Category Archives: thrifted and found

Thrift store regrets

You know how some people have buyer’s remorse? Well after visiting my favorite local thrift stores, I usually have buyer’s regret. If I had a dollar for every beautiful piece of furniture or cool dress that I’ve left behind, I’d … Continue reading

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Five things

If you’d like to read news that makes your cry…tears of joy, I recommend Daily Good. Another good one is yes! magazine. I picked up a like new wool and cashmere coat from the thrift store last week for a … Continue reading

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Food and Flamenco

My (not so) mysterious trip was back to my beloved hometown, New York. I had to delay my trip a day as L and the boys got pretty ill with some 24 hour bug. I got to town and hit … Continue reading

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Love the place you live: Olde Towne Portsmouth

Saturday morning I went to Portsmouth, primarily for the Olde Towne First Saturday antique and flea market. It’s my new favorite local market. There was something for everyone here! I circled around several times to go to my favorite booths … Continue reading

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Finch’s pet betta, Speedy Eiffel Tower, died last week and after his sadness wore off, he decided he would like a new one. The Blues joined our family on Thursday.┬áL was off the entire weekend, a rarity, and so we … Continue reading

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