Tag Archives: Goodwill finds

A Purse Fit for a Queen and Other Finds

Queen Elizabeth II is known for carrying handbags, especially her black Launers. Besides using them to hold a few basics–a pair of glasses, mints, lipstick, a pen–the Queen uses them to send messages to her staff. Switching the purse from one arm to the other means she’s done talking to you! Setting it on the…

This Way Madness Lies

The other day started off great. I had yummy coffee before going to the gym, lots of camaraderie at the gym and later, on my way home, a bit of fun at Goodwill. So far so good. Then I got a few sales. Super!! But, alas, I discovered that one of the sold items wasn’t…

Finds in 15 Minutes

Typically after my workout class I run a few errands. I’m all sweaty and disheveled, but many of the places I frequent are on my route home, so it makes sense to take care of them when I’m already out and about. But today my youngest daughter (home from college for a month) had gone…

Not a Bad Little Haul for $21

Playing around with a new template for my blog. Not sure if this is the one I’ll stick with or not. Likely it will morph a bit more! (Leaning towards putting dynamic content on my home page.) A couple of new features which excite me but probably no one else…I have my own domain now…

Summertime Mode

I’ve been enjoying summer and I hope you have been too! Last week my husband and I went to a great blues band concert in our downtown. One of those fabulous freebies! You know I was up there dancing. (Life is too short not to dance!) And in a few weeks it’s our annual block…