The General Store Blog


And the Village Was Quiet…

And the Village Was Quiet…

Saxapahaw has developed a certain kind of double life since the summer farmers’ market began here five years ago. In the summer, it..

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The Case of the Leaky Cooler

In the United States, it seems our democracy, in tandem with our free market capitalism, has come to mean that we are endowed by our..

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Re-organization

Because we have already asked much of the space in our little store, the products on the shelves have gotten pretty comfortable having..

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Local economy as investment

Greetings Friends,

I was lucky enough to have a couple of conversations with folks in the store this week that brought questions for me..

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farm tourin’ and jammin’

Greetings Friends,

As you know, the glory of this season motivates many a gardener to cancel other plans for the chance to spend precious..

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synergy

We have been fortunate over the last few months to experience a steady increase in the number of folks who visit Saxapahaw General Store...

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Date Night in Saxy

Last week I was busy baking cupcakes when Arwen, one of the staff at Saxapahaw General Store, approached me with a message from a..

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We’re immortalized!

Jeff’s stepfather, John Murphy, is a builder of model trains and the villages that surround them. After visiting Saxapahaw and offering a..

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Now and then

It has been a fantastic winter here at the store. Our dinner business is on the increase, lunch and breakfast are maxing us out. We have..

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