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Dejunked and Had Fun

June 5th, 2017 at 09:48 am

Ooh, I had fun in Minneapolis over the weekend. We sold a lot at our garage sale--mine was mostly cheap and small, but my friends sold air conditioners, pictures, dishes, etc. My BFF and I went to a vintage place in the uptown neighborhood and sold a a bunch of my mom's old earrings, including singletons they use for hat trimmings. We ate out one night, breakfasted out one morning, and had cocktails by the river another night. Very fun and made $68 on the jewelry and another $82 on the garage sale items. The driving was smooth and easy, I packed lunches and water so spent nothing on road food. I'm throwing the $68 into my 100K fund tomorrow, I think. The check for my teaching award also appeared, but I'm not quite sure where that's headed yet.
I sold a few things on FB before I left so will add $4 to that total and another 75cents I found in Minneapolis on Hennepin Avenue

7 Responses to “Dejunked and Had Fun”

  1. MonkeyMama Says:

    Does this mean that you have time to give me a UK list? Big Grin

  2. creditcardfree Says:

    I always found garage sales fun when I did them with friends...not so much other times!

  3. ceejay74 Says:

    So cool! Wish I could've made it up to meet you. Smile Where did you have cocktails on the river? St. Anthony Main?

  4. FrugalTexan75 Says:

    Sounds like a great weekend!

  5. My English Castle Says:

    ceejay--the sample room on Marshall. Very fun! Via Vintage was also fabulous.

  6. My English Castle Says:

    Monkey Mama--I started one and it disappeared. I promise tomorrow!

  7. PatientSaver Says:

    I like the idea of garage sales in theory, but whenever I go, there's nothing but junk with ridiculous prices! People are watching too much Antiques Roadshow and seem convinced their clear glass florist containers and beat-up shoes are going to make them rich. Ha!

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