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A Quiet Milestone

I just realized, we opened our shop in April. 10 years ago. Wow.

The view from my window

The sky is looking a little foreboding right now.

Ten Dollars will get you Fifty Cents

In the United States during the 19th Century, it was quite popular to use lots of big, fanciful, made-up Jabberwocky kind of words. Fun frou-frou…

Despotism

I found this 1946 classroom film while cleaning out my hardrives. It's kind of long, but very interesting (especially the re-enactments with look-a-like faux-Nazis. The…

Nerds, Monorails, and Total Letdown

When I was little I dreamt of a future filled with monorails, cities on Mars, personal jetpacks and flying cars that fold up into a…

We Are Seven

In a conversation with PR agency we sometimes work with, it came up that EMRL “officially” started seven years ago. I hadn’t really though of…

So, Cobblestones

10th Street has been under construction for like, ever.  The Citizen Hotel took like 2+ years (maybe more?) to finish, and after that the city…

Our Toaster is the Best Toaster

This morning I made myself a bagel. I don’t usually eat anything for breakfast but I had these bagels and some cream cheese floating around…

Faintly Macabre

I was thinking of how cool The Phantom Tollbooth is. I think it’s one of my favorite books ever, certainly was my favorite when I…

Fairy!

I have an 8 year old niece (Liza), who is really into fairies right now. Completely understandable. I was into fairies at that age, too.…