Willy-Nilly Hoard

========================================================================================================= Willy-nilly hoard of old, mostly inexpensive, tools and miscellaneous hardware fills the big clear plastic box set on the makeshift table allowing interested passersby a view. The scene is the Saint Eustache open-air flea-market,  open weekends during the early part of Summer until early Fall. You can find all sorts of "treasures" here such … Continue reading Willy-Nilly Hoard

Fleas Just For Us

=================================================================== Plenty of Fleas Just For Us awaited our arrival at the local flea market in Saint Eustache just North of the city of Laval-des-Rapides. The beautiful weather yesterday, Sunday, certainly contributed to the bounty of miscellaneous old and used, and new goods being sold at the this flea market. People were in a good … Continue reading Fleas Just For Us

Runs On Steam

==================================================================== It runs on steam explained the mini steam roller owner-builder to four interested visitor attending the annual farmers' antique farm equipment exposition. The event held just outside the greater Toronto municipal territory attracts a multitude of people interested in antiques, old farm equipment, and even hand-built projects like this mini-steamer. There is also a … Continue reading Runs On Steam