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Purse-nally Yours

Be careful what you wish for!  The rain has stopped, but every last growing thing in the area is doing just that–growing.  I have decided to invest in a hay baler for the lawn, or maybe a herd of goats, … Continue reading

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Ahhh, Summer …

Summer means happy times and good sunshine. It means going to the beach, going to Disneyland, having fun.   Brian Wilson Now, if Brian had just said “going to garage sales”, then we would be totally on board with his … Continue reading

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Dusty Old Friday Finds

Congratulations to the winner of our Mother’s Day drawing–Peggy Naugle.  Please contact us with your address, and we’ll get your print in the mail. While goofing around and doing book reviews and trip reports, we have been ignoring some perfectly … Continue reading

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No Winter Lasts Forever

Hal Borland has it right, even though this winter gave him a run for his money!  Spring isn’t skipping its turn in northern Colorado–it’s here with bells on!  Yesterday it was nearly 80°, and while today is cooler, it’s still … Continue reading

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Son of the Turkey Trotters

What’s Thanksgiving without leftovers?  So, if last week’s post was Thanksgiving dinner, then this post is the turkey sandwiches you eat for days after Thanksgiving. I know why Kathy didn’t use this picture–what the heck is it? As near as … Continue reading

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Be Kind to Animals, Please!

Deb and I are both sort of animal nuts, and we buy lots of animal-type stuff, especially dogs and cats.  But, the following photos show that not everyone in the world has an animal’s best public image at heart. Take, … Continue reading

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Another Friday, Another Estate Sale

Oh boy–two estate sales in one month!  This one sounded even better than the first one; it advertised costume jewelry, linens, craft books, and much, much more!  You can’t even imagine how much stuff was in that house.  Sadly, the … Continue reading

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From Sweden With Hugs

Our readers are wonderful!  Take, for instance, IngerK from Sweden, who is 90% responsible for today’s post.  She was inspired to take her camera to thrift stores in Umeå, Sweden and boy, did she find see some awful things!  We … Continue reading

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Vintage Crazy and Not-So-Crazy Craft Patterns IV

Here we go again–last week, I found a couple of vintage knitting and craft books at a garage sale.  I think they were 25¢ each, and we had way more than two quarter’s worth of amusement looking at them.  How … Continue reading

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Alone Again, Thriftily

Last week I was all alone patrolling the local thrift stores; Kathy was in Hawaii, lucky girl!  Fortunately, I was able to find tons o’ bad stuff all by myself. These Nubian twins are a day late and a dollar … Continue reading

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