Sunday Thrifting Success at T.J.Maxx

by Dagmar Bleasdale on February 11, 2013

boy sledding down a driveway, standing on sledAfter all that preparation for Nemo, we didn’t lose power. The wind wasn’t that bad, but we did get about 18 inches of snow.

Landon had a blast “snowboarding” down the driveway on his sled. Little daredevil.

I shoveled out the car with L’s help, which involved him climbing on the roof and me yelling, “Be careful!” — and sure enough he slid down the front window, down the hood, and into the snow.

He wanted to do it again, of course, but I didn’t want my car all scratched up. It’s an old car but it still looks good for a reason.

Off we went to have breakfast at Panera Bread.

I had to return a tablecloth to T.J.Maxx next to Panera and wouldn’t you know it, it was my lucky day.

I got all of this for just $12:

thrifting success at T.J.Maxx

  • Set of 2 German thermo porcelain bowls: $2 (yes, please!)
  • Pie tin for another pie tin organizer: $2
  • Nike socks for L’s teddy bears: $2
  • 75 Tools Every Man Needs books (a joke gift for Don since he already has all those tools as a carpenter and knows how to use them): $3
  • Undershelf basket: $3

Did you score a great deal lately?

{ 5 comments… read them below or add one }

@Mandi411 February 13, 2013 at 6:54 PM

Hi there! I have ventured over from Twitter. I’m enjoying this little peak into your world! XOXO Mandi Roach


Louise February 12, 2013 at 5:24 AM

Excellent bargains! I haven’t had a good deal in a while… hope to make one soon.


Danielle @ finds a good thing February 12, 2013 at 12:44 AM

Looks like you struck gold. I think its genius to use those socks for a bear. As for me I found a free bin at a used bookstore yesterday. So I got three pregnancy books for free. I love getting great deals.


Dagmar Bleasdale February 12, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Yay, free books are the best!


Runt February 11, 2013 at 5:26 PM

What?! That’s awesome! I love finding a good deal! I have a post I wrote a few posts back about a shopping trip I did. You should check it out, the best deal I got is so swoon worthy!!


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