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Getting the Best Deal Online

I do a lot of online shopping. When you are looking for something specific, as I often am, it is just the easiest way to get exactly what you want. Plus I rarely have time to go walking around. There are a few additional steps you can do when shopping online to get the best deal. Here is what I do. Google Shopping The first thing you can do is Google what…

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Estate Sales: Everything You Need to Know

Estate sales are my favorite place to source vintage and antique pieces. I enjoy them for several reasons. For one, each house usually has a specific decor style so if you find a house with a lot of items you like you can do a lot of fun shopping in one place, and skip the ones that don’t look appealing to you. There isn’t as much digging as there is in antique…

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New Favorites from Opalhouse at Target

Some new items have come out from Target’s Opalhouse collection which I love! I sifted through all of it to round of some favorites I am considering buying. No affiliate links, just sharing somethings I have been eyeing myself. Enjoy! Set of 2 12″x24″ Floral Line Drawing Framed Canvas  // $34.99 Lumbar Ditsy Floral with Corner Tassels // $19.99 2pc Leopard Bookend Set Blue // $25.49 12″ x 12″ Love and Be…

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Three Walmart Hosting Favorites

One of my favorite places to get home goods is Walmart. They have a decent selection in the store for when you need things ASAP, but they have a wonderful selection online. In this post we are focusing on three essentials I have and use for dinner parties as well as everyday activities. Better Homes & Gardens 20 Piece Arlo Flatware Set – Mirror Finish This flatware set is a steal. I…

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All about Fine China

Did you ever have that one collector’s toy as a kid that you weren’t allowed to take out of the packaging and play with? That is kind of what eating off of fine china feels like. It seems like china is losing popularity. It used to be a feature on all wedding registries, and now most people don’t even bother. China may bring back memories of your grandmother’s old china hutch with…

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What this Blog is all About

To be honest, this blog started with a dinner party. Well, it started in my head much before then. But it really started with a Christmas dinner party. I had found a lady selling nine place setting of vintage Noritake Christmas China on Facebook Marketplace for $50. For years I had wanted something similar but thought I just couldn’t afford it. From there I took off with the whole idea and had…

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