Yearly Archives: 2009

Shiny Brite Love.

I am such a huge Shiny Brite fan. You would not believe how many vintage ornaments I have accumulated over the years. Wait, here, let me show you a photo to help you understand. That’s right, people, I have no shame in my hoarding practices. I put it all out there. A few years ago […]

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Wisconsin Treasures, Part 2.

The thrift stores in the Dells were a bust. We even went to two in neighboring Baraboo, but they were pretty bad as well. You wouldn’t know it by looking at the photo above, would you? That’s a photo of my car without any luggage in it. That’s because Madison proved to be more interesting: […]

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Wisconsin Treasures, Part 1.

Okay, so I told you about Odana Antiques in Madison. One of my favorite booths there has an amazing selection of children’s books from the 30s and 40s. I have to decide how much I’m going to spend before I even enter the booth or else I’ll end up spending waaaaay too much money. This […]

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Wisconsin Antiquing Adventures

So, the husband and I are back from a lovely 3-day stay at Sundara Inn and Spa in the Wisconsin Dells to celebrate our second wedding anniversary. (To whoever had two years in the betting pool on how long the marriage would last: sorry!) This is our third time staying there and I highly recommend […]

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My bathing beauties.

I bought these at a Little Rock yard sale one summer while I was visiting my parents. There were four of them — I broke the fourth on the way out to the car. I love that. That’s my favorite, when that happens. Something has existed in perfect shape for fifty years and I have […]

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