Thursday, May 14, 2009

Repurposing flashcards…

family flashcard

I don't know about you, but what I love most about blogging is the creativity of bloggers. I am always amazed and impressed with what you all create. Second to the creativity is the generosity of bloggers. I feel so fortunate that fellow bloggers are willing to let me share their ideas and photos in my Thrifty Shopping column on

If you are looking to be inspired today, check out my Repurposing Flashcards article on Creative ideas and photos by talented Amy of WhisperWood Cottage and Junkologie. are featured. Thank you Amy!

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Articles on
Top 10 ideas for recycling greeting cards
Hoops and fabric equal art
Decorating with drop cloth curtains
10 uses for orphan sheets
Organizing with Gladware

To my fellow Minnesotans or anyone traveling to Minnesota this week…check out the following events taking place this week and weekend.
Linden Hills Neighborhood Garage Sale (my hood in south Minneapolis…updated news…the list came out and there are 67 homes registered)
May Antique Fair – A Cat and The Fiddle A Fair (Rosemount, MN)
Haupt Antiek Market (Rosemount, MN)
LeAnntiques (Hopkins, MN)
The French Flea (Anoka, MN)
Nic-Nac Paddywac’s (Osseo, MN)
Antique Alley (218 Central Avenue, Osseo, MN 55369; 763-420-3220)

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My name is PJ. said...

Hi Renee, I went to The Examiner and to Whisperwood. Really nice ideas, thanks!

trash talk said...

Wow! What a lot of great information you are sharing...wish I lived a little further north.

Terri and Bob said...

Wonder where the flashcards come from?

Susan said...

Never would have thought of that idea. Love it!

Robin said...

What a sweet idea, I love it.

Anonymous said...

I would not have thought of this wonderful idea. Go a step further and coffee/tea stain them!! Great idea.

V and Co. said...

oh i wish i could find some of those!!!

ALVN of WhisperWood Cottage and Junkologie said...

Thanks for the shout out, Renee!