Vintage Sewing Machine Guru, Bob Arbuckle of the Railroad Place

My favorite business that sells sewing machines is not one of the big chains. It is a locally owned business, named Arbuckle’s, also known as The Railroad Place. The building is like an old railroad depot and even has a caboose out front. The man who opened and continues to … Continue reading

Gardener as Repurposer?

She says with a cartoonish imaginary light bulb over her head: “I didn’t know just how much of a repurposer I’ve always been!” I always thought of myself as a gardener first, but now that I think of it, gardening and upcycling go hand in hand.  Huh. Who knew? Composting: … Continue reading