’s That? In a recent conversation with Mike Vause, sporting goods manager, he reminded me that sleep is an important aspect that is constantly overlooked when camping, hiking, or otherwise enjoying the outdoors. Mike said, “You may have to [fill in the blank].” You may have Continue reading →

Fresh New Line: Hangman Products

Smith and Edwards is continuously growing and expanding in our business, and that includes working with new manufacturers and carrying new brands. Recently, we have added Hangman® Products to our store! There are a few reasons for YOU to be as excited about these products as we are. Hangman Products make your Walls Happy! Hangman Products are perfect for hanging pictures and other wall art. Hangman also carries products to hang your electronic devices, such as the Wallsaver Speaker Hanging Kit and No Stud TV Continue reading →

All About Jeans: Women’s Jeans Guide

If you’ve ever been shopping for women’s jeans then you understand exactly how frustrating it can be. Either they fit your waist and hips and you feel like you’re going to split the leg seams with every step, or they fit your thighs and hips and gap at the back of the waistband. There is just no winning, or so it would appear. What you need to do is identify what you like and steer clear of things that don’t match up with that. As Continue reading →

Fermentation and Pickling Crocks Questions & Answers

At some point in your life, you’ve probably had fresh, homemade pickles – maybe even homemade sauerkraut or kimchi. You might even have a few seasons of pickling and fermenting under your belt. Yet, I would venture to bet that, no matter where you are in your journey, you have a few questions about pickling crocks. We’ve carried made-in-Ohio, USA stoneware pickling crocks for several years (click to see them online!) here at Smith & Edwards, and here are some questions our customers have asked Continue reading →