Monthly Archives: October 2011

How to be thrifty & not spendy & look fabulous

I like mixing my thift store finds creatively with my usual wardrobe. Here are a few key tips to do that: New shoes, old clothes: If you’re wearing a thrift store skirt that’s getting a bit threadbare, distract the eye with … Continue reading

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Moving box pile

I’m just about done packing!

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Stay Classy San Diego: Dumpster Dive with Dignity

Picture this it’s 10:30 at night and I’m outside getting ready to toss the trash into the dumpster.  I hear a slight rustling… could it be a rat? (I hate rats!)  And then, an older gentleman popped up out of the dumpster … Continue reading

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Waterfall in the kitchen

This morning I woke up to a small flood in my kitchen. Soggy counter and mushy carpet. Not good times when I’m trying to pack to move!! (thank God I’m almost out of the yucky Nobel Court!

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Getting boxes packed to move!

No thrift shopping for me this weekend. I’m packing for a move and taking stuff TO the thrift store.

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Visions of Halloween

Sometimes a picture really is worth a thousand words.  October is my favorite month and for me Halloween marks the beginning of the fun holiday season.  For October, November and December we have some kind of celebration every month!!  I … Continue reading

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What to buy at thrift stores for travelling

What to Buy at a Thrift Store Before Heading off on travels: Jeans, pants, shorts, and skirts. You’d be surprised how quickly even denim gets worn out when you wear the same pair of pants all the time. So don’t … Continue reading

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