I didn't have high hopes for a pop culture bonanza this weekend because I really only planned to hit up a local church sale. I've always found at least one treasure at this church's sales in the past, so I decided to roll out of bed on a gloomy Saturday morning and take a look. Well, that decision paid off. Church sales can be hit or miss. People line up outside before … [Read more...] about The yard sales were all-pro this weekend
The clouds parted and that great yellow orb in the sky finally showed itself once again this weekend, and it couldn't have come at a better time, since several nearby neighborhoods were having their community yard sales. I had bit of success... I found some fun items at the sales this weekend, including LEGO sets -- one still sealed -- for a dollar each, an unopened Star … [Read more...] about This weekend’s yard sale finds
This past Saturday may have been the last gasp for neighborhood yard sales around here. I hit up two different neighborhoods and may not have found a ton of items, but what I did find made me very happy. Not a bad haul. I cherrypicked some records from someone who had a pretty sizable collection for sale at a dollar a pop. If I knew anything about vintage LPs, I probably … [Read more...] about I caught the big one at this weekend’s yard sales
This past weekend was THE weekend for yard sales around here. Three large neighborhood sales were happening within five miles of me, and I couldn't wait to hit the streets. I won't say that I had a stellar day, but there were some pretty good finds. The Scene-It DVD games are everywhere, but the Harry Potter version is the one to buy if you can find it. I was lucky to find … [Read more...] about Prepare for battle! This weekend’s yard sale finds
Th flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping, and people are hauling their crap out to the driveway hoping to make a buck or two. Yard sale season has arrived! On Saturday, some small neighborhoods near me were having their community sales. One was an older neighborhood, which I usually do well at, but it was a bust this time. The next neighborhood sale was the kind where … [Read more...] about It’s the most wonderful time of the year
My neighborhood held its Fall yard sale this past Saturday. The number of families putting out their junk seemed to have been smaller than usual, but the quality was not too shabby. Here's what I found... All that for under 20 bucks. I love the old games -- you see these fairly often in antique shops, but they're usually beat up and the boxes have split corners, but the … [Read more...] about Yard Sale Finds — Star Wars LEGO mega score!