Monthly Archives: September 2009

Proof that I’ll buy anything.

I have no idea what these are, but I LOVE them. You know how you’ll spot something from across a yard and your heart will start beating really fast and you’ll make a beeline over to the something, hoping that no one gets in front of you and knowing you’ll elbow them out of the […]

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Dirty Estate Sale Weekend.

We hit the double-whammy of weird, dirty sales this weekend. The first was a demolition sale in Winnetka. I’ve never been to one of these before but Katherine at BackGarage listed it in her Garage Sale Hotlist (if you’re in the Chicagoland area and haven’t signed up for this valuable FREE resource, what the heck […]

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The Annual Andersonville Yard Sale

Last weekend, for the fourteenth year in a row, I attended the Andersonville neighborhood yard sale. This sale has a particular significance for me since it was the first yard sale in Chicago I ever went to. We had moved in from Arkansas the week before, and happened upon this 12-block yard sale bonanza almost […]

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Throwing my hat into the ring.

So. Does the world really need another blog? I spend hours surfing on the Internet and find so many outrageously creative, inspired, well-written blogs that cover all of the things that I’m so very interested in and for a while I thought the answer was a resounding “no.” But then I got interested in photography, […]

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