Category Archive: Thrifting

Apr 05

Tips for odor-free clothing {Guest Post}

Hello friends, yesterday’s Goodwill thrifting haul was very successful and I can’t wait to show you what I got, but here is a picture of a pair of cute, yet too small shoes that I didn’t get!   Do you remember my YouTube video in which I talked about disinfecting accessories, well in that video I …

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May 22

Accessorized with Avon | Thankful Thursday

Hello Friends and Happy Thankful Thursday   This has been another blessed week, with our oldest being accepted into the CLSC Program at the University of Delaware and tonight our youngest is graduating from Appoqunimink High School!   I don’t let grass grow under my feet either because in addition to working full time outside …

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Apr 08

Donate Stuff, Create Jobs | Goodwill and The Ad Council

Most of you know that hubby will retiring this summer after 32+ years of service with the State of Delaware.  Although he will be leaving the School District he won’t be leaving the workforce…at least not entirely.  He may not know where the next phase of life will take him, he does vow not to …

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Mar 19

I Got it @Goodwill | Last Day of Winter

Hello Friends and Happy Goodwill Wednesday! This week’s thrifted outfit was worn on St. Patrick’s Day and it snowed! However, instead of complaining, I was glad as it was the perfect weather in which to wear a maxi skirt and riding boots because tomorrow is the first day of Spring!           …

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Mar 12

I Got It @Goodwill

Hello Friends and Happy Hump Day Wednesday Can you feel it?  Can you smell it?  Can you hear it?  Spring is right around the corner and the temps are rising, the air is clearer and the birds are chirping louder! Spring fever is definitely in full effect. Last week I wore this totally thrifted outfit …

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Feb 19

I Got it @Goodwill

Hello Friends and Happy Hump Day Wednesday!  Today’s totally thrifted outfit with the exception of the shoes was purchased at Goodwill.  Each piece was purchased separately from a Goodwill store either in Middletown or Smyrna.  In my mind I saw this outfit fitting differently, but hubby said it looked okay, so I stayed with it. …

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Feb 12

I Got It @Goodwill

Hello Friends and Happy Hump Day Wednesday!   Tonight is the night…is the night…is the night…for another major SNOWSTORM – gotta love it right – NOPE!  I don’t think the Robin’s in our neighborhood believes it either because they have been flying around enjoying the sun-filled days.  I truly feel in my heart of hearts …

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Feb 04

Texting Tuesday in the Cold

Hello Friends and Happy Texting Tuesday I recently read an article about touch screen gloves by The North Face company that allows users to use their Smartphones to text in the cold weather without having to remove them.  Being the frugal fashionista that I am, I doubt if I’ll ever purchase a pair considering the …

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Jan 30

Thankful For Being Thrifty

Hello Friends and Happy Thankful Thursday I recently read an article by my favorite financial advisor Michelle Singletary who is an author and Award Winning Nationally Syndicated Columnist for The Washington Post.  She wrote about the case of former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.  Seems like they got themselves into trouble for …

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Jan 29

WIWW – Totally Thrifted Turtlenecks

Hello Friends and Happy Hump Day Wednesday I have been sticking to my resolution of enjoying each day to it’s fullest and not just living for the weekend, however, to be honest, I am looking forward to Saturday!  The days are getting longer so there’s more light during my evening commute, but it’s still a …

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