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Monday, February 8, 2010

Surprise Find

Thrifting has been slim picking around here lately, but I usually find something when I'm not really looking  Only one thing, but I had planned to purchase this new.

$1.99 at Goodwill!
 Like new, and had the double insulated bottom.
And no, it wasn't this shiny when I purchased it.
 My boy loves to fix hot tea, and I had sent the other teapot with him.
It's a lot more fun to boil your water in a kettle rather than a plain old boiler!
Have a blessed week!
Jackie

11 comments:

Melanie Redd said...

Like your site! I"m new to blogging world. Found your site through our mutual friend at Smelling Coffee.

I look forward to reading your future posts and hearing your ideas for saving a buck!

Blessings...

Melanie

Susie from Bienvenue said...

Now thats a good find...and now Im feeling the need for some coco..hehe

Country Dreaming said...

A great bargain for you and it looks grand!

Melinda

linda said...

Your new kettle looks brand new. Congrats on the great find!

I went to the Goodwill today, nothing...same ol' stuff!

Jennifer said...

Oh, I love a good thrift find...and ones that shine up so nicely at home. If the snow ever lets up and I can get out of the house again, I think I will treat myself to a little thrift hunting:) Something to look forward to!!

Nezzy said...

Woohoo!!! Is it a whistler??? I just love that sound.

From the snowy hills and hollers of the Ozarks, ya'll have a wonderfully blessed day!!!

M.L. @ The House of Whimsy said...

It looks beautiful all polished up. Lucky you!!!
Congratulations on your future first grandchild! I will say a prayer for your daughter, her challenges and her pregnancy. You're right, God knows the bigger plan. : )
M.L.

too Blessed to Stress said...

I {super big puffy heart} love that tea kettle! so sweet.

Congrats on becoming a grandma! I'm looking forward to what gramma name you decide on :)

thanks for coming by "too Blessed to Stress" I hope you'll be back often :)

~ Emily N. from "too Blessed to Stress"

Runner Mom said...

I love this!! I used to have one similar...and I was boiling water and completely forgot about it--probably was talking on the phone!! So, no more Cute tea pot!!

Sunny today but windy!!!!!!!!!!!
Hugs!
Susan

Gretchen said...

I just ordered a new tea kettle yesterday that looks like yours but it wasn't $1.99. Gosh, you are good! I rarely find that kind of bargain. Great job!

Gretchen

Kristen, The Pajama Mama said...

great find, Jackie!

Congrats on expecting your first grandbaby! How exciting!