04/09

Eames Chair Part One

Remember that one time I found an Eames chair in the garbage? OK it is probably just Eames-ish but who cares. No? Well I did. It was FILTHY…as things that come from a dumpster tend to be.  It was in the garbage behind an icky thrift store so I asked the attendant if I could […]

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04/08

You Did What with a Walnut??

  So my husband moved the media cabinet the other day and sliiiiiid it across the hardwood floors.  So this is the aftermath.  I thought that I read somewhere that you could repair a scratch with a walnut.  Yes you read that right.  So I thought I would give it a try.   Here are […]

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03/28

Help the Easter Bunny Out!

If you happen to have read my other blogs you know that I say this EVERY SINGLE HOLIDAY. But it is worth repeating: there is enough Plastic Easter Grass on the planet to Never Ever have to manufacture another blade. Do your part to save our planet, and buy yours from a thrift store this […]

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03/27

Easter is on its Way!

Hippity Hoppity over to your nearest thrift store and indulge your bunny cravings!! (EVERYTHING here is Thrifted…Yes all of it.)  Ok, everything but food and flowers. I have no idea why but I love scoops.  Is that what those scoopy things are called?  I think so.   They go with everything and it keeps little […]

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03/26

Matzo Ball Soup Recipe

Happy Passover to my Jewish friends and family!   I have a quick recipe for you for Matzo ball soup so you can make your own at home.  First, you could make your own chicken stock, but I like to go the easy way and use canned!  This is the FAST VERSION! In a large […]

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03/25

Help A Bunny Out

If you happen to have read my other blogs you know that I say this EVERY SINGLE HOLIDAY. But it is worth repeating: there is enough Plastic Easter Grass on the planet to Never Ever have to manufacture another blade. Do your part to save our planet, and buy yours from a thrift store this […]

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03/21

Smart Decor

  The other day while browsing through Etsy I came across a seller that offered hard cover books in coordinated colors.  At first I thought that is the strangest thing.   I was an English major in college and love books, so the thought of choosing a book just by it’s color was WRONG!  But […]

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03/19

Sloth or Envy?

Sloth or Envy that is the question. Perhaps it is a little bit of both.  Does binge-watching television programs in bed count as SLOTH?   Then I am guilty.  Does anyone really watch network television anymore?  Why would you when you can watch three seasons of Downton Abbey all in one shot.  I love to […]

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03/14

Avocado Green and Harvest Gold

    In the Groovy 1970’s everyone had Avocado Green and Harvest Gold appliances.  You know the colors, they are all over the thrift stores! Look at these great lazy susans that I found thrifting awhile back.  They are groovy for days.  I thought that I would NEVER EVER want those colors in my home […]

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