I love day tripping in rural areas. Driving down desserted roads, seeing farm silos and hand crafted road side signs make me feel away. Every so often I come across self serve markets where you select your items in an unmanned store and pay on the honor system. At Shunpike Dairy I poured my own raw milk, selected eggs and cheese and then wrote down my payment after dropping it into the jar.

It wasn’t my main destination, but the shopping experience was a memorable part of the day. I saw the...

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