Tag: vintage

Vintage Startex Linen/Cotton Blend Kitchen, Tea Towel

Vintage Startex Linen/Cotton Blend Kitchen, Tea Towel

For sale ((by Emily)) :: Vintage Startex Linen/Cotton Blend Kitchen, Tea Towel

Flash Labor Day Weekend Sale Going on at the SHOP

Flash Labor Day Weekend Sale Going on at the SHOP

Yay! Let’s have a sale! Over at the shop, new items are being “FLASH” posted throughout the weekend. All of these items are $10 and under! Also,

Time to shop!

Time to shop!

If you haven’t checked out my shop lately ((or ever)) — now would be a great time! I just stocked it up with some of our recent finds: like the vintage, silver-plated individual salt and pepper shakers pictured above!! Here is a little peek into what  Continue reading Time to shop!

Food for a Year — The Shop is OPEN!

Food for a Year — The Shop is OPEN!

I am so excited to announce I have decided to open shop. As you may know, I LOVE vintage kitchen linens and kitchenwares.  I am beginning to think I have graduated from a collector to a hoarder. And ain’t nobody got time to be a 

Miss Colleen’s Perfect Pound Cake ((a time-tested vintage recipe))

Miss Colleen’s Perfect Pound Cake ((a time-tested vintage recipe))

Well over a year ago, I was visiting mom & dad’s church. Actually, I was visiting the church AND the potluck dinner & I tasted this pound cake — buttery, dense, moist with a hint of lemon. I instantly began searching for the baker who 

Dear Alice, and a recipe for Orange Candied Walnuts

Dear Alice, and a recipe for Orange Candied Walnuts

Dear Alice,

A little bit over four weeks ago we were making plans. Looking through all of your cookbooks and mapping out our treats for Perry Christmas. The bread pudding with almond paste and raspberry sauce has been one we have talked about for years, and true to form – we talked all about it again.

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More Estate Sale Yumminess

More Estate Sale Yumminess

I have a great love for old. Well, it sounds cooler to say I love vintage – vintage art, dishes, furniture and especially kitchen items. I came across a small estate sale in my neighborhood last weekend. Oh, it may have been small but it 

One of my very favorite things…

One of my very favorite things…

If I can manage to carve a few hours out of a Saturday morning, my very first hope is to find a few great estate sales. I love the vintage kitchen tools and bakeware, well-used cookbooks full of detailed markings indicating her culinary flops and