Monthly Archives: April 2010

Weekend Sales.

Okay: so last weekend was a pretty darn good junking weekend for me. I spent almost he entire day — from about 10:30 until 4:30 — and put probably a little too many miles on the car, but it was fun. For Chi-town folks, here are the sales I went to: St. James Rummage sale: 3857 […]

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Bowls.

It has been nothing but a bonanza of mixing bowls lately. In addition to the old mixing bowl in an earlier post, I found these three bowls all at one estate sale. Dreamy colors. The one on the bottom is really big. Perfect for summer salads. MAN I am ready for some warm weather.

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Bonus!

Over the last two or three estate sale-ing weekends I’ve found myself out in the suburbs more than often — and I’ve stopped at the Goodwill store at 1900 Harlem Avenue in North Riverside several times. Always on a Saturday. Usually, I avoid thrift stores on the weekend, but heck, if I’m driving right by […]

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What is this?

Is it a flower frog? But I don’t understand. Don’t flower flogs go under water? I’m so confused. But charmed. Do you think people shouldn’t purchase things when they have no idea what they are? That would probably save me a lot of clutter in my house, huh? I bought this at the Brown Elephant, […]

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Whoa, Nellie!

Check out the groovy sixties/seventies foam cooler I found a couple of weeks ago: $3! What a fun item for those summer outdoor concerts. Ravinia season is soon upon us!

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