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A Post From Mrs. Crankypants

While I really enjoyed Kathy’s “Little Boxes” post last week, I’ve been stuck with the earworm, “Little Boxes” by Malvina Reynolds.  Please share my pain!  I like the song, but I’ve been singing it out loud for seven whole days now. … Continue reading

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Bin There, Done That

I’m ashamed to say that I missed the Goodwill bins while visiting family in Michigan.  We had gotten the Norovirus from a young relative, so shopping was right out the first week.  The misty weather made garage saling difficult after … Continue reading

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We’re Nailing the Garage Saling

As motivational speakers advise, fake it till you make it.  And we did have some fun at garage sales and a paper ephemera sale last week, but we were still digging in the bins for an hour before lunch.  Goodwill … Continue reading

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S is for Spring, or is that Snow?

Most of the time, I adore living in Colorado.  Maybe not so much today: This is my front flower garden in the process of getting flattened by a predicted five to eight inches of snow.  Mother Nature, did you LOOK … Continue reading

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M is for the Many Things Goodwill Gives Us

That’s right, this is another Goodwill bin post.  Even with garage sales, we just can’t stay away. First, though, we have a giveaway.  Kathy found several packs of these Arm & Hammer bird cards that were premiums.  I love the … Continue reading

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Estate Sale Overload

Well, that title may be a bit misleading, as we truly do not think there is such a thing, but we did have two really good ones in a row, and that does tend to overload our wallets.  So much … Continue reading

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The Luck of the Irish

Happy St. Patrick’s Day to us all.  May your thoughts be as glad as the shamrocks. May your heart be as light as a song. May each day bring you bright, happy hours that stay with you all the year … Continue reading

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