Been Junkin…

Blue Onion Soup Tureen

I needed a day out yesterday and decided to go..junkin... Some of the treasures found.. Blue Onion Soup Tureen - $4.99. I already have the canister set, so this was a nice addition. I feel in love this cute vintage lamp, the crystals alone were worth the cost, $10.00.  One thing I am is a […]

Out Junkin!

Vintage Cameras - 1929 Charmer

After finishing decorating our Christmas Porch...I had some time to head out and do some junkin!  Oh be still my heart I do love to thirft. My heart was beating when I spotted this adorable lamp.. It is old, adorable with the prettiest ceramic flowers and leaves... I just fell in love with it, will […]

Out Junkin…

Alfred Meakin Staffordshire England Dishes - The Mille

Good Morning! Wednesday's are the days I always go out junkin (well one of days I head out)!  Yesterday as I headed out I hoped to find dishes....dishes I could use for Thanksgiving. The first store I hit was GW... no dishes...or maybe I say  no Thanksgiving dishes. I did find four very pretty ones […]

Out Junkin!

Fall Crochet Thow

After a very disappointing night I read Psalms 91.. Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.” You will not fear the terror of night, nor the […]

My GOODWILL Farmhouse Mantel!

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Smile peeps, Wednesday's I usually head out for a day of  Treasure Pickin! Last Wednesday I hit some thrift stores, but NEVER expected to find this at Goodwill... It is a solid oak farmhouse mantel! I couldn't believe my eyes as I headed back to the furniture section. But there she was leaning against the […]

3 French Hens – French Country Market


Smiles peeps, Last Sunday a group of ladies and I headed West... to the 3 French Hens - French Country Market at Canal Port, Morris IL. Morris is really a cool town, and has one of the few prospering and historically intact down towns in Illinois. It's also one of the top 15, based on […]

Friday’s Find – It Was A Very Linen Day!

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Smiles Peeps, We took Bo downstate for his 2nd hydrotherapy session... Bo did really good, he was able to go 7/10 of mile! He hasn't moved a muscle since we got home and he's completely out! I haven't been out thrifting much this summer - way to HOT! While driving home we hit a few […]

Thursday’s Finds – Vintage, Thrift Store and Craigs List Finds!

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Smiles Everyone, It's a dreary cold day here, The great thing about thrifting is the thrill of the unexpected. What will I find? Would you like to see last weeks finds.... Love this round ottoman found on CL - $15 bucks.  The fabric is a lush velvet. Even came with a glass top, love […]

Our Main Living Area Redo – In Stages!

1929 Charner

Smiles, We've been in the process of up-doing our main living area. Since I've retired I don't push myself like I use to.. I'm enjoying a more laid back lifestyle, taking my time and enjoying the process. The foyer is done, and you can see it here. There's been a whole lot of patching and […]

been junking…

1929 Charmer

Smiles Everyone, My new booth has been going great, more than I would of expected. Whenever we sell a large piece Indian Oaks (antique mall I'm in) calls to let dealers know we have space open.. I love seeing their phone number on my cell phone... I get all excited  - what sold? been junking […]