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Vintage Handsaw Advertisement

A wonderful handsaw design from 1887. Advertisements

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Fatten up!

Apparently, this sold better than Coca-Cola in 1890: Tasteless AND makes you fat! Save

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pack it on!

Oh how things change.  Cheap, abundant food, and no physical labor.

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Lightening my load

About an addiction I didn’t even realize I had. It seems that minimalism is the word du jour around the internet these days.  Tiny houses, the 100 Thing Challenge, Non-Conformist work strategies, and urban homesteaders are filling blog-space with ideas … Continue reading

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Just Sayin’

I don’t drink much beer these days, being all paleo-diet and such but when I do, it’s always a good one.  

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