I took my family to the fleas. I know, that’s insane right?! Dragging 4 kids and a husband to the fleas. What was I thinking? I want them to see the value that flea markets provide so I bring them along every now and then. And I wanted to bring you along too because it’s… Read More A Day At The Fleas…and The Cool Stuff I Found!
It’s springtime!! (hopefully where you are, our weather here has no idea what month it is) And that means it’s time to turn some attention to our outdoor spaces! I did a quick lil freshening up the front porch post for ya here, (although it already looks different with the addition of some plants!… Read More Things I’m Loving To Freshen Up Patio Decor!
Something absolutely crazy happened. My fave antique store (I shared it here) sold their building and are downsizing from 30,000 sq ft to 3,000 sq ft. Do you know what that means? It means they have to sell the vast majority of their inventory. Which means MAJA opportunity for me. I happened to find out… Read More Incredible Antique Finds For Bottom Dollar…..Where & How!
I’ve gone and done it again! I have changed up another room. I know, I know, what on earth am I doing changing anything when I’m in the process of selling our house to move across the country?! (here’s the post about what’s up with this moving cross country biz) Let me just tell… Read More Oh Suzani….What’s a Suzani?! And Shopping in Unexpected Places for Amazing Pieces!
I had been hearing so much about this new line at Target called Opalhouse. It took me a week to get my hind end in to check out it out for myself and see what all the hype is about. OMG you guys it’s SO much better than I hoped! FINALLY a line for… Read More Mad Love For The House of Opal…..Target, Ya Did Good! *Fist Bump*
I’m sharing this with you all in the hopes that it helps you avoid spending a week and a half buying and returning light bulbs. (ahem I may or may not have done that ahem) Seriously though, who knew there were so many different kinds of light bulbs from color to brightness to where they… Read More Different Colored Light Bulbs, Whaattt? Tips on LED’s and Where to Use them
I know most of you will relate to me with this if you’re a CL user! I seriously love and at times hate Craigslist. Lately has been more of the hate variety. But how about we start this off on a positive note? Let’s chat first about why we lurve Craigslist. Free to list items… Read More I Have a Love/Hate Relationship With Craig….From the List Clan
I recently talked about how good design doesn’t have to be expensive (here) and my big obsession with shopping at the fleas (here and here) so today I’m diving in and sharing my biggest and most favorite (next to the fleas) source for decor items. It’s Home Goods! I know this comes as no surprise… Read More My Shopping Secret and Second Love…
I want to set the record straight and address the idea that good design has to be expensive $$$$. It definitely can be, but it doesn’t HAVE to be. We got married at the ripe old ages of 19 and 20 (17 years of marriage around the corner, Dang I feel old all of… Read More Good Design Doesn’t Have To Be Expensive!
This last weekend saw me at a local travelling flea! We usually get one or 2 of them the beginning of each year that come through locally and I always try to make sure I get in a visit. 2 things to mention when visiting a travelling flea: they charge an admission fee AND there… Read More A Bitchin Flea Find & The Deal