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Thrifting haul

New York City boasts hundreds of little thrift stores, but luckily I’ve got one two minutes away from my suburban home, tucked at the back of a teeny church. 160 more words

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Getting into gear for gardening

I had an awesome surprise when I went shopping at Aldi today: packages of summer and perennial bulbs and rhizomes for just $1.69, $4.30 less than what had been advertised in the weekly circular. 126 more words


Aging ironically: The twenty-foe birthday edition(OOTD)

I had a b-day yesterday.

I love my b-days because they’re always happy events full of people close to me who are actually enjoying themselves. I hate my b-days when I have to go to work. 379 more words


Scored thriftiness OOTD: high-waist pants and office smartassery

Sometimes I like to dress up. Like really dress up, almost formal.

Although my work wear is a white doctor’s-like coat, I wear my own clothes underneath. 419 more words


My top tips for charity shopping

The beauty of us is we’re all wired up differently. Some of us prefer starters to desserts. Some of us love rummaging for bargains whilst others vote for structure and organisation. 714 more words


Dressy Casual

All black is classic and works for nearly any occasion, which is why I love it so much. It could also be the New Yorker in me that just leans towards neutrals but that’s a different story. 178 more words


Jumble Sale Bargains | Some of the Best!

Every year in our home-town there is a big jumble sale in aid of Save the Children and we have being going to it for as long as I can remember! 386 more words