Monthly Archives: March 2010

Accidental Collections: Tiny Vases

I bought a few new items to add to a few of my collections last weekend and I realized that almost all of my collections are accidents — I bought one thing because I kind of liked it, bought a second item because I already had one like it at home, then bought the third, […]

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Why I’ve Gained Ten Pounds This Month.

If Easter candy and Christmas candy were engaged in a fight-to-the-death cage match, Easter candy would win hands down. Surely you agree.

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Much Love for the Economy Shop.

After reader Traci wrote and taunted me with news of vintage fabric she saw at the¬†Economy Shop a couple of weeks ago, I decided I needed to check in there again, which I did last Saturday. I still didn’t make it there very early — there is a perpetual war between my need-to-sleep-late self and […]

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Musings on Estate Sales.

I used to never go to estate sales — I was purely a yard sale gal. Estate sales seemed overpriced and crowded to me, after the nice open spaces of yard and garage sales, not to mention prices that rarely went over a couple of bucks. Then I started accumulating a little more disposable income, […]

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Lincoln Antique Mall

I need to post a shout-out to Vendor 123 at the Lincoln Antique Mall — I purchased this last weekend: I only paid $12, which I think is a really good price. The photo that came with it is fabulous — that is one handsome lady — but I think I’m going to put a […]

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