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Art is for Everyone, Yes Even You...

by Pam Fournier June 08, 2020

Why was Van Gogh missing an ear?

One interesting fact about Vincent Van Gogh, he cut off his ear.  Although many say it was an act to show affection, it was indeed to show his an

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A Guide to Vintage Naval Books

A Guide to Vintage Naval Books

by Pam Fournier May 12, 2020

The water sparks a passion, salt air, a strong wind, and the open sea. If you're on a fishing boat on the Great Lakes, sailing around the world or landlocked but have a genuine love of the sea from the books you read.

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Bird Feeding Tips and Recipes!

by Pam Fournier April 22, 2020

Our local birds are migrating back. We enjoy watching them at our feeders, learning their quirks, how they relate to other birds, squirrels, and chipmunks who find their way to your feeders. 

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6 Fishing Books All Angler's Should Have on their Bookshelf

6 Fishing Books All Angler's Should Have on their Bookshelf

by Pam Fournier April 14, 2020

Here are the Top 6 books on the shelves of Reading Vintage that are written by old anglers who share fishing advice, skills, and read personal accounts from anglers who live and breathe fishing and boating.

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7 Tips to Care for the Books in Your Library

7 Tips to Care for the Books in Your Library

by Pam Fournier April 08, 2020

One of the biggest damaging factors for books is dust. As it accumulates, it will eventually cause damage to paper and cover because of harmful acidic elements. Books should be dusted weekly with a good duster, soft paintbrush, or gentle vacuuming.

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Explore the history of a region with a old cookbook

Explore the history of a region with a old cookbook

by Pam Fournier April 06, 2020

Explore the history of a region or time in history within old cookbooks.

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The Essentials of Our Process

The Essentials of Our Process

by Pam Fournier April 01, 2020

We can all agree we are all settling in and adjusting to the new crazy norm, hopefully finding our joy where we can. Here a sneak peek of what's new at Reading Vintage and an overview of how we do things!

 

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10 Top Tips for Produce

by Pam Fournier September 17, 2019

Gardens are bursting with an excess of fresh fruits, and vegetables  Roadside stands, Farmers Markets in your area are tempting you with produce. Keep reading for great tips to help you enjoy summer produce for as long as possible.

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The Queen of the Crime Novel Agatha Christie

by Pam Fournier April 09, 2019

Agatha Christie’s novels have been translated to approximately forty-five languages and have sold more than two billion copies have made Agatha “The Most Read Novelist “of history.

She is undoubtedly the “QUEEN OF THE CRIME.”

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Calling All Vintage Lovers! Road Trip! 

Calling All Vintage Lovers! Road Trip! 

by Pam Fournier March 12, 2019

You won't want to miss shopping Reading Vintage and other great vintage sellers in person.  Take the day or the whole weekend and shop for treasures including antiques, refurbished items, books, jewelry, furniture, industrial salvage, glassware, toys and so much more. 

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Why Is Ian Fleming's James Bond Series Still Popular and Read Today?

Why Is Ian Fleming's James Bond Series Still Popular and Read Today?

by Pam Fournier February 26, 2019

One of such celebrated quality vintage books is the James Bond novels, written by Ian Fleming. I bet many of you thought it was written as recently as some years back. Actually, the first of the Bond series, Casino Royale was written as far back as 1952.

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Looking for a Quick Molasses Cake and have Shortening in the Pantry?

Looking for a Quick Molasses Cake and have Shortening in the Pantry?

by Pam Fournier October 17, 2018

Reading Vintage Is the Best Place to Find Cool Vintage Cookbooks Full of Hidden Gems. Things Like Handwritten Recipes Tucked in The Pages, Newspaper Clippings, Aunt Carol's Famous German Potato Salad Even Family Photos. I Find These Gems, so Many Times I Just Had to Write a Blog About It! Looking for A Quick Molasses Cake and Have Shortening in The Pantry? if So, Read the Blog and Bake the Cake!

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