Category: Barn Sales

Art Inspiration with Megan Gill

For my sister’s wedding shower we had a painting party with a charcuterie board and a few bottles of wine. About twenty ladies chatted and painted. It was one of the most enjoyable parties I have ever helped to host, by far the best girls night. I came across Megan Gill’s pineapple art class and

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Sweet Onidas Barn Sale

I can hardly believe it’s already time to mark our calendars for the next Sweet Onidas Barn Sale. It will be hosted September 22 and 23 in Bloomington Springs, Tennessee. Set your GPS for 4034 Shepardsville Highway. Sweet Onidas is a wonderful local sale and all of your favorite vendors will be there! So start

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Mark your Calendars for the Strawberry Patch Market

The Strawberry Patch Market is scheduled for September 7th through the 9th. Be sure to mark it on your calendar! Go here to follow the event on Facebook. There you can keep up with the latest event details, newest vendors, and special shopping hours. The Strawberry Patch has been voted as a top barn sale by

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The Common Everyday Blessings

As the years pass, I am coming more and more to understand that it is the common, everyday blessings of our common everyday lives for which we should be particularly grateful. -Laura Ingalls Wilder It has been a wonderful Fourth of July week full of pop up thunderstorms and an abundance of garden vegetables. There is a

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Tallulah’s Around Town Friday at the Firecracker

The Firecracker Flea Market is this Friday and several vendors are getting ready to set up shop. A few vendors, like Tallulah’s Around Town, are at the top of my list. She is traveling from Knoxville to be here. I cannot wait to do some clothing shopping in her Airstream! She will only be set up on

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Firecracker Flea Market at the Fairgrounds

The Firecracker Flea Market and Barn Sale is at the Putnam County Fairgrounds on Friday, June 30 and Saturday, July 1st. This will be a large scale barn sale with all of your favorite vendors and food trucks. There are indoor and outdoor booths. The event will be held rain or shine. Be sure to

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The Beginner’s Guide to Barn Sales

Barn sales are an eclectic combination of flea market shopping, visiting the county fair, and attending a yard party. Good sales are a full-scale event complete with an abundance of food and live music.  Each booth has a personality and is chocked full of carefully curated collections. Seeing elaborately decorated booths provides fuel for home

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Good Times Ahead in these Last Weeks of Spring

“The beautiful spring came; and when nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also.”
-Harriet Ann Jacobs
There are only a few more weeks of spring. With the joys of summer approaching, it is easy to skip over these last weeks and jump to the good times ahead. But there is still time to get done all of the items on the Spring to-do list. Tackle the spring-cleaning projects. Plant flowers. Change out the front door wreath. Eat plenty of fresh strawberries.

Mark your Calendar for Til The Cows Come Home

Til the Cows Come Home is scheduled for May 12th and 13th at Mullins Farm. 903 South Dry Valley Road in Cookeville. Outdoor shopping at its best.  Follow along with them on Facebook to read the vendor spotlight articles. These fun photos below are from their previous sale, featured on their facebook page.

Next Weekend is Sweet Onida’s Barn Sale

Next weekend, the Sweet Onida’s Barn Sale will be in Bloomington Springs on May 5th and May 6th at 4353 Shepardsville Hwy. Vendors, live music, and food. Admission will be $5. My shopping list always has vintage jewelry. I am especially excited about getting a Tennessee monogramed baseball tee. On Saturday there will be music by the Grays. Be sure to mark your calendar! Photos from the Sweet Onida’s facebook page.