About noon yesterday, my darling pal Charlie and I took off to wander the wilds of the San Fernando Valley!
One of the things I love about the Valley is that, unlike LA proper, there are large pockets that are frozen in their respective time periods. And you can see streets that still look like they did in the 40s, or the 50s, or the 60s, etc.
So, me being me, and Charlie obliging, we first wandered through a couple of thrift shops, you know, just to work up an appetite. The first one offered up no gifts. The second wasn't much more generous, BUT-- I did manage to find this cunning little device called a 'Nab-A-Nap'! Unused and in it's original box. It will be going in the Etsy shop:
I've also been needing a basic cheap wall clock for the kitchen and happened on this:
By now, we were good and hungry and so it was off to:
The next stop was the highlight of the day. (Cool Cookie, MJ, TJB and Kabuki Zero are gonna plotz!) We paid a visit to "Daddy Caddy":
After this ocular orgasm, we were so wiped out it was time to head home. And we were attempting to do so when suddenly I saw a sign and screeched to a halt. I grabbed my biggest recycled shopping bag from the back seat intending to do some serious consuming, but it was a case of false advertising:
Back on our side of the hill, we had one last thing to attend to: