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The Art of Garage Sales

Garage sales are just not my thing.There I said it.I understand why some people enjoy the experience. It is the thrill of the hunt. It's like an urban  safari and the weapons of choice are loonies and toonies. A giant Pokemon Go discovery/scaven...
by dawnponders on Jul 17, 2016

Why am I Surrounded by Idiots?

Case #1  I had gone to a Royal Farms store in Ocean City Maryland to pick up an out of state newspaper, Fruit Stripe gum and bailing twine. I also thumbed through the latest issue of “Independently Wealthy Long-Legged Nordic Women Looking fo...
by Cosmic Overdrive on May 24, 2016

Friday Frugal Finds: End table, rocking chair, and farmhouse bench

It has been quite a while since I have shared a Friday Frugal Finds post but in the last few weeks I have found and purchased several things I couldn’t wait to share with you.  Since we are moving, I am not in the market for lots of home furni...
by The Frugal Homemaker on Apr 15, 2016

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: Neighborhood yard sale finds!

Hey everyone!  happy Friday to you!  I hope you have some fun plans for this weekend.  And if you end up doing some thrifing or yard sale shopping pop over to my facebook page and share your finds – I LOVE to see what you find too. T...
by The Frugal Homemaker on Aug 28, 2015

9 Ways to Have a Stress-Free Garage Sale

Having a garage sale can be a lot of work, but they can also be rewarding. Here are some tips to help you have a stress-free experience.
by Hunter Happenings on Aug 3, 2015

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: Yard sale and Goodwill finds

My husband and I took a short overnight trip to Chattanooga last weekend and of course I was keeping my eyes out for a Goodwill (or two!).  We found a big one Saturday morning right in the same parking lot where we were getting our coffee that m...
by The Frugal Homemaker on Jun 12, 2015

About Today in Alexandria, Virginia

Your plans for today (May 30, 2015) in Alexandria, Virginia include these events: LIVE music, tours, parties, yard sales, fundraisers, and more!
by Red Brick Town on May 30, 2015

About This Weekend in Alexandria, Virginia May 29-31, 2015

Your plans for this weekend (May 29-31, 2015) in Alexandria, Virginia include these events: LIVE music, ROAMFest, farmers markets, fundraisers, and more!
by Red Brick Town on May 29, 2015

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: 1 hour to yard sale, a $20 bill, a full car, and a cookout

Two weeks ago I headed out early on Saturday morning.  We were hosting a big cookout that evening at our house and I still had cleaning and lots of preparation to do so I didn’t have long to yard sale.  But I knew of a big community wide...
by The Frugal Homemaker on May 29, 2015

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: Goodwill Target finds

Many times I walk in Goodwill, look around, and walk back out with nothing.    Prices too high, junk that I just don’t need, or whatever. But then occasionally, I walk in and find so much that I end up having to get a cart and leave...
by The Frugal Homemaker on May 22, 2015

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: Mirrors from Value Village and fun yard sale finds

I am so glad yard sale season is back!  It is just so much fun to find little things to turn our house into a home for super cheap.  I picked up these 2 pieces for $1 each at 2 separate yard sales.  I planning on making a gallery wall...
by The Frugal Homemaker on May 15, 2015

5 Reasons to Love Garage Sales

The post 5 Reasons to Love Garage Sales appeared first on Club Thrifty. There are a lot of reasons to love Spring in Central Indiana. After a long, cold winter, the birds are finally chirping and the grass is finally green. It’s also warm out,...
by Club Thrifty on May 4, 2015

Frugal Living: Yard Sale Tips

We usually try to have a yard sale every fall, but last year we decided to skip it and wait until spring, since Bellamy Blue would be done with more of the baby stuff. Today was our yard sale day, and we were hoping to declutter our home a little. Fo...
by Frugality Is Free on Jan 24, 2015

Yard Sale Tips

We usually try to have a yard sale every fall, but last year we decided to skip it and wait until spring , since Bellamy Blue would be done with more of the baby stuff. Today was our yard sale day, and we were hoping to declutter our home a little. F...
by Frugality Is Free on Jan 24, 2015

Suggestion on constructing a garage a more stylish and reliable

Suggestion on constructing a garage a more stylish and reliable – Building a structure apart from your house likewise suggests thinking about removed garage strategies that will certainly match your existing house. Developing an appealing yet p...
by HOME DESIGN TRENDS on Oct 1, 2014

Slow sales and no thrifting

We love summer around here but it seems like my kids short break has flow by!  We are year round school so it's only six weeks.  We have had cousins visit from Georgia and friends from Oregon, along with all the usual family parties and hap...
by Babe With a Budget on Jul 30, 2014

Garage Sale Stories July 12th

Dan was a brave soul and took our 9 year old up to Cub Scout Camp.   Greg is usually the one to wake me up to go while my oldest, Graham hold zero interest in this interest of mine.  But I promised him a doughnut and we got off to a very la...
by Babe With a Budget on Jul 14, 2014

What? Where Have I Been?

        How have so many months gone by since I've blogged?  Yikes.  I'm still here, listing my little heart out and listening to the crickets sing in my store while my listing numbers get higher...
by Babe With a Budget on Jun 27, 2014

16 things to look for that could make a fortune on ebay

Did you know that I sold on Ebay as a side job before the world of blogging? I sold some of our own random things, others that I had found at yard sales that I had a hunch might be worth something, and I also sold for some neighbors that had valuable...
by 320 Sycamore on Jun 19, 2014

Friday Frugal Finds: church yard sales, games, 25¢ vintage mason jar, and more

Last weekend was gorgeous and I was so excited to set some time aside to shop some yard sales.  I found 4-5 sales on Friday and then got up early to go to 2 church yard sales Saturday morning before some other events we had planned for the day.&...
by The Frugal Homemaker on May 9, 2014


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