junk · weekly challenge · Weekly Prompt

Odds and Ends, Maybe Junk?

Junk is the photo challenge for Weekly Prompts and I had a great time finding all kind of ‘stuff’ that I couldn’t name or even describe. See more ‘junk’ pictures at https://weeklyprompts.com/2019/02/09/photo-challenge-junk/.. Old sombreros, cattle heads, and other ‘items’ some might consider Junk …    Platters, Crosses,a Lantern, and is that a Silver Pitcher? Advertisements

Collections · humor · junk · magnets · Stuff

Magnets = Stuff

Stuff. It’s all those things that are hanging around us that we seem to accumulate magically. I’ve decided I have well placed magnets throughout my body, just waiting to latch onto something that matches my electric fields. We may be preprogrammed with certain types of magnets installed at conception, just waiting to be united with… Continue reading Magnets = Stuff

antiques · Beauty · blogging 201 · fairs · friends · furnishings · humor · junk · musings

But Its My Junk!

Now I don’t want to appear judgmental about what folks like and don’t like, but I must admit I’m a bit surprised at people’s taste in decorating. In a recent post I wrote about walking around the antique fair tents and being absolutely amazed what people want and are willing to buy. Then they put those interesting… Continue reading But Its My Junk!

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But I Need That Dickie!

Downsizing is never easy. Downsizing someone else’s lifelong accumulation is exhausting. The saga of relocating my stepmother was heard around the neighborhood with loud cries for mercy, extended longing for items not looked at or remembered for decades, and assurances that the move would end her life. It is heart wrenching to uproot someone from their home… Continue reading But I Need That Dickie!

antiques · blogging 201 · gardens · humor · junk · yards

Who Wouldn’t Want This?

The twice a year antique fair is underway and thousands of people are scouring the tents to find something they just can’t live without. I took a walk through just one section of the miles of displays and was amazed at some of the unique items that someone surely wanted. Why else would they be… Continue reading Who Wouldn’t Want This?