Vintage Mail : and more memories of grandma | JunqueRethunque.com

Vintage mail and more memories of grandma.

Last week I got a lovely package in the mail from an acquaintance on Instagram, Chanelle Ambrose. She is an estate sale aficionado, and came across some quilt squares she … Continue Reading →


Taking a Creative Break | JunqueRethunque.com

Taking a Creative Break

For crying out loud, it’s October. Am I the only one out here thinking that? Everyone is all “pumpkin spice everything!” and “pretty leaves” and I’m all “holy crap there … Continue Reading →


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It’s Junk Ranch Time in Prairie Grove

I made the tough decision to not apply to any shows this fall. No junk selling, no handmade making… It’s been freeing, in some ways, but I also miss hanging … Continue Reading →


Easy Vintage Lighting Project | JunqueRethunque.com

Easy Vintage Lighting Project

A friend of mine put out the call for folks to come help her clean out some junk she needed gone, and I’m not one to turn away from a … Continue Reading →


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Champions, Cook-offs, and Community at the Washington County Fair

When I was a little girl I lived for the bright red candy apples I could get every year at the state fair. The midway was full of penny arcade … Continue Reading →


How to Watch a Meteor Shower | JunqueRethunque.com

How to watch a meteor shower.

My husband is an amateur astronomer, and my teenaged nephew is in town, and the Perseid meteor shower was peaking this week – so naturally, we had to go to … Continue Reading →


A Sense of Smell | JunqueRethunque.com

A sense of smell.

I have long been a fan of the smell of tomato plant leaves. They are peppery and earthy… really nothing at all like the sweet, tangy flavor of the fruit … Continue Reading →


Easy Jewelry Display Using Vintage Items | JunqueRethunque.com

Easy Jewelry Display Ideas Using Vintage Items

I have way more jewelry than I really wear, as probably some of you do as well. Things that belonged to someone special, things that were given to me by … Continue Reading →


Run in With a Whippersnapper | JunqueRethunque.com

Run-in With a Whippersnapper

You may or may not know that I have a thing for Dave Matthews Band. You can learn more here and here. So, I felt all grown up yesterday when … Continue Reading →


Celebrate the 4th with Music! | JunqueRethunque.com

Celebrate the 4th with Music!

This post is sponsored by HireInfluence, but all opinions are my own. When I was in my early 20s, a new mom with a baby and a “new” step-daughter, my … Continue Reading →