When you walk into your fave thrift store and the worker says "Oh good, glad you're here. There are books back there that I know you'll want." All of these for $4.00
And below, a thick wool vintage plaid pendleton, a table cloth with cats (for Audra), four brand new composition books (for Adiran's hobby of gluing tractors he cuts out from magazines), a pancake flipper that is handmade in the USA, a spatula and a rod iron plant hanger. $4.75.