Author Archives: Lara Jo

SIXTH Junk Ranch!

It’s 8:45, a week after The Junk Ranch started, and I think my body temperature JUST returned to normal. We had unseasonably warm weather for the event — in the mid-90s with high humidity — but as uncomfortable as it was, WE DID NOT HAVE ANY RAIN, so I should not even be complaining. Rain […]

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Flinging our Spring at Daisies and Olives!

Martha, the owner of Daisies and Olives, is very good about having a special shopping event about once a quarter, and she makes a point of closing for an afternoon prior so that all the vendors have ample time to spruce their booths without getting into the way of shoppers. I was particularly thrilled with […]

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Neosho City-Wide Yard Sales for the FOURTH TIME!

Okay, it is officially a tradition: for the fourth time, we bribed someone to watch our children (just kidding, Justin’s mom was sweet enough to come over and stay with them) so that Justin and I could get up at 5 am and drive an hour and a half to the Annual Neosho City Wide […]

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Tulsa Time.

Some weeks ago my friend Linda, who runs Possum Valley Vintage, was cleaning out her storage space and offered to let Shara and I have a look to see if there was anything we wanted to buy (there was. OF COURSE.). This was back in February, and we were all bemoaning the fact that there […]

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Let’s Download Fun Vintage Stuff!

One of my very favorite blogs, The Painted Hive, featured a gorgeous framed Audobon flamingo print that Kristine downloaded, had printed, and framed herself. She included a link to the site where she got the art: The Audubon Society very generously offers high-resolution downloads of the beautiful bird art featured in James John Audubon’s body of work.  I […]

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