Thrift Store Gems

Thrift Store Gems

Thrift Store Gems

I don’t usually go to the regular thrift store. We have better luck finding things at the kids’ thrift store. The regular store has so many breakables, and Jax does not like being contained while we shop anymore. So, I usually only go there when there is a specific house item I need. This morning(…)

Thrift Store Gems

Thrift Store Gems

We made our weekly trip to the kids’ thrift store today. I was a little nervous because yesterday Jax had 6 tantrums in 20 minutes at the mall (and would have had more if we hadn’t left!) And, I had gone there for him to show him a kids’ concert! Ugh. Thankfully, he was a(…)

Thrift Store Gems

Thrift Store Gems

We hadn’t gone to the kids’ thrift store in a while. The last time we went was right after the holidays and Jax had a bit of a tantrum when I wouldn’t let him carry a mirror around. I wanted to go once before his birthday, though, so we risked it today. Luckily, Jax was(…)

Thrift Store Gems

Thrift Store Gems

Sometimes I think I have some sort of thrift store “spidey sense” because I get the sudden urge to go look for something and I find it. Like the kitchen or dollhouse I found for Jax. Today I woke up with the urge to go to the regular thrift store (I usually visit the kid(…)

Thrift Store Gems

Thrift Store Gems

Sometimes it seems like I get an idea in my head for Jax and decide to keep an eye out at the thrift store for what I’d need to accomplish it, only to find it on my very next visit! It happened with the play kitchen and now with a dollhouse. A dollhouse for boys,(…)

Thrift Store Gems

Thrift Store Gems

We found mostly books this week at the thrift store. The toy shelves were cleaned out and there wasn’t much in Jax’s size on the clothes racks. But, the books we got are great! For just under $11, here’s what we got: All the books were 10% of the cover price. So the big $10(…)

Thrift Store Gems

Thrift Store Gems

We normally visit the kids’ thrift store once a week to look for books and clothes. Buying used not only saves money, but is a great way to live a little greener when it comes to kids’ items they outgrow quickly. The past two times we’ve gone, the store has been temporarily closed. So today(…)