Monthly Archives: October 2012

Upcycling. Reuse and Recycle

Originally posted on thrift shopper for peace:
My tagline says “reuse, refresh, rethink, repeat.” Upcycling, I believe, is a great example of reusing, refreshing and rethinking. Today’s Vancouver Sun has an article titled “Upcycling hits the home show”, all about…

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Sunday Grocery Shopping. At the 99cents Store?

Sunday grocery shopping at the 99 cents store?? Usually I do my grocery shopping at the local Ralph’s or Vons or Trader Joe’s… you know, what we think of as the “normal” grocery stores, right?  I had no idea how great my neighborhood 99 … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Granola for $1.50

Good morning everyone and Happy Saturday!  I love granola with my yogurt and decided it was time to make my own simple version at home. Here’s the recipe I used: Peanut Butter Granola 2 tbsp creamy peanut butter 2 tbsp honey … Continue reading

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Celebrate Flip Flop Friday with Wine!

Happy Flip Flop Friday everyone! I had no idea there was such a thing as a flip-flop brand of wine. I found this wine earlier in the week at the grocery store.  Really cute label and a fun way to celebrate Friday! … Continue reading

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Thrift Trader. Everything $5.99 or 4/$20

Once again, I found myself rummaging thru stacks and racks of stuff at the Thrift Trader in Ocean Beach. This all happened the same afternoon sipping my Vanilla Latte. You can’t go wrong at this place with things priced 4/$20.  They have … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – October 10

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Humble Hippie. Cute Accessories.

Hello Everyone! Just wanted to pass along some great photos I took over the weekend in Ocean Beach. Of course, I stopped by the Humble Hippie on Newport Avenue. While sipping my Vanilla Latte I couldn’t resist doing a little … Continue reading

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