Monthly archives: January, 2014

Easy Heart Craft for Valentine’s Day

I am so glad you stopped by to read this. My sister told me the post I did about decorating the wine jug was lame-o! I know sis you are reading this but you did say you were disappointed as you couldn’t wait to see what I had done to transform it. I am still Read More Here…


A Picnic Basket of Vintage Goodies

Not much treasure hunting this week but I did find a few things to share. I went to 2 garage sales and one thrift store. Luckily one garage sale had things being sold by a former dealer. At the first garage sale I found a coffee table that needs a coat of paint and then Read More Here…


A Jug of Wine and a Duck

Last week I showed you 2 items that I picked up to redo. Well here are the reveals. One I am happy with and one may need some work. I will let my readers decide. First up is the duck cutting board. One great thing about this find was that it had not been used. Read More Here…


Vintage Treasures Found This Weekend

This time of year it is not always easy to find vintage treasures. I did find some after going to a few thrifts.  So without further ado – here we go! I love this pottery pitcher. It says Milk for Vitality. They were made for the American Dairy Industry and the Dairy Wives had a Read More Here…


Almost Instant Kitchen Recycling Center

I love my kitchen. We purchased this house from my mother-in-law and the kitchen had been totally remodeled a few years prior to us buying the house. As much as I love my kitchen sadly there was one thing that it lacked that I wanted. A place to stash my recyclables and a place to Read More Here…


Mid Century Lane Record Cabinet Chest

I wanted to share with you something I found a while back. It is marked Lane and it was made by the same people who make Lane Cedar Chests. If you are a girl who grew up in the 50s through part of the 70s you probably received a miniature cedar chest when you were Read More Here…


Weekly Vintage Finds and Vindication

I had a slow week of vintage treasure hunting. I only went to one thrift store and one estate sale. It was the third day of a 4 day sale and I expected things might be reduced. Oh no, not at this one! And there were still lots of people. Prices were high and the Read More Here…


Poison and a Soapy Freaky Friday

I am drawn to old items especially in their original boxes. So I picked up this NEKO, Germicidal Soap a few years back and displayed it in my bathroom with other vintage medical related items. Today this soap qualifies for the  Freaky Friday feature.  This soap contains 2% Mercuric Iodide which is now a banned Read More Here…


To Infinity & Beyond With Recent Junk Treasures

Hope everyone’s New Year is off to a good start. I was really surprised at how many junk treasures I found on Saturday. We went to one garage sale, a thrift store and Goodwill.  I always have such a hard time after Christmas. It is a let-down for me as there is no more frantic Read More Here…


Happy New Year

Thank you for stopping by my blog and I  hope you will continue to read my posts. I plan on sharing many simple crafts in 2014 and make-overs of furniture. I will also continue showing you my vintage finds and things I have for sale. Plus I hope to start my Freaky Friday posts again Read More Here…