Author Archives: Jon

Toy Fire Truck

A few months back I was visiting with my brother, his wife, and his young son Bowen, who was very excited about his toy Hess truck. Toy Hess trucks have a long tradition, going back to 1964. The first one … Continue reading

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Converting a 3/4 Bed Frame to a Full for a Song

Sarah recently came home with a lovely antique mahogany bedframe, with beautifully turned bobbin motifs. It was a great score, the problem was that it was a 3/4 bed frame. Though no longer manufactured, 3/4 was a common size in … Continue reading

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