Thankful Treasures

sosnm 2 in Bishopville, MD

sosnm 2 in Bishopville, MD


Christmas in Bishopville, MD at SOSNM 2


Our new shop in Bishopville, MD

Our new shop in Bishopville, MD

IMG_2428Hi everyone! Before I begin todays blog, Dee and I would like to thank all of our customers who visited our shop during  our 2nd Christmas Open house. It was wonderful to see familiar faces and new ones. Our shop was sparkling and smelling like Christmas. Thank you to all who commented on how great our shop looked. Dee and I had a great time with all of you.

Well, that brings me right to Thanksgiving and being thankful. Dee and I want to extend a big hug and thanks to all of our customers. You all are true treasures.We would like to wish a Happy Thanksgiving to you, your families, and friends. Many blessings.

Don’t forget to stop in to see Dee with your Christmas lists. She can help you select unique gifts for your friends and loved ones.

Make sure you check our Calendar for events, closings, and early closings. Updates on facebook too.

Excitement is building up for opening our new location in Bishopville, MD.

It’s looking very pretty. Our shop in Bishopville, MD is a smaller version of our Jessup, MD location. Dec. 2 will be our open date.

Todays recipe:

Cheddar Herb Biscuits with Smoke Turkey with Cranberry(you can substitute with regular turkey from Thanksgiving)

The recipe uses a cranberry horseradish sauce that we have in store.

We have great products that we can help you make a pretty gift basket for IMG_2432gift giving.


Sparkle and Jingle all the Way

Thanks to all who stopped by on last Friday and Saturday. It was great being in town, I think Dee and I were definitely shining like a diamond. Glitz and glitter , mixed in with some snow does a heart good!

I love getting out our Christmas decorations to make our store festive. So much to share about what’s going on in our shops, yes two shops! I’ve been busy getting both shops ready for the holidays. I’m planning on coming up the eastern shore on Tuesday. We are getting ready for our Christmas Open House on Nov.20-21. Check our calendar for hours. Surprises, refreshments, fun, and beautiful gifts.

updates on calendar

Recipe Stonewall Lemon Cheesecake Tartlets(made with SK lemon curd)

We currently are carry the Lemon curd!

Come in soon, lots of great gifts and seasonal decorations.Unique antique and collectables are displayed throughout our huge shop. Our finds come from our estate sales , antiquing , auctions, and many more venues.  Let us help you select the perfect gift. We can help you make up a gift basket for a friend or special person in your life.

Our second shop will be officially opening on Dec. 2 in Bishopville, MD , our address is 10657 Bishopville RD.

Don’t forget to bring a friend or two when you come to our shop, its more fun with friends.

Do you need advent candles? We have them! Also have a set that has candles and brass holder. Hurry in, get you advent wreath candles.

Hope all of you have a great week, Dee and I hope to see you at the Open House, blessings.

We have a few special surprises for our Open House. Don’t miss it.


Times Flying!


imageTime, and our season of Fall is flying by! I know I have brought up this subject before! I’m not sure what’s going on, but it’s Halloween this weekend!

Then we will be sharing how thankful we are for our blessings, sitting around a table with our closest friends and family for Thanksgiving.




Thanks to the graphics for our graphics.




So is it too early to think of Christmas?Well, I don’t think so!

Here are some photos from last year to get us in the mood.

Next Thursday we will be creating some Christmas magic in the shop.Can’t wait.

Next Friday we will stay open till 5:00p.m. (This will be new hours for our first Friday of the month.11:00a.m.-5:00p.m.)

We will continue to be open on  first Saturday of the month10:00a.m.- 3:00p.m.

I love decorating with Christmas vintage items.

I think I love it so much because it warms my heart thinking about all the wonderful Christmases I had as a child and the ones I cherish when my boys were young. Now I have two wonderful grandchildren to start over the traditions. More blessings to come.







A couple of my favorite things I like to use to decorate with our old sleds, skates,snow shovels and vintage ornaments. Tie some fresh greens on a sled or skates stand them on your porch or by the front door. Sling your skates over your sled. Do you have a chair on the porch? Lay your skates on your chair, tie a bow with greens or holly. Put a snowman next to it.

We will have skates decorated for you to hang and maybe a snow shovel decorated! Come in soon! They won’t last!

Fill glass bowls,jars and vases with vintage ornaments, add fake snow and greens. Instant festive decor!




Wednesday’s Recipe:


After your turkey dinners from Thanksgiving and Christmas, slice that turkey for delich sandwiches.

Multi grain bread, mayo, turkey, field green lettuce, salt and pepper on turkey, stonewall kitchen cranberry relish, and my favorite is a little stuffing on it. Now it is also good without the stuffing too.

This a Stuffed Tom Turkey.

Come in and get your cranberry relish. Lots of good recipes with the cranberry relish.


Cozy Cottages


Don’t forget to register and buy your ticket to our Valentines Tea.  Details on home page.

image image image image imageAlso, check out our Estate Sale page. We are having one Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.




Deck The Halls


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imageHi I promised I would share some photos of the halls decked out! I still need a to do a little more outside and final touches. But the majority is complete!  I got some good advice from one of my dearest friends. She told me to go get a wine glass and take the bottle in my room, put up my feet and relax.

Well, maybe two glasses will be o.k., right Santa??? I sure don’t want to end up on the naughty list.  I might take a few pictures in daytime because I’m not happy how they turned out.  Hope you have a relaxing evening. Sit back and enjoy the photos. We would love for our customers or our visitors on our website to share decorating photos we could post on our website.  Stay tune for some retakes of photos in daylight. And a few close ups. My decorating style is nostalgic , romantic, traditional, seaside, and glitzy .

It is everything my husband and I remember when we were growing up. This comforts me with the memories of all of our family who passed on.

As I was decorating I was thinking of my mom and my dad, grandmothers how we loved decorating and just being with one another. Baking and cooking together. They were special times. I’m trying to pass on those special moments to my grandchildren . Make sure you take time to be with your family and friends. That is what is important. And we must remember why we celebrate Christmas. Jesus is the reason for the season.

Thanks for visiting . P.S. Tomorrow we will discuss some of my decorations, right now I’m going to have that wine! You too, join me!

Vintage Christmas gifts

Do you know someone who loves vintage treasures?

Be creative. Using vintage items, incorporate their favorite things!

My source:HGTV

Vintage containers make great gifts to hold treasures for your loved ones.

Come into our shop, we have plenty of vintage items to select from.