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What I’m Buying…or Not!

Out tootling around the other day I ended up in my neighborhood thrift store. (Naturally!) It was slim pickings but I did spot this Korean brass, black enameled vase with abalone shell inlay on a new merch cart. Gosh this was nice. It was super heavy (at least two pounds!), so pretty and in good condition. But,…

Are You Competitive?

I don’t think of myself as competitive person. Other than playing a mean game of cards, I don’t begrudge someone else winning or having good fortune or finding really good items at a store or sale. So I don’t know what happened today. Here’s the story…despite being embarrassingly grubby after a workout at my gym, I…