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Summertime…Moments, Finds, Sales

Summer is an emotional time for me. Lots of good childhood memories…riding bikes, swimming in neighbors’ pools, playing with Barbies. But later in life, it heralded a season of deaths. (This summer marks the 15th anniversary of my mother’s death to melanoma. I still miss her like crazy.) So while summer can be delightful, it is not an easy…

Oh Happy Hunting in New Territory

Realized I need to start expanding my thrifting territory if I wanted to grow my Etsy business (which is the plan!) so the other day I visited some Goodwills further afield. (Funny, how they all smell the same.) As always there was the plethora of newer, generic stuff: the cheap faux leather purses, the made in China…