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The entrance to Follow the Honey, located a few yards farther down Massachusetts Avenue from Zinneken's, is a set of steps leading down to a hidden doorway.

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The Nectar Deck, located out back behind the store, offers customers a gathering place to relax or observe the bees in Follow the Honey's own living hive.

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The interior of Follow the Honey, located below street level, is at once homey and exhilarating, filled with hundreds of products ranging from honey on tap to hand cream.

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The interior of The Games People Play, filled with a variety of games and toys.

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The interior of The Games People Play, filled with a variety of games and toys.

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The interior of The Games People Play, filled with a variety of games and toys.

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Containers filled with oil and vinegar sit behind a row of samples at Salt & Olive. Bread for dipping and water are offered free of charge to customers.

 Salt & Olive
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Salt & Olive

Containers filled with oil and vinegar sit behind a row of samples at Salt & Olive. Bread for dipping and water are offered free of charge to customers.

The Spice Wall
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The Spice Wall

Glass jars of tea and other spices line one wall of Salt & Olive. In addition to supplying the community with a variety of olive oil and other dips, the store seeks to educate customers on the science of herbs and spices.

Oil and Vinegar
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Oil and Vinegar

Containers filled with oil and vinegar sit behind a row of samples at Salt & Olive. Bread for dipping and water are offered free of charge to customers.

From the Outside
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From the Outside

The exterior of Salt & Olive, located near Zinneken's on Massachusetts Avenue.

The Games People Play
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The Games People Play

The interior of The Games People Play, filled with a variety of games and toys.

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