Yearly Archives: 2013

You win some, you lose some.

So as you might know from my incessant chatter about it, Shara and I sold at a Holiday Bazaar on Saturday. I took all of my holiday projects — the signs, the trays, and the caddies. Foolishly, I had the thought “I hope I don’t sell EVERYTHING because then I will have to make a […]

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What a weekend.

It’s so strange — I moved to Arkansas from Chicago and have no full-time job. You would think life would move a little slower for me now. You would THINK. Lately, things have been CRAZY around here. On Friday, I practiced my camera skills by taking family photos for one of my favorite cousins and […]

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Nail guns and jigsaws and sanders, oh my!

You guys. I have been bitten by the power tools bug. You never expect it to be your parents that pull you into an addiction, but in my case, it was my Dad who gave me the gateway drug — a jigsaw. When I got it home and tried it for the first time, I […]

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Weekend Finds.

There was another auction this weekend, this time in a town about forty minutes away, and the photos looked amazing — a warehouse full of primitive furniture, crocks, crates, boxes — you name it, if it was old and cool, they had a picture of it. Kristie and I decided to give it a whirl […]

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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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