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Weekly Photo Challenge: Weathered

We frequently take trips to West Texas to visit family. I enjoy stopping to take photos of abandon buildings, store fronts and houses.

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These beautiful carnations are from Piggly Wiggly in Cedar Grove, Wisconsin.  This is one of my favorite stores, along with Mentink’s Piggly Wiggly in Oostburg, Wisconsin. 22 more words


"Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what's for lunch"*...

The online site for the National Museum of American History is chock full of cool historical stuff, from advertising to art to communications to just about anything having to do with the history of our great nation.

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September 6

1916: Piggly Wiggly is founded. Clarence Saunders was born in Virginia in 1881 and left school at the age of 14 to become a clerk in a general store. 636 more words


September 6, 1916: And They Immediately Squeezed the Charmin

Before September 6, 1916, if you needed groceries, you would head to your local store and present your list to the friendly grocer standing behind the counter. 348 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

"Food is our common ground, a universal experience"*...

We have Instagram to thank (or, perhaps, blame) for the proliferation of avocado toast today. But it was another, much earlier development in food photography that introduced us to the avocado in the first place.

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Creative Notes

Yesterday, I went to the Piggly Wiggly in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.  I wanted to buy cards by Kelley McDougall, an artist from Wisconsin.  You can see… 38 more words