Monthly Archives: June 2012

Yard Saling with the Twins.

Friday was Justin’s birthday. Justin grew up with a tradition in his family called “Birthday Weekend,” where, if it’s your birthday, you call the shots for two whole days. This tradition is Awesome McAwesomeness when it’s my birthday; really, it’s just my favorite thing in the world. For the other 364 days of the year, […]

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Ah, yard sale season. I love you so.

Folks, yard sale season is in full swing. The time of year when I can set off at 9 am and look at my car clock in surprise at 3 pm and wonder where the time went. I’ve been doing Saturdays by myself for so long now, and I’m fairly used to it, but that doesn’t […]

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One of the weirder things I’ve purchased at a yard sale.

I have a bad feeling I’ve titled way too many posts this way. But sometimes I see something that I just can’t pass up. It makes no sense for me to buy it, I don’t have room in my house for it, and even if I did, I don’t know what it’s purpose would be […]

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Best Online Thrifting Tip Ever!

Am I just totally behind the times in that I’d never heard of Craigeasy? I discovered an awesome new blog — Maple & Magnolia, chock full of vintage goodness — and came across her post on maximizing your Craigslist searches.  You have got to see some of the things she’s found on Craigslist — and she’s […]

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