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Thrifty Christmas Gifts On A Budget With Christmas just around the corner, you may be thinking about your gift budget. I know I am. Which is why I came up with this list of thrifty Christmas gifts for you! Luckily we get most of our gifts at flea markets and thrift stores, so it costs A LOT less for us. I wanted to put together this list of gift ideas on a budget for you, because it's...

127 Yard Sale: 11 Tips For A SuccessFul Trip 127 Yard Sale Highlights We just finished an epic yard sale. It wasn’t just one yard sale, but 690 miles of yard sales that spanned over 6 states and over 4 days! This yard sale was the 127 Yard Sale. In case you haven’t heard about it yet (we just learned about it 2 years ago), it’s a 690 mile stretch of yard sales that run from Gadsden, Alabama to Addison,...

Funny Yard Sale Signs Who doesn't love a great yard sale?! We sure do! And we love it when we spot some funny yard sale signs. We love hunting for treasures at different sales (we do the drive-by to see if there is anything good), and have also enjoyed the profit from hosting our own. One thing that is crucial for getting people to any yard sale is having good signage. We do a decent job with large...

It's no secret that I love flipping items. But I especially love it when there are days like this one when a few flipping sales can equal a couple grand! This 24 hours had 3 items that sold, that equaled $2,400! That's a good day! All three items were bought from OfferUp. (It's starting to be one of my favorite places to buy things from!) Two of them sold on Facebook Marketplace and one on eBay. We have...

Last month was a whirlwind of a month. We went from trying to frantically sell everything and move into our 5th wheel by July 24th, to being approached by a production company mid July and shoot a promo for a reality show. So now we are living in limbo and not exactly sure what is going on. Ha. We have still been doing flea market flips, as that is our primary income, but our focus has...

Can you believe summer is already coming to a close? Sorry to be the bearer of bad news to some of you. I was not trying to ruin the end of your summer. (Although some of you may be welcoming school starting again. :) )   Many of you are starting to get in the back to school mode if you have kids, and maybe you have been thinking about things you can do as a...

Garage Sale Tips: 7 Tips To Help You Make More Money At Your next Sale   Are you thinking about having a garage sale, but you want it to be profitable enough to be worth it? Check out these garage sale tips that we recently used to help us make $913 at our last yard sale! We are in the process of selling everything off and moving into a 5th wheel this summer, so we had a lot to...

Last week was a pretty great sales week! We had one day in particular that was a high sale day. We sold 3 items for a total of $1,070!  Two were sold on eBay and one was sold through a Facebook selling group. The first item we sold was a coin operated arcade game. I had brought it out at our yard sale in the week prior and put a $350 sticker on it. It didn't...

*This post may contain affiliate links. We may receive a commission on purchases made through links at no extra cost to you. Thank you so much for supporting this site. Read the full disclosure here.*  We recently have had 2 yard sales, and are planning a third pretty soon. We are selling everything to go travel the country by way of RV starting THIS summer!  (We still have SO MUCH to get done). At the last...

* Affiliate links may be used on this post. Please see my full disclosure for more details. * The 2016 sales totals are in! We hit over six figures! We made $133,054 in sales last year flipping flea market, thrift store and yard sale items. Holy cow! We more than tripled our 2015 income totals ($42K). In May of 2016 I decided to quit my 'regular' job, and focus more on flipping items full time. It was a decision...