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“Don’t Get Rid of It Yet!” Part Four: Stuffed Animals

The world has millions and millions of stuffed animals. And while some are treasured toys, never to be parted with in childhood, some are destined for the donate pile. But before you donate, make sure that it isn’t worth some … Continue reading

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“Don’t Get Rid of It Yet!” Part Two: Dolls

Dolls are some of the hardest toys to part with in your childhood.  The love, interactions, and activities that are shared with dolls creates a great attachment to these toys. HOWEVER. If you have a pile of dolls that don’t … Continue reading

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Move over “Hello Kitty!”, there’s a new cat in town.  And it’s really sought after. Let me introduce to you “Pusheen”.  I’m not going to pretend I know the whole back story to this cat.  I just know that if … Continue reading

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Some thrifting words and phrases defined….

For the novice or the expert, these may come in handy: As-is: From the latin word “As” which means “garbage” and the latin word “is” which means “with a price tag”. Sold: Please sit on me. Please put your stuff … Continue reading

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Thrifting Blog Digest-#58

A  Rundown of  Some Great Thrifting Posts Found on the Internet Catching their eye!…Read here. “Check” out this BOLO!….Read here. The science of packaging….Read here. Play around with this BOLO!….Read here. STOP! Don’t throw that away!….Read here. Where did I … Continue reading

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When it’s hot, people are constantly looking for “cool”. And what keeps things cool?  A cooler! Keep your eye out for the Yeti brand of cooler. These are highly sought after for their durability and insulation features.  Used Yeti coolers … Continue reading

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When I’m thrifting,  I love going through those bins of kitchen utensils looking for interesting ones I don’t have.  I’ll now be keeping my eyes open for the “Foley” brand of kitchen utensils. These vintage utensils (serving spoons, spatulas, forks, … Continue reading

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Labor Day will be here before you know it….and so will all the crab boils! Be ready for the seafood rush (and fall stewing season) with any stock pots you may have in your inventory! Used stock pots sell between … Continue reading

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If you’re like me, you’ve broken your share of dishes and cups. The nice thing about Ebay, is that you can find just about anything you have broken.  And that includes lids. A lot of us may pass over a … Continue reading

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It’s REALLY hot outside, so this item may really seem out of season. In your thrifting adventures, keep your eye out for the Webkinz Timber Wolf stuffed animal! Most of these are selling between $50-$300 on Ebay. If they still … Continue reading

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