Category Archives: Before & After

I’ve been framed.

If you asked me what I buy more of than anything else while yard saling or thrifting, the answer would easily be picture frames. They’re so doggone USEFUL. If you have a booth, and you’re not buying them, you should start immediately! ¬†They’re almost always inexpensive — I just bought two box fulls at a […]

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A note from a long-lost friend.

(I’m the long-lost friend, in case that’s not obvious.) So it’s been a while! I am so lucky that you guys continue to check this blog, given the distance between posts. I don’t understand why it has become so difficult to update — in Chicago, I had a full-time job, twins, a social circle, and […]

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Hey! I’m actually accomplishing something.

Since we moved, stocking the booth has been really pell-mell. The garage, where I keep my stock, has been a total mess, and on the day I make a trip to the booth I was basically just crawling over a bunch of junk and grabbing what I could reach to re-stock. There has been no […]

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Everything old is new again.

My Dad is trying to clean out the garage and his storage space, so we ended up with quite a few goodies the last time we visited Little Rock — including a huge gas grill, a router, a drill press, a jigsaw…the list is endless. One of the things I was most excited about was […]

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Whooooooooo Needs a Business Card Holder?

I picked up this rather scary-looking owl thing at a sale a couple of weeks ago. This is a really bad picture of it, but what you can’t see is that someone had inexplicably painted his left eye a bright, metallic blue. Poor owl. I gave him a POP of watermelon color. I think I’m […]

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