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UPCYCLING….. Don’t Trash That Yet!

Upcycle is a catchy new word I really love.¬†According to, it means to process (used goods or waste material) so as to produce something that is often better than the original.¬†I am always inspired when I see artisanal furniture created from reclaimed wood and fabulous lamps made from old woodwind instruments but had never […]


Handcrafted Feels Good

I had the pleasure of visiting the Corvette factory in Bowling Green, Kentucky a while back and it made a big impression on me. I was amazed at how many hands actually touched the car! Automation is utilized but the car is actually hand assembled by people taking great pride in their work. Watching as […]