Thrift Store Finds

Milk Glass Pedastal Bowl 2

The last few visits to my local Thrift Store have been so disappointing but last Saturday I had a few extra minutes so I took a chance and I didn’t quite hit the jackpot but I did pick up a few good items.  I love milk glass but didn’t even own one piece until this one….isn’t it lovely?  It is a milk glass pedestal bowl and it was only $3.99!!! I can use it for everyday display or fruits or {Read More}

Dollar Store Princess

Dollar Store Princess finished

I was at the Dollar Store a few weeks ago and saw the cutest small white frames with glass and white ribbons {to hang them} and thought they could be used for something…so I bought three. I was at Michael’s and saw a really cute rub-on ~ It’s Not Easy Being A Princess….I bought this having no idea what I would use it for…I mean I have all boys…can’t make anything for them with this…but it was cute…sooo…I bought it. {Read More}

Mama Bird Nest Necklace

Mama Bird Nest Necklace 1

How cute is this necklace????  I subscribe to Groop Dealz and this is the deal today….I so want this! If you would like it also or would like to sign up for Groop Dealz here is the link…just for you.  ; ) mama bird hugs, mb

Who Needs Vera Bradley?

Darice Purse and Wallet set

I love Vera Bradley purses…I see them everywhere… niece has some and she even has the diaper bag…..I really, really wanted one…but I didn’t want to spend the money….. but….. A few weeks ago I was in a local craft store with my husband {who had no idea that I was desirous of ~insert covetous~ of one of those handbags}……he noticed the little beauty above and said, “Hey, sweetie…..I think you would like this….why don’t you get it?”….oh my goodness….yippee…..and… {Read More}

Arby’s Free Sandwich Coupon ~ Yummy, Yummy!


Arby’s has an awesome coupon offer valid from 05/09/2011 through 05/15/2011.  The sandwich alone costs $4.29 {at my local Arby’s}.  My husband and I went for lunch and for the cost of a 22-ounce drink each we had a great meal. hugs, mb

Yard Sale Finder, Garage Sale Finder & a Groovy App

yard sale treasure map

  Yard sales, garage sales, estate sales…..woot woot… in the Northeast this upcoming weekend is the official kickoff of yard sale/garage sale season….{according to me…so, maybe it really isn’t official…but!}. In any event, I found some websites and an app to track down those sales…which to me is definitely better than driving around aimlessly looking for signs….and who wants to waste time or gas…..eeek! Yard Sale Treasure Map Garage Sale Finder Yard Sale Search Yardies Garage Sale Rover App Per {Read More}

DIY Free Greeting Card Organizer

Card Organizer 1

I have been on an organization, declutter, redecorate and reuse ‘kick’ lately.  I have a dresser that I keep computer paper, mailing supplies, camera accessories, etc. in……I also keep a box of greeting cards in there.  I was going through the dresser a few days ago and realized how many cards I never sent because I couldn’t find them {ugh}…so I thought I would organize the cards.  I didn’t want to buy anything new…I just wanted to use what I {Read More}

Elle Decor Magazine ~ 1 year for $5.39


Elle Decor Magazine is Best Deal Magazines Deal of the Day….get 1 year {9 issues} for $5.39.  This deal is available until midnight EST August 12th {today}! The cover price for this is $90.00 so at $5.39 it really is a Deal of the Day! decorating hugs, mb

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