Tag Archives: Vintage

Let’s Talk Turkey

For our readers who don’t live in the U.S., to talk turkey means to discuss something honestly and directly.  Long-time readers already know that we do that; tact might not be our gift.  Thanksgiving is probably NOT the best time … Continue reading

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Grumpy Kitties

We’ve had to change our shopping routine for the first time in many moons.  The Goodwill bins now open at 10am officially.  We showed up a few minutes before 10, and waited twenty minutes with no sign of life.  We … Continue reading

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Not Scared? You Should Be!

It might not be the kind of scare you associate with Halloween, but our finds are so awful  that they should scare you.  We spend all year looking at Halloween stuff because it’s the most wonderful time of the year … Continue reading

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Sisters Make Fridays Even More Fun

As Kathy said last week, two of my sisters were visiting and we all went shopping together.  If there is something that the women in my family do well, it’s shopping.  Especially at garage/estate sales, thrift stores, and the Goodwill … Continue reading

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Another Friday in the Thrift Mines

We came crashing back to earth last Saturday after an extended streak of vintage Barbie luck.  Kathy called me and invited me along to look at someone’s vintage Barbie collection that was “priced to sell”.  We’ve been so lucky that … Continue reading

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Barbie-riffic Garage Sale

Well, it’s been a pretty good month of garage and estate saling so far.  We bought a box full of vintage Barbies, clothing, and the Fashion Shop a couple of weeks ago at a garage sale.  We have split up … Continue reading

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September Days Are Here

By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer.                                           … Continue reading

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