Seventeen member shops run along Route 4, west from Lee all the way east into Concord. Still, Eldridge sticks to the traditional stuff. Her shop, which hosts a number of different dealers, specializes in Americana, paintings, Shaker boxes, textiles and woodenware, all mostly pre
This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue. You just may want to poke around your attic or basement and dust off items that rekindle childhood or family memories. Cash in your pocket.
Traveller, the vaguely twangy, folksy trio featuring singer-songwriters Cory Chisel, Jonny Fritz and Robert Ellis, treads the line between the one-size-can't-fit-all descriptors. If this cadre of suspect, facial hair-sporting, flamboyant suit-wearing gentlemen have learned anything from their individual, critically-acclaimed solo careers, it's that financial stability isn't gained from an endeavor that can barely eke out a debut in the three years since its inception. When Ellis and Fritz convinced the Newport Folk Festival to add Traveller to its lineup, not one song existed and Chisel says he didn't even know his name was attached to the project.
Great for odd parts and bargain hunting. Come here for all your computer needs. Every day 5am-7am and 10pm-midnight, the streets of Sham Shui Po are lined with refugees, the homeless and old selling used items, from clothing and toys to electronics and vintage coins, laid out neatly on the concrete of Pei Ho Street.
Check the attic and raid your parents' basement — these playthings from your past are worth a small fortune now. Ahhhh, the '80s. Bonus dollars if they are in their original packaging.
Deep dive into the Apollo 11 mission that put the first man on the moon. Which purrfect find is your favorite? If you get a chance to try on ElvisPresley's jacket, you take it!
One night last year, I found myself sitting at the dining-room table, scraping the upper thighs of a baby doll with a chisel. It was quiet in the house; the kids were sleeping in their room, unaware of what I was doing to one of their favorite toys. A toe or an ear would have been easier to cut, but my daughters would have been alarmed at that.