Monthly Archives: June 2010

Banana Bread!

My relationship with food lately has not been good. Nothing sounds good to me. ¬†I had a bunch of bananas going bad on the cabinet and thought I would give some banana bread a try. I was brought up not to brag on myself but DUDE, IS THIS STUFF GOOD. I got the recipe here, […]

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Phone fascination.

I am hooked on faux old-fashioned phones. This is the third one I’ve bought. It came from the Goodwill on Harlem, my new favorite thrift store. (But it’s so far away! There’s no easy way to get there and it’s hard to justify the gas it takes to drive out there.) This one is destined […]

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Second Guessing.

As soon as I can get off the couch without feeling like I need to vomit (sorry, TMI) I’m going to start pricing the mountain of merchandise I have targeted for the Vintage Bazaar. As I’m digging stuff out, some items make me wonder what the hell I was thinking when I made the purchase. […]

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Head case.

I am in loooooove with this head vase I got a couple of weekends ago. Those sweet rosy cheeks! That little bow mouth! Of course, I realized as I was getting into my car after the purchase that he had been repaired, but that’s OKAY. Because I LOVE HIM. And he was only fifty cents! […]

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I can see clearly now…

I got these keen vintage ophthalmologist¬†lenses at a yard sale last weekend. Two weekends ago? I’ve only been on vacation for a week and the weeks are already starting to bleed into each other. They’re the lenses used in my least favorite part of eye exams: “Is the chart clearer to you now? Or….now? How […]

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