Category: thrifting adventures

  • Mindful Money: Slow Fashion

    I’ve been having a sort of ongoing conversation about Slow Fashion over on Instagram lately. There is a part of me that has always loved the ‘hunt’ of finding clothes for a few dollars on the clearance racks or at Goodwill, but lately, I’ve begun to feel uncomfortable with even that. My dear friend Tonia…

  • Scope for the imagination…

    I asked my Beloved’s help with a project and he came through beautifully. We’ve long had some sort of Little Tikes play structure in our yards since my eldest could toddle. There’s always been a few little cars or tractors too. But lately, I realized in a bittersweet sort of way that those structures weren’t…

  • Margin…

    (my finds from the weekend) My Facebook status from this weekend read something like this: Tommorrow- me, myself, and I- coffee and thrifting. ♥ Much needed breathing room! I had the most “likes” I had ever received on a status update. I got the giggles in the middle of a dusty antique booth as my phone kept…

  • Here and there: Favorite Finds…

    I’m in a bit of time warp, blogging wise. There have been so many things I wanted to say, wanted to link to, you know- here and there? So it’ll be all over the place for a little bit. —- I have shared our financial story a little bit here. In a brief summary, we…

  • The thrill of the hunt…

    I had such a lovely weekend. The grandparents kindernapped their favorite kiddos, which means James and I suddenly had twenty four hours of escape. The best sort of surprise, I think.  We knew just what to do with it. An exploration expedition was called for, and the search was on. Chief on our list: a…