Tag Archives: Vintage

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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Shirley’s Scotties

My sister took me to visit an old neighbor who wanted to show me her Scottie dog collection.  It was colossal, amazing, and scary.  Yes, scary.  She had things that she had forgotten that she owned, all boxed up in … Continue reading

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This Week Garage Sales Are Us!

After several failed attempts due to just not feeling up to it, snow, and several other excuses, this week we are finally having another Second Hand Roses Vintage Sale.  We have spent two whole days getting ready for it.  Plus, … 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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Wild and Weird

It’s been such a strange week.  We had company, my lovely S-I-L and nephew, for a week and spent the whole seven days taking turns being sick with a miserable cold.  Now I’m a nurse and a little “earthy” in … Continue reading

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To Thine Own Self Be True?

Any long-time reader knows that we love summertime garage saling.  It’s the best shopping time of the year in our book.  Well, the times they are a-changin’.  We garage saled for about an hour give or take fifteen minutes, and … Continue reading

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