Monthly archives: April, 2014

Weekend Treasures

Have you ever been to an estate sale where you almost feel guilty just being there? The items were very expensive, mostly clocks as the owner had been a collector of clocks all of his life. There were at least one or more staff in each room or area watching while you looked. Even though Read More Here…


Explosives Box, Lamps & More – Part 3 of the Jackpot Weekend

This is the third and last part of the jackpot I found last weekend (the weekend before Easter). Don’t start thinking I get this much all the time because I don’t. I know there were even a few things I never got photos of before putting them in one of my booths. I just happened Read More Here…


Vintage Treasures Found Last Weekend – Part 2

If you read the last post you will know that I found so many great things last weekend that it was too much for one post. So here goes the second round and there is still enough goodies to show for a third post. I hope you all had good luck, too. This is a Read More Here…


Vintage Treasures With a Peanut Butter Burger On the Side

Garage sales have started and what a weekend! Friday and Saturday I found lots of vintage treasures. I found so many that it will take 2 or 3 posts to show you the haul.  I am going to post about Saturday as it was an adventure that took place with my daughter, Jen, 2 grandkids Read More Here…


Snappy Flower Garland from Old Book Pages

I was admiring a garland from repurposed book pages in our antique mall recently. It was a string with hearts every few inches. The hearts had been punched out of old book pages and glued back to back with the string between them. It inspired me to go home and make one. Plus, I am Read More Here…


Explosive Drawer, Chairs & Other Goodies

Last week was exhausting! The new antique store opened on Tuesday with a bang. A good bang that is! We had a fantastic first day and I was very very pleased. Now I can’t let this go to my head as I know it could just be that everyone wanted to see inside the new Read More Here…


Well Bowl Me Over! Great Thrifted Treasures

I was so surprised tonight when I went to the thrift store. You could have bowled me over. There were not many people there and I could navigate the aisles without knocking anything over! I didn’t even drop or break anything. Wow, that is unusual. I bought a lot of stuff but for today’s post Read More Here…