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Weekend Finds: The Highway Sale

This weekend I decided to hit a highway sale. While I love tag sales, auctions, estate sales and even normal garage sales, I’m always on the fence about highway sales. They are usually held each year at the same time in the same towns along the same stretch of highway—and often you’ll find the same […]

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Small Size, Big Style

We all like to go out and find those big finds, but sometimes it seems that some of the biggest finds aren’t very big at all. Lately it seems that for all the square-footage eating things I drag home, it’s still often the little things that make me smile the most. Here’s a round-up of […]

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Weekend Finds: A Bang and a Fizzle

My shopping plans for this past weekend looked strong at the outset—freestyle garage saling, bookended with major events. Indeed it started with a bang as I took a half day from work to hit an early fundraiser sale on Thursday. Tammy had been hyping the sale since last year and I knew if I missed […]

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Private Stash: Westclox Baby Ben

I snagged this vintage alarm clock at a tag sale the few weeks ago. It is a Westclox Baby Ben. Westclox first started making Baby Ben alarm clocks in 1910. This design was first released in 1964 and had a run that lasted until 1981. The bottom edge of the face has “made in U.S.A.” […]

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Weekend Haul

This past weekend turned out to be great for whetting our chops for spring thrifting, when every weekend is an endless buffet of sales. We set out early with only one sale on our radar, but we ended up at three estate sales, multiple thrift stores and went home with a van load of goodies. […]

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