Category Archives: picker beauties

not hoarding…CREATING

i get crap occasionally for being too much of a hoarder … errr … COLLECTOR.  well, sometimes there is a method to my madness.  (more usually, a madness to my methods)

this for instance:


this is Herman.  found him at a thrift store for maybe .39 cents.  one day he seemed to need a tie, so i found this ribbon i’d been holding onto for probably seven years.  then my sister got rid of an old game of “ants in the pants” from when she was watching some little tyke.  now, the game sucks if you are over 2.5 years, and/or can do small mental tasks like reason out the name of yourself.  but THE PANTS!  so i stuck Herman in the pants, and he is so very dapper, he has to stand next to the TV now and show himself off.  truly adorable, and very entertaining to boot.

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thrifty treasure

couple weeks ago the church a few blocks away had an open garage sale.  well, technically it was a parking lot sale.  it was bleedin’ hot that day, so not many people were out – selling OR buying.  but i managed to get these matching luggage cases for a total of $5.00, and they are in excellent condition.  yay!!

i love the avocado color, and the lovely interior design

i’d rather be thrifting

la la la la…i love THRIFTING!