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Friday, August 23, 2013

I Survived! and The Green Market Comes to Work

 Well, I survived the garage sale and would classify it as a success.  There were only a few items (relatively speaking) left for donating.  I intended to take pictures but honestly, I was BUSY!  The weather was beautiful and the shoppers were out in force.  There was a steady stream of cars all day.

The house is slowly returning to normal and I’m planning to spend a lot of time in my craft room this weekend.

Since I want to spend all my time sewing, I got a jump start on my food shopping today…at the office.  Yes, at the office.  Every other Friday we have a Green Market in our atrium.  Vendors come to sell their wares and it saves me a trip to the Farmer’s Market that I told you about here.

Here are a few pictures from today…

Artisan Cheeses

Lovely Orchids

A variety of other plants

Spices
 
Vegetables
Breads
Spreads and Dips
Greek and Italian Olive Oils
Teas
There weren’t very many vendors today but those that I use the most were there…except for the coffee lady.  My husband likes to try coffee beans from different countries around the world.  She’ll be back next time, I’m sure.

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I finally got around to purchasing this…
I bought the ebook version and it’s already on my computer…just waiting for me to grab a jelly roll and get busy.
I’ll have more to share later in the weekend but for now, I have some cutting to do...a special project for my college student!
Hope you all have a wonderful weekend J

8 comments:

  1. I bet you are exhausted! How nice to have that market come to you!
    Enjoy your weekend of sewing!!
    XO Kris

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  2. The market at your work looks amazing, Jeanna. I'd never get any work done on market day - I'd be buying (and eating) bread and cheese all day! :oD

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  3. Wow shopping at work! What a great idea!!!
    The cheeses look lovely, wish I could have some...
    Let us know how you find that book, please. It sounds interesting!
    Esther
    esthersipatchandquilt at yahoo dot com
    Ipatchandquilt dot wordpress dot com

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  4. WOW--what a great market--and every week? Super...thanks for the peek....Julierose

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  5. Wow, that's amazing! Fancy having a farmers market in your office - I love it. Lovely looking produce too. Keep up the good work with the blog! x
    http://asaucystitch.blogspot.co.uk

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  6. Now that's the way to shop! How wonderful that they come to you at work! Saves time and fresh as can be to boot! Glad to hear the sale was a success, Jeanna! Happy Sewing!
    Cheers!

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  7. How lucky are you to have a market right where you work? Delicious. Glad the garage sale was a success, I hate those things, I'd rather just give the whole thing to the local hospice store and call it a day. Lazy I know.

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  8. Lucky you to have a green market at your place of work! How wonderful is that!!

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