Category Archives: Housewares

Ace of Plates

As a fan of both playing cards and odd-shaped tableware, this was an exciting find. A little dinged up, but at $4 it’s probably cheaper than a deck of playing cards.


Fancy, Fruity Plates

My six or so years of French classes have finally paid off.


These are the kinds of plates that are too nice to eat off of, thus making them useless. Can’t imagine why they wound up at a Goodwill…




Ice Cream Cone Plates!

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These are the perfect unnecessary plates for your summer dessert.  You have no idea how tempted I was to buy these.

Ice Cream Plates

Acorn Candle

Acorn Candle

What a NUTTY candle.

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I was disappointed when it wasn’t acorn scented.

A Special Mug for a Special Teacher

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A cup of inspiration for all the great teachers out there.

Found this at the Thrift Korral in La Mesa.

Tiger Tea Set

Leopard Tea Set

I feel like $10 is too much for this, but then again I’m not a middle-aged woman.

Found this at the St. Vincent de Paul thrift store in El Cajon, Ca.

A Special Case for That Special Tomato in Your Life

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For some reason someone thought this would be a good product.

Tomato Case

I can’t imagine a world in which I’d ever buy this.  Then again, it caught my attention enough to take multiple photographs of it…

This Mess is a Place!

This Mess is a Place!

I knew I had to buy this as soon as I saw it.

It’s now in my room…somewhere…

New Mexico: Land of Enchantment

New Mexico: Land of Enchanment

I wasn’t “enchanted” enough to pay $6 for this.

Who doesn’t need a set of sheep glasses?

At only $0.50 each they’re a baaargain…

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