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I woke up today in the same mood I went to bed with the previous night. That mood was a bit black, not pitch, but certainly a moonlight free night with only the occasional pinhole of starlight black. 382 more words


Recent Thrift Scores

We have undergone a majorly hard purge lately, chucking out a surplus of underused items including an exercise bike, spare fabric, old sheets and dishtowels, clothes, books, knick knacks, knives and utensils, reusable bags, stinky dog carrier, bottles, cans, jars, carbouys, snowboard goggles, gloves and boots, cardboard, garden plant pots, outdated documents, the file cabinet, old rusted bike, roof rack, metal bed frame, and mooooore. 363 more words


Not My Memories... 

This is about a family memento not a Guy Pearce Memento. I’m taking a bit of break from introspective blog posts, and returning to a more reactive post. 310 more words

New Succulents

My sister made us a really gorgeous wedding cake with fondant succulents on the top, and after we ate it I thought it would be nice to get a “wedding” succulent we can continue to enjoy and that would serve as a reminder of our ceremony (I actually have 3 African violets that were propagated from flowers used at my Mom’s wedding ceremony as well). 82 more words


Seashells & Containers 

Sunday morning estate sales are the best. Some late morning casual browsing with no pressure from the early birds. Honestly I thought all the good stuff would be taken, but I got lucky and found some small items for $3. 63 more words


Transformation Complete

Hi Everyone,

I know it’s been a while since I introduced you to the odd shaped birdcage…but I finally completed the hanging planters! I just needed to borrow my dad’s dremel to break the spot welds holding the two wire tops together. 93 more words


The Candle & Fishbowl

With all the yard sales lately, I have acquired a bunch of random stuff like this candle & fishbowl.

They were both missing something, so I attempted to combine them. 55 more words