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The Vegetables

As we climbed out of Biggs, the Columbia River continued to show off its beauty. The rocks were less dramatic, but beautiful all the same, as the cliffs tucked into their soil blankets. 286 more words

Vegetables

Revamped Occasional Table

We grabbed this table off the side of the road last week, a little banged up but structurally sound. Honestly, I don’t understand the things that people throw away. 98 more words

DIY

A Hell Of A Deal

Anyone who knows me knows that there’s nothing I love more than a good deal, and to me that means free. I’m constantly scanning the free section of Kijiji, getting alerts from various Facebook groups and, I’m not ashamed to say, watching the side the of the road. 206 more words

Free Stuff!

Let's (sort of) make a coffee table

It was one of those dreary, cool days not at all the long-promised sunny and 50°. Why, why, must forecasters say these things? Because of their talk, I had days to get my hopes up about cheerier weather only to be cruelly duped. 751 more words

Making Stuff

Let's fix up a roadside find!

I took my bike out for a short spin and on my way home, I spied a piece of furniture by the road that hadn’t been there on the way out. 731 more words

Humor

Afternoon at the River

One hot sticky Sunday we packed a picnic and went to spend the afternoon on the banks of a river.  It was the perfect slow afternoon savoring the hot sunshine and the cool water. 73 more words

Out And About

Wherein my husband discovers my true level of crazy

It’s no secret. I love to go thrifting and yard sale-ing. When I was a kid my mom, gram, and I would frequently stop off at errant yard sales. 297 more words