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September 27, 2012

Getting Around Carmageddon

Filed Under: Zannee's Tips, Local fun

We currently live in Glendale, but we have lived all over Southern California including, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, North Hollywood, Miracle Mile, Van Nuys and Mission Hills. This weekends Carmageddon is not going to bother us in the least and we do have to drive.

September 24, 2012

Pre Dawn Vintage Surprise

Filed Under: Zannee's Tips, Local fun

This last weekend I had the pleasure of taking my daughter (the actor) to a downtown location film shoot at 5am in the morning. Yes, it was difficult to get up in the middle of the night, but the shoot was over at noon so we got to go home and take a nap. Which was good cause the entire shoot that morning had my daughter running in every scene.

… the location was also near Shareen Vintage….one of our favorite women’s Vintage dressing stores.

September 18, 2012

The Joys and Frustrations of Craig’s List

If you’re a down and dirty bargain hunter, there’s a good chance you already know and use Craig’s List.

I regularly scan Craig’s List (Los Angeles area postings) categories: Free stuff, Farm and Garden, (rocks and plants for my garden), Antiques, Household, General, Clothing /Accessories and Furniture for leads on local wholesalers, liquidators, jobbers and discounters

September 10, 2012

Grand Openings and Weekend Musings

As a frugal minded person, I am all for doing a lot of things yourself to save money. But my DIY efforts left me with a sprained hand leaving my right hand useless for a couple of days.

However, there was no way I was going to miss the “ By invitation only” Grand Opening Party at The Outlet by ELS on Saturday…. sprained hand or not!

September 04, 2012

Weekend Fix It

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I have a confession to make…. We live in a 1926 house that we did a bunch of expensive upgrades on when we first bought it.  But for the last 2 ½ years we’ve been living with an old, peeling, chipped, stained bath tub.  Yee gads… the horror! We originally repainted it, per someone’s suggestion…. What an epic fail!

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