The General Manager has left the building

As many of you know, Theo is our General Manager. But most of you do not know the story of how he became our GM. In 1999, we were living in Boston in a fourth-floor walkup studio. My coworker had adopted a cat from a shelter south of Boston. At just nine months of age, …

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Happy Typewriter Day!

That’s right — June 23 is World Typewriter Day. And we’re celebrating with a special promotion for our vintage typewriter notecards. This mixed set of 12 notecards features three each of these antique typewriters, all from our own collection: the L.C. Smith & Corona Model 8 (circa 1929), the Corona Model Four (1930), the Remington Rand Portable (circa 1940), …

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Saving the planet begins on our plates

It’s frustrating to go to an fundraiser for an animal rescue and find animals on the menu. Many organizations that believe in saving cats and dogs unfortunately do not believe in sparing cows, pigs, or chickens. Slowly, education and progress is happening — Animal Place‘s Food for Thought program offers wonderful tools to help organizations …

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Vegan dining in San Francisco: Enjoy Vegetarian Chinese

Enjoy is an amazing vegan Chinese restaurant in the heart of San Francisco’s Chinatown. The restaurant is spacious and welcoming, but due to time constraints we opted for takeout. It was hard to choose what to order from this all-vegan menu, which includes mock meats and seafoods in every form imaginable, from “beef” and “chicken” …

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