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The Business of Reselling

At the beginning of a new year, many people begin to look into ways of making extra money in the upcoming months.  Reselling items is usually on that list of possible ways. But what if you are interested in it to not … Continue reading

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“Out with the old and…..into the thrift stores!”

The holiday season is over….but a new thrifting season just heated up! After the holidays, people like to donate all the items they just replaced.  Also, people like those great last minute tax write-offs. Appliances, toys, clothes…you name it! January is a GREAT … Continue reading

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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 Three: Puzzles

Puzzles are a great activity any time of the year! But once the puzzle has completed, it’s time to move on to another one.  And that means…. MORE puzzles! But what to do with that old puzzle? Well, you could … 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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Thrifting Blog Digest- #59

A  Rundown of  Some Great Thrifting Posts Found on the Internet With spring break around the corner, this is helpful…..read here. Parts is parts….BOLO! Read…here. Wow! Now THAT’S some upcycling/recycling!…read here. Guaranteed giggles….read here. BOLO book…read here. Winter wear…defined…..read here. … 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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Dooyahavwun?

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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Dooyahavwun?

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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Dooyahavwun?

I’ve written before about some back issues of magazines being valuable. The interesting thing is that they don’t even have to be particularly old to be worth some money.  The magazine “The Fretboard Journal” came out in 2005 and it’s … Continue reading

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