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On sfgirlbybay Today: General Store Venice

San Francisco’s General Store has a sunnier sister shop down south and I’m featuring it today on sfgirlbybay. Check out the post and get a peek of this Venice Beach gem  6 more words


1915 High Blantyre Kirkton Cross

Until recently, I’d only ever seen a low resolution version of this photo of High Blantyre top cross at Kirkton. Now scanned in high resolution, some details I’d previously missed, are now apparent. 210 more words

Blantyre Places

Pope Valley Antique General Store, Saloon On The Auction Block

NAPA COUNTY (KPIX 5) — The Pope Valley General Store in northern Napa County is a place where time stands still, but not for much longer once the property goes on the auction block Saturday. 294 more words


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Urbandale, Iowa – Living History Farms

The general store as shown above was the nerve center for most small communities in America. The first entrepreneurs were generally people who dared to pack up everything and move to the frontier. 10 more words


Why I Want a 3D Printer

I’m sort of a sucker for a product  that screams “New Possibilities!”.  This can be anything fires up my imagination, from Velcro shoes (“No more untied laces!” thought eight year old me) to my SMART car (“No more parallel parking!” thought thirty eight year old me).   409 more words


Candy! Candy! Candy!

Do you love candy? How about chocolate? Chewing gum? Lollipops? Here in Iowa, our grocery stores are starting to put Halloween candy on the shelves. In modern America, candy companies claim that we spend $7 Billion on candy every year! 748 more words