Tag Archive: flotsam and jetsam

Dec 15

A Very Vintage-y Christmas


For the first time in a few years we actually put up a tree, and I’m super excited to use some of the mid-century holiday ornaments that I’ve collected from estate sales over the past year!  I am madly in love with 50’s and 60’s glass ornaments – and these pop up in estate sales …

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Feb 20

“I’m gonna pop some tags, only got $20 in my pocket….”

“I wear your granddad’s clothes I look incredible I’m in this big ass coat From that thrift shop down the road” -‘Thrift Shop’ – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (Video lyrics include profanity, not safe for work) I’ll admit that, a few years ago, there were an AWFUL lot of polo shirts and jeans in my …

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Apr 22

Mason Jar Salads

Don't they look yummy?

Blog posts discussing Mason jar salads (for example – here, here, and here) have been popping up all over the place lately.  I’ve been working out and trying to eat healthier for the past month or so, and this seemed like JUST the thing to try. Now, I KNOW I have a bunch of Mason jars …

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Apr 21

Steampunk and pirates and faeries, oh my!


Today we went to the Festival of Legends, a new faerie/fantasy faire here in North Carolina.  It’s definitely a small show, in it’s first year – but lots of heart and tons of potential.  Since this was a fantasy faire… I really had nothing to wear.  Anything fantasy-ish that I own is either WAY too …

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