Tag Archives: Books

Private Stash: Vintage Illustrations

The urge to thrift has been taken over by the urge to nest. Everything I look at feels like it should be wiped down, sanitized and/or organized. Recently I moved all of my son’s toys out of the living room and back into the nursery. This included all of his…er…my vintage books. We had way […]

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Private Stash: The Night Before Christmas

Our family does have a few Christmas traditions, and one of my favorites is pulling out our large box of vintage holiday books. Last year my son didn’t care too much about them. He’d sit and flip through them all. But this year he’s really excited and I read a few every day. His favorite […]

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A Beach Vacation

This week at my house it’s all about preparing for our family vacation next week to the Outer Banks in North Carolina. We are getting pretty excited. It will be a vacation full of firsts: first plane flight and first time at the ocean for my two boys. So I thought I would share this […]

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Weekend Finds Part 2: The Trash Pile

As you can tell from Angela’s post yesterday we turned our bummer of a morning around pretty darn fast. Our very first stop, following our failed attempt at garage sale-in’, made up for it. It all started at a very fun and cute store called, JP Knacker in Gilbert, IA. We chatted with the owner of […]

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