Once a year for the past 30 years, local shoppers have gotten great deals on high end items at Junior League of Knoxville (JLK)’s annual Bag-A-Bargain, a giant rummage sale. The event is back in 2017 for its 31st year and will be held at the Jacob Building at Chilhowee Park on Saturday, March 4 from 8:00 a.m. until noon. Tickets are available for $5 at the door, or $4 with a canned good or coupon book for the Knox County Schools coupon book. All proceeds from the sale benefit JLK, a local member-based non-profit women’s organization that promotes voluntarism and supports women’s safety and education. In honor of the upcoming event, here are six great things to purchase at Bag-A-Bargain.
Today seemed like a good day to start this blog. After weeks of contemplating, researching, and brainstorming, I could barely contain my excitement to finally hit, “publish” and officially launch this site. I quickly completed the essentials on my to-do list so I would have a few hours to focus on writing. My head was filled with so many exciting possibilities. After all, I had a plan.
And then the basement flooded. Continue reading “When The Basement Flooded and I Started This Blog”