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I spent a lot of time walking around Brooklyn with my kids in the stroller, and there was always some lovely treasure sitting on the sidewalk waiting for me. Dry cleaning tickets, valet parking stubs, and a plethora of playing cards.



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thanks for letting me in on this! i'll enjoy checking in every chance i get. i have wondered often how life in california was treating you. hope you are all well and happy!

09.1.2008 | Unregistered CommenterRosalene

I am geekily excited about this site, B. And I made your taco soup last week. Big hit. Now we're going to try the pumpkin enchiladas. The recipes were a wonderful gift. I love it. And you!

09.2.2008 | Unregistered CommenterApes

These remind me of all the things Maira Kalman has found on the streets. Gotta love the beauty in the simplicity (and the fact that they are priceless treasures).

09.5.2008 | Unregistered CommenterPatricia

love this post! I never really bother to look down at my feet and picking things up... but this looks great as a collection, I'll be keeping my eyes peeled from now on :)

09.6.2008 | Unregistered Commenterfamapa

I love seeing someone else finding and picking up playing cards. I am "lucky" enough to live near a downtown casino, so I find lots of cards on walks in our neighbourhood. I'd like to gather a whole deck - the more run-over the better...

09.16.2008 | Unregistered CommenterRandi

me too ! that's fun ! Look here : http://www.calirezo.com/site/index.php?page=galerie&cat=photo

08.5.2009 | Unregistered Commentercali rezo

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