If You Love Deals …

Deals.  They make my heart beat faster. They make me smile. I just love them. Love them! It must be the thrift junkie in me. Things are more enjoyable, more appreciated when I know I got the best bang for my buck. So, with a hefty dose of frugality running through my veins I couldn’t […]

10 Reasons I Love Thrifting WIth My Children

Welcome to the April 2014 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Parenting Fears This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Code Name: Mama and Hobo Mama. This month our participants have shared stories and wisdom about family pastimes. *** For awhile after Jemma + Max were born I stopped […]

GUEST POST /// Thrifting Tips From a Master

Emma from Your Fonder Heart has been a long favorite blogger of mine! She’s such a genuine spirit and is full of amazing stories about wellness, birth and one of my favorite topics, thrifting. Today she’s stopping by to share her tips and tricks for thrifting success … please help me welcome Emma! I am […]

Thrifty Treasures a la LMNOP

This weekend marks the end of deal season for me :( The weather has turned, so no yard sale-ing and LMNOP is the final consignment sale in my area until next spring. I’d be in a puddle of tears had I not found such amazing deals last night, but since I did, I’ll hold strong […]

Just Between Friends | Ready, Set, Shop

Eek! I had a blast at the Just Between Friends consignment sale this evening! I found treasures for Jemma’s birthday – Minnie Mouse and a practically new Dora Pillow Pet, clothes and shoes for both kids and a Sesame Street potty seat to hopefully convince Jemma that her little potty isn’t the only cool one […]

Thrifty Love

All my cleaning efforts around the house birthed a hefty load of random that needed to move out of our lives. So, the other week we had a garage sale! Thanks to Dominic’s stellar signs and my appealing Craigslist ad we had lots of visitors and many swift goodbyes to all the crap we’ve carted […]

Just Between Friends Favorites + Finds

Deals kind of make my heart go pitter patter.  Target sales? Love ’em! Goodwill score? Bring it on! Twice (or sometimes thrice!) a year consignment sales? Ohmygoodnessgracious, YES! JBF Olympia held a winter sale this past November and boy, did I make out like a bandit. Here’s a peek at a few of my favorite […]

Behind the Scenes of JBF

The other week I gave the 411 on my experience with Just Between Friends consignment sales. It’s Spring sale season and I couldn’t be more excited for the consigning and shopping adventures that are just around the corner! I thought it might be fun to give you a behind the scenes peek at the gal […]

Just Between Friends Consigning 101

I first fell in love with Just Between Friends when I was pregnant with Jemma. I’ve always been a thrifter, but welcoming a new baby was exactly the event I needed to let my shopping passion fly.  You see, Just Between Friends is the ultimate baby sale. It’s a cross between a garage sale and […]