Tags » Treasures

Vintage blue leaf dishes

I love pretty dishes and special serving pieces. I do my best to pull them out regularly and not leave them shut up in a cupboard. 466 more words


Treasures of Time

This past weekend I briefly took a step back in time.  I attended a reunion of friends from my youth.  As a young girl I attended a Baptist Church and became very active within the youth group.   535 more words

Photography Meanderings

The Appraisal

At Central Watch, a woman with silver hair waited. Her red pill box hat capped her bob and accompanied her wool camel coat well. She had been wearing this outfit, or something like it, for at least 50 years. 242 more words


Thrift scores

Sometimes when thrifting, you get lucky. I saw these and the colors, design and delicacy immediately caught my eyes. I usually don’t buy porcelain or china but I had a tough time putting these down. 221 more words

READ MY CHEST (or hat, or backpack)!

#52essays2017 – Essay #5 – Jan. 29 – Feb. 4, 2017 (Completed 2.19.17)

On the day of the Women’s March several weekends ago (Jan. 2,037 more words


Garage Sale March 24 and 25

The entire Claremore community will be looking for treasures at our semi-annual First United Methodist Church gigantic garage sale.  The entire Family Life Center will be transformed into a bargain hunters paradise.   149 more words

Advertisements in women's magazines

Below is a selection of advertisements found on the back covers of women’s magazines.  In addition to advertisements for lotions, makeup, and sewing machines, as you would expect, there are also advertisements for banks and insurance companies.   71 more words