I bought a Nespresso cup box at the thrift shop the other day and the lady at the checkout was like “yeah it’s great coffee and I love George Clooney and yadiblah” and all I could say was nah I drink my coffee by the pot but this thing is just PERFECT for my pencils.

05 October 2016 · 0 comments

Wow, it’s been a while since my last post. I’ve decided to try and take up blogging again eventhough life is a bit too full of things these days. Over the weekend I took some pictures of my ever changing kitchen and realized I hadn’t even posted any of my lovely thrift finds. So here […]

23 September 2015 · 0 comments

School has finally started again, so things are going back to normal. I’m trying to get back into blogging again now that I have some more time. Here are some items I thrifted during the holidays.   Looking forward to catching up on all your blogposts and see what you’ve been up to these past […]

02 September 2014 · 0 comments

Don’t get me wrong; I love going shopping with my son. But there are these moments when unexpected lonesomeness can be such a treat. My son could play at a friend’s house and as I went home I figured I could take a little detour past the thrift shop. I hardly ever look in the […]

14 April 2014 · 5 comments

To be honest, I felt in the last few weeks that I just wanted to buy things because I wasn’t happy. You know that feeling? When you walk around your local shop and you just see things to buy, instead of beautiful object with a story to them. Last week the boy and I both […]

24 March 2014 · 3 comments

The thing with not getting things done – for whatever reason – is that they become larger than life in my mind. My unfinished kitchen was one of those monsters in my closet. Last week I took some serious advantage of my boyfriend, his car and ability to lift heavy things with a smile on […]

04 February 2014 · 0 comments

I’m the kind of person who accidentally puts bleech in the dishwater and scrub everything shiny clean with a steel sponge before noticing those pretty decorated plates are now white. That’s why I like Pyrex because it even survives most of [i]my[/i] housekeeping talents. The only thing you will never find in my house is […]

24 October 2012 · One comment