Prairie Sisters Party – Vintage Market Eye Candy!

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I left Thursday afternoon to head to Stevensville, MT to help my friend Barbara pack up for the Prairie Sisters Party in Kalispell held on Saturday. These gals put on a heck of a show and really know how to make their vendors feel pampered and welcome!  First of all, they have JUNK HUNKS!  What are junk hunks?  They're big, tall, hunky … [Read more...]

Take Your “Pick” and Deep Dark Funks

thebackyardbungalow.com Barbara and Joe

I'm  in a funk. The longer Mr. Wonderful is gone, the deeper the funk. I guess this is what 28 years of marriage does for a relationship. You become so entwined that separation is painful. I really start to lose my mind.  I become completely irrational. Imagine what I was like when Mr. Wonderful was gone to Iraq for a … [Read more...]

Road Trip!!! “At Home” with Barb and Tom

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One of my favorite things about going to vintage markets like the Prairie Sisters Party and The Vintage Whites Market is meeting other vendors.  Like-minded individuals who love junk! I introduced you to Barbara of At Home Montana here.  She and her husband, Tom, are wonderful people and I adore them.  Tom, like Mr. Wonderful, does most of … [Read more...]

Party on!

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Every morning I get up around 6 AM, make myself a latte' and sit down to read my email and write my blog post.  Yesterday my 150, or more, emails got the best of me and I never did get my blog post written.  I guess my brain was having a little meltdown after the long weekend preparing and participating in the Prairie Sisters Party.  As much fun … [Read more...]

Prepping and Primping for Prairie Sisters

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I promised you more pictures of what I was working on for the Prairie Sisters Party, but first I want to share with you why I call my husband Mr. Wonderful. As I mentioned, yesterday was the official release date of his book "Fobbit" and he sent ME flowers.  I should have been sending HIM flowers, but NO...he sent ME flowers.  And his … [Read more...]