Category: Vintage

Vintage Junk Treasures #25

Today I want to show you some of the vintage junk treasures we have found lately at estate sales and one auction. I also want to show some photos of an antique shop I discovered on the Oregon Coast last weekend. It is the beginning of Spring Break for most schools in Oregon and this Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #24

Welcome back to another edition of vintage junk treasures. These items were found at an estate sale. One of my very favorite recent finds was this toaster. I had never found one with a toast rack on top. I have seen the toast racks separately but not manufactured as one piece with the toaster. I am sure Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #23

On Monday the local schools had a snow day so no school. This is pretty rare in March in Oregon. So consequently the 2 grands came to spend the afternoon. One of the first things they asked was: Can we go to GW? Now GW is what we call Goodwill. They were all excited to look Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures #22

Here are a few vintage junk treasures that we found recently at an estate sale. Beside what is below, we also bought an oak desk from the early 1900s, 2 magazine end tables and a wonderful early 1900s oak round table with 2 leaves. The first 3 things will be sold but the table with Read More Here…


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…