Because you never know when you might need a plastic goldfish.

Recently my best friend from high school, Cathey, lost her dad. I flew back to the US to be with her, and on the last night there I went to a thrift store late in the day. I fell in love with this cow. It was so dark when I CONTINUE >

I bought this on a deep discount from a big box store in the US. Every once in awhile it’s great to find kitsch in those places!

I found this at a folk art festival in Athens where we have our family farm. There is a lots of great art and music in Athens, and I love this mask, both its texture and the shimmering glaze on it.

The US Embassy staff has a great rummage sale once a year. I bought this from a US Expat here in Dar. It hangs in my office.