Tag Archives: Thrift Store

Straight From the Horse’s Mouth

Not too much going on in our neck of the woods. It’s been hot, garage sales have been so-so, and the local thrift store has lost its collective mind about pricing. They now price everything for the half-off weekend sale … Continue reading

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Always and Forever

We are back to full on summer around here, but we have the odd shower here and there, so it is not as bad as it could be. We used to have monsoon weather every August. We had a festival … Continue reading

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What a Difference a Week Makes

Well, last week we were melting in the heat, and this week has been much more pleasant with lots of rain mixed in with lower temperatures. It’s crazy how a third of the world is on fire, another third is … Continue reading

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It’s Too Darn Hot

I know I am not the only person in the country, or the world for that matter, humming this tune under my breath. (As an aside, if it were as hot in the video as it is here there would … Continue reading

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Rock Bottom

Don’t let the post title worry you; we haven’t hit rock bottom, yet. Every time we think we’ve seen the worst thing ever, something else comes along. Probably a good life lesson in there for us. No, the title refers … Continue reading

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Glad to be Garage Saling

I was in MI for my dad’s celebration of life, and one of the ways we celebrated him was to go to all the garage sales we could find! He loved to spend Friday and Saturday mornings picking through people’s … Continue reading

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How the Mighty Have Fallen

Deb has been off this past week visiting family again. I should never be left on my own, as who knows how much trouble I can get into. I had to go to garage sales last Friday all by my … Continue reading

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And … We’re Back to Winter

It has been in the 80s and sunny for the last week, more or less. We had some rain and all the flowers and trees are blooming and leafed out. Wednesday I was looking at Weather Underground and saw this … Continue reading

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What a Difference a Week Can Make

We had about 1.5 inches of rain in my neck of Colorado earlier this week. After the first moisture, the lawns started to green up, leaves sprang out on the trees, and something that I’ve been waiting for years actually … Continue reading

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Sprung

As in, spring has. The white ornamental cherries have burst into bloom, and the pink crab apples are not far behind. We are still a couple weeks short of our average last frost, so Mother Nature can still deal us … Continue reading

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