Category Archives: Yard Sales

Auction!

I have been trying to get up my nerve to go to an auction since we moved back to Arkansas. I’ve been to auctions about five times in my life: two of them were in Little Rock, when I was visiting my parents from Chicago. I didn’t win anything at the first one, which was […]

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What a week.

I have been trying to put a post together for days now, and I owe some of you e-mails. My apologies. It’s been one of those weeks — first a stomach bug for the kids, which Justin then got, then a cold, which Justin then got, and now I’ve got whatever weird stomach thing was […]

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A Rainy Saturday with Sunny Results.

I was going through Craigslist on Friday night, as I am wont to do, and found next to nothing interesting — after about twenty minutes, I had written down two addresses. And Weather.com informed me that rain was an almost a certainty — not just rain, but thunderstorms. I have had quite enough of running […]

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Saturday Finds.

Oh, the weather this morning. Blissful. Gorgeous. A breezy 56 degrees when I walked out the door at 7 am and a still-very-mild 85 degrees when I pulled in my driveway at 3:30 pm. I could have shopped until midnight. I was telling my friend Barb today about yard saling in Chicago, pre-kids: I could […]

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Saturday Finds.

Y’all. It’s so hot. I am not used to this sudden heat wave in September. Sure, in Chicago it would still be pretty warm, and going back to work in an giant old school without air conditioning was never fun, but this is taking it to a whole new level. On Saturday, I nervously watched […]

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