Thoughtful Christmas Gift Ideas for him & her

Black Friday Presents, Cheerful holiday music is playing in store, wrapping paper’s lining the check-out areas and the shopping line-ups have begun – December 25th is upon us. Last year I really didn’t have to think about gifts much as I decided to make home made food [spice/seasoning] rubs in decorative fabric topped jars for all […]

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La Nouvelle-France Antiquités – The Price is Right

It’s Monday and after a busy weekend (and day) I am eager to continue reporting on my recent trip and finds. Out of all the places I recently visited in QUÉBEC CITY I must say La Nouvelle-France Antiquités was one of my favourite shops is town. To be honest after exploring most of the antique landmarks there […]

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Where to Buy Antiques and Collectibles in Quebec City and Beyond: Part 1

Good Day Readers, I have been M.I.A the past two days getting my condo in the sky conditionally sold. I can finally report I am one step closer to moving back to the country and collecting some handsome antiques. YEEHAW! I am heading out on a remarkable road trip soon and can’t wait to share all the juicy details and picturesque photos with […]

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Top Places to Buy Antiques in the World

Are you an avid traveler or someone who will go the extra mile in search of astonishing antiques and vintage one-offs? There is nothing better than being a tourist or playing tourist in a hot spot near or far. Antique hunting treasure troves can be found all over the globe. When I get globe trotting I plan to […]

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Second-hand Gift Giving: Is It Okay to Give a Used Gift?

So here’s is the deal, I would say 60% of the gifts I give to people are second-hand items. That number may seem high and/or crazy but it is no word of a lie. I am sure you may ask yourself after hearing this statement -is it really okay to give someone a used gift or is […]

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