Shopping in Ithaca, NY: August Break #5

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Blue Birds Antiques

Cool vintage mannequin

Cheap vintage bling jewelery

Lovely old stuff

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yes that really is me taking a picture of myself in a changing room

(i am getting wierdier by the day)

(i blame the children)

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why I love consignment stores

this one is called Trader's K…and I cleaned up

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pink gilded old architect

(they just don't make it like this anymore)

(yes,that was kinda an old man comment)

(i blame the children)

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An unexpected curved walkway leads to…

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an unexpected plot of hydrangeas

&

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A tucked away river garden, behind their huge public library.

And finally after going the WRONG way down a one way street,

(i seem to keep  endangering myself  in a distracted way)

(i blame the children)

I, a teensy bit frazzled, took the wrong turn leaving the commons and stumbled apon

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the sugar shack!

Of course we got out to get some shaved ice.

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I got peach flavored shaved ice.

It was delightful.

 

Ithaca…only 40 minutes North of us, and such a hip, earthy college town.

Its like a little slice of Vermont in our back yard.

 

Escaping for the whole day to shop, eat, antique, without children was to this lady a 7-hour-vacation.

Thanks "cuz" Mariah for going with me…patiently waiting for me in changing rooms for an eternity, and while  waiting whileI click away at random things like every 9 feet.

I am easily entertained.

(just blame my children).

Cheers,


  

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