Monthly archives: April, 2015

A Mystery Item, Books and Other Treasures

I haven’t been out much but am looking forward to this weekend as there are a number of sales advertised. Here are the few goodies I have found recently. I found a number of books recently and that is one thing I can hardly pass up. I love the look, the feel and the illustrations Read More Here…


Sweeping Up Goodies and Mega Sales Part Two

You might have read about our luck at garage sales in part 1. Part of the fun of going to garage sales is going with a friend or your dear husband. Mr. Deanie always finds stuff that I don’t even notice and vice versa. I realized after writing part 1 that I have only photographed Read More Here…


Don’t Judge A Sale By the Outside & Mega Sales Part One

This past weekend we had beautiful sunny weather, just perfect for garage sales! One coastal town had city-wide garage sales including maps, which we didn’t pick up. We like free-styling as the American Pickers like to say. We went to so many sales that I lost count but only found a few things that were Read More Here…


A Battered Dresser Gets a New Chance and A Bitter Sweet Good-Bye

A while back we were looking for something to hold a television in our vacation house. We were at an estate sale and here was a battered three drawer dresser that was stained and not too pretty. I knew that with paint it could look good again. A bonus was the price – just $9. Read More Here…


Buckets of Tears and a Tribute to My Dad

1931-2015 I have been absent friends as my dear father passed away on March 30th. I had been chronicling his journey on the blog and he was recovering. We were all so very hopeful as he had been moved to the rehab facility. Things seemed to be on track. He had lost more than 30 Read More Here…