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Why We Make Things

The thick pine forest that lines the sides of southern Maine’s curving costal road is ...

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How to Make Ice Cream

What do you do when you’re craving a pint of organic ice cream with seasonal, locally ...

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Stovetop Summer Grilling

The words summer grilling evoke the wonderful flavor of bringing the outdoors onto your ...

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A Beginner’s Guide to EDC

As the community of Every Day Carry (commonly initialized as EDC) continues to ...

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Judy Jackson

When she’s not hard at work in her shared New York pottery studio, professional potter Judy ...

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The Mezcal Mule

Summer is the easiest season to shake up your cocktail repertoire. Herbs sprout plentifully on ...

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The Salt Lick BBQ Tips

“The Salt Lick began as a way for my father, Thurman Roberts, to stay close to home and ...

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Fatherly on Fatherhood

I started Fatherly with Simon Isaacs as a digital lifestyle guide for men entering parenthood ...

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What I Learned From Mom

For Mother’s Day, we spoke with four women from different career and life paths. They live ...

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Fait La Force Quilts

As both an artist and a consumer with a passion for all manner of textiles, the details of a ...

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Sustainable Beauty

I fell in love with beauty products as a child, sitting on the side of my parent’s bathtub ...

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Japanese Desserts

The Japanese approach making desserts much like they approach life, by celebrating the ...

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Forest Stewardship Council

Forests cover about 30% of the world. They provide a home to our animal co-habitants ...

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Happy Earth Day

Dear Earth, six years ago, I launched Kaufmann Mercantile when a flimsy plastic ...

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Earth Day Top 5

All of the earth’s resources are valuable. While our day-to-day takes up some ...

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