Category: Vintage

Vintage Junk Treasures #21

I tend to hibernate in January and February so haven’t been out buying. Mr. Deanie got up early on Friday and found some treasures at an estate sale. So sit back and look at a few of our recent vintage junk treasures that we have found.   Mr. Deanie found these 2 vintage Kodak cameras.   Read More Here…


Word of the Year is Organization – A Thrift Store Quick-Over

If I was to choose one word for 2017 it would be organization. I took a little break from the blog to start working on my goal of becoming totally over the top organized. Organization of the entire house, containers and shop are in order. I hate it when some tools are in one building, some tools in Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #20 – Late Estate Sale Finds

Welcome back to another edition of Vintage Junk Treasures. Last week I posted what Mr. Deanie had found at a local estate sale while I dreamed away in bed. If you missed what he found at the estate sale read about it here.  Today’s edition is what I found at the same sale when I Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #19 – Mr. Deanie Scores Once Again!

Welcome back to another edition of vintage junk treasures. This edition of vintage junk treasures was totally made possible by Mr. Deanie. Last weekend Mr. Deanie got up early and went to an estate sale. I was dreaming away and didn’t even know he was gone until he woke me up. Get up and see what Read More Here…


Thrift Store Quick Over – Battery Lantern to Waterless Snow Globe

I originally posted this in December of 2015 but thought it was worth another look. I have been admiring the snow globes all over Pinterest and the blog world. I plan on making one with a gumball machine. I had visions of how it would look as I lay awake planning it. LOL! Well we Read More Here…


Best Ring Ever For the Man in Your Life – A Silicone Ring

Today is Mr. Deanie (aka Mike) and my 39th anniversary. It is hard to believe that 39 years ago on a Saturday like today that we were married. Where did the time go? I am so lucky to be married to my best friend and I don’t know what I would do without him. My Read More Here…


Tips for a Successful Holiday Bazaar

If you noticed my absence recently, it was because I was knee-deep in preparing for our 22nd annual family bazaar.  Our mom started making items to sell when we were children. As my sisters and I grew, we also started making things to sell at local bazaars. Eventually we made too many things to sell at Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #17

Welcome to another edition of vintage junk treasures where I show what I or Mr. Deanie have recently rescued found.  Today’s edition is totally brought to you by Mr. Deanie. He is the one who went to recent estate sales and garage sales. So sit back and enjoy the vintage junk treasures that he found. Read More Here…


One Drawer Project Equals Three Storage Box Drawers

Today I want to show you my newest drawer project. Whenever I see single drawers for a reasonable price, I buy them. If you search Pinterest or surf the web you will see there are many ways you can repurpose a drawer. I have made shelves out of them and they sold well. I said to Mr. Read More Here…


Vintage Typewriters – Love Them Or Hate Them

To my surprise on Saturday morning I woke up to learn that I am the owner of five more vintage typewriters. No, the typewriter fairy did not leave them under my pillow, but they were delivered to the house. Mr. Deanie got up early to go to an estate sale while I slept in, not being a morning person Read More Here…