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Knowledge is power….

Last Friday, I saw an ad for an estate sale that said the house was “packed”. And it was in my town.  It just doesn’t get better than that. Or does it? I normally don’t like to wait in line … Continue reading

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I seriously have had dreams like this….

Wowzers. You gotta read this.

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Yo-ho-ho and a bottle of water….

In an earlier post, I mentioned that I had purchased a metal detector at an estate sale.  Well, today was the day my son and I broke it in…. In my head, my dreams….my vision if you will….I pictured us … Continue reading

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Time for some REAL treasure hunting…

This past week had a gob of estate sales, but one in particular was outstanding. It was advertised as a 3 day sale starting on Friday, so I headed over as soon as I could on Friday morning.  A couple … Continue reading

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It’s Flippin’ Friday! #29

It’s that great time of the week again….Flippin’ Friday!  We have now have TWO weeks of sales to report…so let’s hear them all! Last week, we “shook things up” and shared stories of disappointing sales….and trust me…you can learn a … Continue reading

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OMmmmmmmmmm…….

There’s a calming, steady rainfall outside my window this morning. Just perfect for a “Treasure Haiku”. tag says one dollar a rip, some wear, and one eye a small price for love   Feeling creative?  Share your  “Treasure Haiku” in … Continue reading

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“I Thunk for Junk!” Round #10

One of these greeting cards recently sold for $57.78 on Ebay.  Can you guess which one? (Answer below)   A)Unused Jim Henson “Muppets” birthday card     B) Vintage Superman birthday card     C)Unused Boynton friendship card with envelope … Continue reading

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OOO-La-La!!

This past week was a little slower than the fantabulous week I had before….but I did find something fun…. On the way to a neighborhood sale, I spotted a sale being set up in a church parking lot.  It was … Continue reading

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It’s Flippin’ Friday! #23

Hip! Hip! Hooray!!!!! It’s Flippin’ Friday! Again…thank you all for contributing your stories.  I know its opened a whole new way of looking at thrift stores and garage sales for a lot of us! Last week we had stories of … Continue reading

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A Week to Remember….WOW!

I thought about you guys all weekend and couldn’t wait to do this post. I wish I could have smushed you all in the car with me. Seriously…this was one of the best treasure hunting weekends (and weeks) I’ve had … Continue reading

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