Flag Sneakers DIY

Katie the Intern has been busy this week getting ready for the 4th of July. Look how cute!! Here is how she did it.  (Watch the Video!)

View Full Post

How to Stain Concrete

  A few years ago the city was tearing up a section of sidewalks in our neighborhood.  I asked the guys if I could have the leftover pieces for my garden.  They happily set them in place for me.  Nice workmen!! The “raw” concrete looked fine but I wanted them to look more like flagstone. […]

View Full Post

ARC Thrift Grand Opening in Louisville

Yesterday I had the opportunity to explore the Brand New ARC Thrift in Louisville.  You are greeted by a beautifully displayed collection of 4th of July decor and well stocked shelves. Katie the Intern and I were delighted to find great fashions at very reasonable prices. Katie the Intern even learned the term “Dickie”. I […]

View Full Post

Apple Pie in a Cute Jar

Want an adorable mini apple pie recipe?  Well, today is your lucky day!  Just grab a glass jar.  This one is a Bonne Maman jar. I used a biscuit cutter slightly smaller than the jar.  I could have gone one size larger it turns out.  But that is neither here nor there. Now cut some […]

View Full Post

Lime Green Nylons in the Garden

Did you get pick up any treasures this past weekend at the 50% sales in ThriftLand? I did!!  I hit the GDub and the ARC Thrift. I bought myself some PantyHose!  New in the package pantyhose and no I didn’t plan on actually wearing them on my body.  Not that there is anything wrong with […]

View Full Post

Longchamps for Everyday Tote

One of the things I love about Thrift Store Shopping is that you can find things that you would never pay full price for.  Take for example these faux Longchamps bags.  First of all, I wouldn’t want to pay $125 for a simple tote.   These bags aren’t truly Longchamps, but I don’t care about […]

View Full Post

Favorite Thrifted Find this Week: Vintage Camera

Vintage Cameras are my favorite.  I have been collecting them for a few years, and have quite a few in my collection.  I cam across this one at Goodwill this week.   Luckily for me it was half off purple tags, so it was $9.99. I love the leather case, and I wish I could […]

View Full Post

Wardian Case Terrariums and Greenhouse

I found this Wardian Case at ARC Thrift for $4.99. A Wardian Case is basically a terrarium that was created to move specimens of plants from one continent to another.  Martha Stewart did a lovely segment about them, you can watch it HERE   I miss The Martha Stewart show.   I don’t care that haters […]

View Full Post

Aqua Fresca

  I just got back from Mexico and my favorite drink there was a basil-lime aqua fresca.  It is so delicious and refreshing that I thought I would replicate it at home. If you’re going to make them you might as well make a party out of it!  I pulled up my thrifted metal cart […]

View Full Post
View More Posts