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Afternoon Delight

Funny how you can live in the same city half your life and still not know some of its great treasures. I’m lucky that I have a job that takes me into all sorts of nooks and crannies around town, and normally I’m running on just a granola bar &…

Pocketfull of Sunshine

Pocketfull of Sunshine

Can you stand it? The most precious, sunny yellow, polka-dot umbrella (with stand) EVA! Circa 1960’s, looks like it came right outta Barbara Eden’s backyard! Estate sale find today, hang on, wait for it….$5 dolla! Just added a big dollop of happiness to my back deck, now please pass the…

Peace on Earth, Goodwill to Me

Goodwill by definition means “cheerful acquiescence”. That sums up the experience that took all of ten minutes just recently at my local Goodwill store! I can drive by several times a week and not feel the tug to stop in, but then there’s the moments like this where it whispers to me…