collections Archive


A Merry Thriftmas Challenge: Re-purposed Holiday Tablescape

If you’ve been reading along for very long you know that I’m all about getting the “look for less” when it comes to furniture and home décor, and that’s especially true around the holidays when money is tighter than usual. Holiday decor can be pricey, and extra money for decorating is hard


Acres of Vintage Collectibles Part 2

Happy Monday, everyone!  I hope you had a good weekend.  Mine was filled with back to school shopping along with the usual chores.  I can’t believe my kiddos head back to class next Monday – where did the summer go? Anyway, I finally got around to editing some more photos from my


Acres of Vintage Collectibles

Happy Friday, everyone!  Was it just me, or did this week seem to drag on forever?  Maybe it’s because I’m looking forward to my sweet mom moving out here from Tucson this weekend, to be near my sister and I.  I’m not looking forward to unloading the moving truck in 110 degree


Friday Finds

Sharing some fun thrifted finds with you….. This gorgeous conch shell, picked up for pennies….. And some faux coral, found at my local Kirklands Home store. Have a great weekend! Sharing at:  The Blue Eyed Owl


Friday Finds

Stopping in to share some thrift-store goodness with you…. Some  I’ve - always - wanted - them - but - never - seem - to – find - them - at - the - second - hand - store  transferware plates….. A delicate vintage ironstone plate….. And an oh-so-yummy milkglass candy dish. Have a great weekend! Sharing at:  Jennifer Rizzo


Friday Finds

I just wanted to share some gorgeous vintage-shabby milkglass I found while out garage-sale’n recently…. Pretty, dont’cha think?  Have a great weekend! Linking to:


Framed: Master Bedroom

With our move to Virginia getting closer every day, I have been busy going through closets and getting rid of anything that I don’t absolutely love and/or see the need to haul across the country. Hubby and I tackled the garage right before he left for Virginia, and the result is a