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Have you checked our Maize Hutton's blog? She always finds incredible things at thrift stores/ church bazaars. I am hoping to become a thrifty girl too once we land in TX. The girls haven't provided much of an opportunity to shop for any length of time until recently. Oh - I tried your green beens last night with my pan-fried pork chops. They were delicious! Thanks.


Isn't it going to start snowing there in like two weeks?

You need to go do more thrifing (and, yeah, post pictures. If I'm gonna be jealous, I want to be REALLY jealous).

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