Helping The Economy

Chevy Bolt EV, a family-friendly user review from Rochester, NY

One Month With Bolt

Editor’s 6-month update (12/2017): Still the coolest car we’ve ever driven! Looking back at our …

June 20, 2017 in Garage, Helping The Economy
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CSA haul from Porter Farms, August 2015

Our 1st Year With a CSA

Our family indulged in our first CSA experience this year after I came across this demystifying spreadsheet …

December 02, 2015 in Gardening, Helping The Economy, Kitchen
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Christmas Wish List 2014.

Hey Santa

I’m told I’m hard to shop for, but who isn’t? This year instead of doing my traditional …

November 28, 2014 in Helping The Economy, Holiday-Related Projects
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Abode –Rochester, NY mid-century finds.

Go Directly To Abode

Rochesterians: Carve out some time in your day to check out this new mid-century amazing …

April 02, 2014 in Being Thrifty, Helping The Economy
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Pretty bell from Renegade Craft Fair, Brooklyn. By L&M studios!


I went to Renegade Craft Fair, Brooklyn in late spring–already feels like last year–and I …

August 20, 2013 in Helping The Economy
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Sweet SVEIO storage for the baby.

Sweet SVEIO (And Other IKEA Finds)

We went to IKEA last weekend, mostly because we had spent the night in Niagara …

August 16, 2013 in Bedrooms, Helping The Economy
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Urban Turning by Sam Tischler.

It’s Your Turn: Experience Urban Turning

Sometimes, people aren’t who you think. All unassuming and quiet about their hobbies and their …

January 30, 2013 in Decor, Helping The Economy, Tools
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This Good World is givin' off some Good Vibes.

I’ve Got Some Good Vibes

A poster from This Good World has been displayed on our dining room shelf since …

November 27, 2012 in Decor, Helping The Economy
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Best vintage toolbox ever?

The Gems On West Ridge

You know when you find a new gem of a store in the neighborhood and …

November 09, 2012 in Helping The Economy
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Buy Me: Sensational Outdoor Goodies

In a short moment of unsponsored glory, I’m sending you on your way to other …

September 26, 2012 in Helping The Economy
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