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The loves of my life… WHY WE RESCUE.

The Why We Rescue Purina crew (Theron Humphrey, Maddie the coonhound & Garrett Cornelison)paid us a visit recently, and chose Frankie as the “Wisconsin rescue dog” for their on-going series. In crafting the visual story… they shot an entire series on the loves of my life:David.Charlie.And Frankie.In the background that has become the love our collection family life: Wanda. Why We Rescue is a yearlong story-telling documentary that is traversing across all 50 states highlighting how pets transform our lives for the better. This project is an opportunity to share everyday stories on how those pets can open our homes and…

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Northwestern cutlery- old school chicago grinders

Hidden under the train tracks in the meat packing district is a little shop that’s been sharpening knives for decades.  David was a kid in a candy store. Charlie was a toddler in a knife shop. (So we didn’t stay long) but long enough to find: They have new old stock items,  stock that hasnt changed in design in a hundred years, an ancient stone and water grinder. Original signage, a wall of lodge cast iron skillets and walls and walls of knives. ranging from $4.00 to $2500.00 Northwestern Cutlery = amazingness.

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for the rest of us, it’s valentines day. he is at home with the charliegirl- and im stuck on the other side of the world working. because we wont get to spend the Valentines day or his birthday together- i wanted to give him a shout out post if you see him today, please try not to make fun of him too much that his wife had to blab this all over the internet (Im sure he will be a little shy about it) but it had to be done TOP TEN REASONS DAVID IS LOVED 1. he is the…

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