Category Archives: Ebay

Estate Sales; Are They Right For You?

if you are looking for furniture, appliances, designer clothes, kitchenware, jewelry or porcelain figurines for personal use or to sell estate sales are a great resource for you. Continue reading

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Royal Grafton China 1876 – 2007

The Jones family went on to use the trade name “Grafton”. Grafton China then became Royal Grafton after being given a royal warrant by Queen Mary. Royal Warrants are a mark of recognition to individuals or companies who have supplied goods or services for at least five years. Warrants have always been regarded as demonstrating excellence and quality, and are highly prized. Continue reading

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It’s Not “Just Chocolate” Anymore

you can’t help it, you bite down and the explosion of rich dark chocolate covers your mouth in a sensoral ecstasy. Continue reading

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Accessibility of Art and the Work of the Masters featuring Ludwig Munninger

I read the paperwork and learned the name of the artist and the painting “Ice Skaters in the Evening Sun” I started looking through the other boxes and came across other plates with reproductions Muninger’s work. They were gorgeous! Continue reading

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Anna Perenna Celebration Series with P. Buckley Moss

Many lovers of art, the world over, are familiar with the works of P. Buckley Moss. She is well known for her rural landscapes and depiction of family life in the rural and farm communities of West Virginia and Pennsylvania. … Continue reading

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Holiday Chocolate – Gingerbread M&M’s for Christmas

Every Holiday season M&M’s comes out with new flavors to experiment with on the chocolate loving public. for Halloween it was Candy Corn M&M’s which were good but not wow. Then Pumpkin Spice for Thanksgiving. These were okay. I mean, … Continue reading

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Brave Merida for Christmas

Then came the Merida Snow globe from Brave. This is a simple yet elegant globe that hearkens back to the quality evident at the beginning of the Century. Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Carry On A Cottage Industry

Over the last few years or so there has been a resurgence of the British World War II slogan “Keep Calm and Carry On”. It is a design that was inspired by the world war II poster commissioned by King George VI in 1939. Continue reading

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Hercules, A Treasure Remembered and Found Again

I hope Disney decides to start making more snowglobes again like it did in the last decade. I know they still make them but not like they were six or seven years ago. Until that time I’ll enjoy the few that I have and the Hercules Globe I’ll always keep. Continue reading

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Cherry M&M’s for Valentines

If you like cherries with your chocolate or chocolate with your cherries I think you’ll find these quite satisfying. But remember, this love affair of chocolate and cherry, like all great passions, is for a limited time. Embrace it while you can. Continue reading

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Scrapbooking with Cricut

I remember my aunts were very involved with it decades ago. Everything the did was with scissors, glue, tape, material and so on. That still goes on today but one of the products that seem to really revolutionized the scrapbooking world are the Cricut machines made by Provo Craft. Continue reading

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Cricut Expression by Provo Craft

Unlike traditional die-cutting machines, the Cricut Expression is portable and cuts quickly and easily. Just select the image you want and press cut. Continue reading

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Jack Skellington is Coming to Town!

I also found a great mug of Jack with his jack-o-Lantern in a beautiful orange and black color scheme. I especially like all of the detail in jack’s art work and the lyrics in the background. Continue reading

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Coffee with Disney’s Tinkerbell

One of the great things about Disney is they are constantly changing their products and product designs. It gives the Disney artists an opportunity to express the Disney characters in new and different ways Continue reading

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The Jonas Brothers Burnin’ it up!

In the summer of 2008 I took my daughter to what I thought was going to be an experience to endure not enjoy. It was The Jonas Brothers Burnin’ It Up tour concert at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. What I thought was going to be 5 hours of pain ended up being a really great time. Continue reading

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