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Musings of a Garbage Picker

Musings of a Garbage Picker

Well it’s Friday and yesterday was Garbage day but I didn’t see anything worth picking up! I did see a woman driving down the road eying the garbage at the curb in a van FILLED with garbage. She was like a traveling poster for the show Hoarders. I hope that when people see me checking … Continue reading

A new Potential Treasure!

A new Potential Treasure!

After dropping my daughter off at school yesterday — on Garbage Day — I spotted an awesome sideboard on the curb next to a pile of trash. Rrrrrt (sound of brakes being hit!) I pulled over to inspect it and found only minor problems, a bent hinge, water marks on the top, and one dent. … Continue reading

From Curb To Treasure

From Curb To Treasure

I love Garbage Day! I enjoy the remote chance that someone may have thrown out something that I can turn into a treasure. I found this table at the curb last year and I brought it home with Shabby Chic sugar plums dancing in my head! I sat it in the back yard and then … Continue reading