Category Archives: Thrifting

Columbus, Ohio: Volunteers of America Sale

For those of you in the greater Columbus, Ohio area… Volunteers of America is having a sale on August 17th. You bring in a 13 gallon trash bag full of donations and you get 25% your total purchase – storewide. … Continue reading

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Where can I find…?

I love to hunt for treasures and there are certain “go-to” spots in/around Columbus that I’ll hit for specific things. Do I want to give away secrets? Sure, why not. It isn’t a good “business” move, but I figure those who … Continue reading

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The man in the alley

I love meeting unusual people; unique folks, not cookie-cutter humans, y’know? I met such a guy recently and this sign was how he lured me into his alley…Isn’t it an awesome sign? Really fantastic. This is a guy who knows what … Continue reading

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A light touch

I’m pretty good at seeing possibilities, and usually the biggest problem I have is focusing on just one of the possibilities. Yes, I am often a victim of paralysis by analysis. I know I can over think things… even the smallest of … Continue reading

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Tower of Terror

I need a van, or a pickup truck, heck… I’d settle for a well-natured camel (sans the spitting, of course) to carry things back to my house. I get so peeved when I see something and the only thing standing between … Continue reading

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Shopping Frenzy

I took Friday and Monday today off work (the vacation days were piling up and I needed a mental health break). I’ve had the chance to do some roaming over the long weekend: Goodwill, Habitat, a few yard sales, Goodwill … Continue reading

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