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Airstream – A Timeless Classic

Airstream travel trailers are easily the most recognizable travel trailer on the market with their distinctive round polished aluminum exterior. The body shape dates back to the 1930s and is based on designs by Hawley Bowlus, a designer, engineer and builder of aircraft. In addition to being credited for designing Airstream travel trailers he also …

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Mixing It Up At KitchenAid

Ever wonder how and where products are made? Many manufacturers offer behind-the-scenes tours of their factories, often complete with history lessons, demonstrations and free samples. As a plus, most tours are free or very low cost. We seek out factory tours everywhere we go as it helps to satisfy our never-ended quest for knowledge, aka …

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We Eat All We Can and Sell the Rest

In 1907 a group of businessmen in Brenham, Texas established the Brenham Creamery Company to make butter from excess cream brought in by local farmers. A few years later the company started making and delivering ice cream via horse and wagon.   Want To Show OORRV Some Love? Every time you use this link to shop at Amazon or purchase …

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