Tag Archive: yard sale

The 4 Moms Spring Clean

Sick Isabella

Or at least some of them do. You know what they say about the best laid plans… Yesterday I spent much of the day holding this precious sick baby girl   and loving every single second of it. God is so very good that even in the midst of sickness, the direct result of sin,…

Yard Sale Saturday: Big Girl Clothes

I’m thankful for warm weather, better health and yard sales.  This was a great week for clothes for my two oldest girls (ages 12 and 13, sizes girls 14 and ladies 4).Three cute tops, two pairs of denim capris and two pairs of khaki capris all in very nice condition for $.50 each.A flashy, girly…

Consignment Sales: Yard Sale Saturday

little girls skirts from consignment sale

There seems to be a new trend in consignment sales.  Has it hit your area?  A move from regular consignment shops to several week long or weekend long consignment sales.  These are mega consignment sales, not like the ones hosted at local churches.  It’s hard on the regular consignment shops and for MONTHS after these…

Yard Sale Saturday: Slim Pickin’s

Just so you don’t think that I find amazing deals every time I go out, I thought I’d include one of my less productive Saturdays. (Remember that I post at least a week behind on these yard sale posts.) I spent $1.50 today, plus $10 of some one elses money. I bought this Spirograph set…

Yard Sale Saturday: Trains

I’m posting this (and every) yard sale Saturday a week behind, in other words I found all of these things last week BEFORE Colby’s train birthday. Mark was out of town camping with the big boys, so I shopped with the 5 girls and 2 boys.  You’ll see that the kids did well with their…

Yard Sale Saturday

Another wonderful week at yard sales.  I actually turned up my nose at these brand new, Pottery Barn kids white organic cotton matelasse coverlets because they were  $15 a piece.  Yes, passed them up even though I was looking for two white, matelasse spreads to match the full size that we already have in the…

Yard Sale Rules

Here are some of the rules that I use for shopping at yard sales.  These are my rules that I use for myself.  Some may work for you and some may not.  Feel free to leave a comment telling me what rules you have when shopping at yard sales. The Olive Rules, where to go:…

Yard Sale Saturday: My Pottery Barn Connection

Well the jury is in and those of you who commented want to hear about my yard sale rules, so I will plan to post them before next Saturday. Today was another productive day for me.   I found this Omagles construction set with all the pieces and the box still intact.  Since it will be…