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Treasure Hunting

Treasure Hunting

 I love poking around antique places, curio shops and book stores. Anywhere there is chance I might just find something rare and special is tops in my book.  Even as a little girl I loved old places and curious things. On my way home from Lunenburg last week, I thought I would pop into a great little place called Mother Hubbard's Cupboard for a visit. The name is perfect because….. it is in Hubbards, Nova Scotia! Those green lamps are so cool.

Just about a half hour drive from the city,  it is a wonderful place for a good treasure hunt. There are lots of little rooms to explore. Isn't this colour great?

 I love that they kept the little kitchen and used it to display kitcheny things.

 Chock a block with stuff!

Perfect way to escape the winter doldrums. Mannequins fascinate me:) This one is oddly dapper.

Some very impressive Christmas cactus plants dot the store and they are in bloom right now. Gorgeous!

I picked up an old small standing frame that is on hinges, so the picture can be angled. Needs someTLC. I could have purchased more but one must practice restraint. Right now there is a sale on, in some of the rooms everything is half price!

 Ok, I've probably put way too mamy pics up but it is a fun shop and I couldn't help myself.In fact I have a lot more to share but will spare you:) Tea anyone?

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About Shelagh Duffett

An artist and mum to a beautiful daughter. I live in the gorgeous province of Nova Scotia, Canada and write about bits and pieces of my life. Alice is the name of my grandmother, who was an amazing business woman and Paris is a city we LOVE. Art and tea are necessities!


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