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Theme: Economy - The Durable Car

Ideally, an article on the theme of economy should contain no words at all – a conceit I did explore briefly, but the results proved unsatisfying. 1,919 more words

Was Then ...

First World War souvenir embroidery

Guest post by Museum of Hartlepool volunteer: Carol Grocott

Although “novelty” postcards made from card and silk became very popular during the First World War, they had their origins in the late 19th century in the convents of Northern France and Belgium. 273 more words


Mass Construction

Things have been pretty full-on around here recently.

In addition to the standard fare, I have been really churning out things on the CNC.  Sheet after sheet of 3mm MDF getting turned to Swiss cheese as I make up small kits in time for a fundraising school fête this weekend.  410 more words

Manufactures And Suppliers

Cottage Industry

“She makes linen garments and sells them;

She delivers sashes to the merchants.”

Proverbs 31:24

It all starts with an idea about something we are familiar with.  746 more words

Minnesota Expands Food Freedom In New Cottage Food Bill

Minnesota Expands Food Freedom In New Cottage Food Bill

By Sarah Gompper – AUG 9, 2015

Minnesota experienced a win for liberty recently when the state reformed regulations on in-home food businesses. 615 more words

Rex Dexter

A brave new world...

Ooh, where to begin… Well, let’s start with introductions. We are Boxed Brownies, a small Sheffield-based company specialising in richly-flavoured brownies bursting with personality – brownies for grown-ups, if you will. 412 more words


Chocolate Erotica

Erotica: (from the Greek ἔρως, eros “desire”) is any artistic work that deals substantively with erotically stimulating subject matter. All forms of art may depict erotic content, including painting, sculpture, photography, drama, film, music or literature. 734 more words