Monthly Archives: January 2011

Retro Kitchenware

Happy Monday!! Oh. And it’s SUPERBOWL week!!! WOOOOOOHOOOOO! Linking up today with Apron Thrift Girl for Thrift Share Monday. A stupendous find this past week! I love love LOVE my new chrome canisters! Thinking they are 50’s-60’s era. Paid $4 … Continue reading

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For the love of Burt…

So remember the whole bizarre Burt Reynolds phenomenon?? After that post my blog started getting (and continues to get) at least 200-300 hits a day from random Burt fans. And finally…. FINALLY I got a comment from one of them. … Continue reading

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Thrift Share Monday….AND on to DALLAS!!!!!

Just have to get it off my chest now… EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!! AUUUUUUUUUUUGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHHHH!!! Packers going to the Superbowl!!! WOOOOOOHOOOOOOO Think I peed my pants a little bit yesterday during the game, but it’s all good. Pack is BACK people. Linking up with … Continue reading

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Five, Six, Pick Up Stix

Am I super creative with my post titles or what? OK-super sorry to my Wisconsin friends (and my two Canadian buds) because I know that your weather is NOWHERE near grilling weather, but you can totally tuck this away until … Continue reading

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Chocolate Mess

Man. I had such super high hopes for my tunnel of fudge cake and it sadly turned into a pile of fudge.  The premise was good, and it tasted delish, but the construction was seriously warped. The original 1966 Pillsbury … Continue reading

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Wishing For Spring and More Rambling

Can’t wait for spring so I can display my newest treasures. And also because I am tired of cold feet and chapped claw-like hands. Linking up with Apron Thrift Girl for Thrift Share Monday, my favorite day of the week! … Continue reading

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This my backyard. Ok, can’t lie since most of you are friends. Not my backyard. This is my backyard. And I miss it. I have been cold since Thanksgiving and I don’t love it. There must really be some truth … Continue reading

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