The #jrshopkeeper kept it real tonight– prepping a shelter (complete with sleeping mat and a welcome note) outside the shop, and then offering a carefully prepared and heartfelt speech (complete with audience engagement) to a roomful of people during our fourth birthday celebration this evening… #proudmama #shoplife #innovation #sherockedit

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“Nietzsche was the one who did the job for me. At a certain moment in his life, the idea came to him of what he called ‘the love of your fate’. Whatever your fate is, whatever the hell happens, you say, ‘This is what I need.’ It may look like a wreck, but go at…

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We’ve spent the last week getting our back-of-house zones ready for both a crazy-fun holiday season and to support more in-house (re)making and (re)manufacturing… In order to have working space and storage for raw materials and a system that enables more than one or two people to find project supplies (and more than one or…

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This particular bit of paper (originally pulled from a calendar, if memory serves) has been with me more than half my life: It’s graced cube walls and bulletin boards, spent time on refrigerators and in file folders…. and somehow, despite my ability to mangle entire reams without effort, it’s still in remarkably good shape. it…

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