Category Archives: Vintage

Buy It Again, Tam

They say if you wait long enough things will come back in style in your lifetime. Well, I have found this to be true, especially so about household items I received as a bride. Back in the day, everyone had … Continue reading

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Yard Sale Withdrawal

It has been a while since I last checked in with you about my yard sale and thrift finds. Truth be told, I have been trying to stay away from yard sales and thrifts. I have been bitten by the … Continue reading

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Flying into The Empty Nest

I have been so excited since Janet at The Empty Nest announced she was opening her own shop. I have been following Janet’s blog for awhile and have always admired her beautiful creations. Friday, July 20 was the grand opening … Continue reading

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Can Laundry Make You Smile?

Can laundry make you smile? Well, yes it can. My mailman brought a most wonderful package to my home this past week. It happened to arrive exactly on my birthday and since I was on vacation I was home to … Continue reading

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Box of Tiny Cups

I just had a feeling. I had been to the thrift shop the day before and I just had a feeling I should return the following day. There was an unwrapped Beatles puzzle I wanted to purchase for my husband … Continue reading

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Let’s Play!

I am drawn to vintage games. With this attraction to older games you might think I am a great game-player and fond of playing board games. Not so. Go figure. Bingo is a favorite of many. I know these fun … Continue reading

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Searching for Treasures One Yard Sale at a Time – Everything Coming up Roses

We had another gorgeous day for treasure hunting at yard sales. We focused on one end of town where there seemed to be a lot of yard sale signs. I love it when we can find treasures without having to … Continue reading

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Searching for Treasures One Yard Sale at a Time – Hot, Hot, Hot

We have the most interesting weather in our part of Virginia. One week we have sleet and the next it is hotter than normal. We rarely have normal Spring weather. As a matter of fact, I’m not sure I’d even … Continue reading

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Searching for Treasures One Yard Sale at a Time – Baby It’s Cold Outside

I was supposed to participate in a yard sale with my friend and fellow thrifter “S” this past weekend. I am a fair weather yard saler, especially when I am in the seller’s chair. Due to the threat of rain, … Continue reading

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Spring Tweet

We did have some spring-like weather in our area for a while. It has certainly disappeared this week with freeze warnings, sleet and snow. However, I have been enjoying the spring-like tablescape to which some of my birdies were invited. … Continue reading

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